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Quotation by George Orwell
What can you do against the lunatic who is more intelligent than yourself, who gives your arguments a fair hearing and then simply persists in his lunacy.
George Orwell (1903–1950), British author. Winston Smith, in Nineteen Eighty-Four, pt. 3, ch. 3 (1949).
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