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Quotation by George Orwell
Politically, Swift was one of those people who are driven into a sort of perverse Toryism by the follies of the progressive party of the moment.
George Orwell (1903–1950), British novelist. (1946). "Politics vs. Literature: An Examination of Gulliver's Travels," CEJL, vol. 4, "In Front of Your Nose: 1945-1950," p. 207.
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