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George Orwell’s 6 Rules for Good Writing are 6 Rules for a Good Life

“The great enemy of clear language is insincerity.”

“Most people who bother with the matter at all would admit that the English language is in a bad way.” So began one of George Orwell’s most celebrated essays, ‘Politics and the English Language’. He was writing in 1946, Europe was broken by the Second World War…

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Steven Gambardella

I am a history PhD sharing the lessons of philosophy and history with practical benefits for your life and work. Get in touch: stevengambardella@gmail.com