The Triumph of Winston Smith

George Orwell portrayed a bleak future for Winston Smith, but Orwell did not have any faith. Solzhenitsyn was, in effect, Winston Smith and not only had faith but triumphed against state tyranny with his faith intact.

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“Only those

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who decline to scramble up

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the career ladder

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are interesting

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as human beings.

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Nothing is more boring

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than a man with a career.”

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, The Gulag Archipelago 1918-1956.

 

 

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