Fahrenheit 451 Critical Lens Quotes

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Lois Lowry once said, “Submitting to censorship is to enter the… world where choice has been taken away and reality distorted. And that is the most dangerous world of all.” This quote perfectly explains the major theme of Fahrenheit 451, which is censorship. Due to the use of censorship by the government, people in this society are unable to form their own opinions, make their own choices, and are forced to live with distorted realities of the world they actually live in.
One example of censorship in the book is what can be seen on the parlour walls. This is explained through the quote, “... Tv parlour?... It is an environment as real as the world. It becomes and is the truth. Books can be beaten down with reason. But with all my knowledge...

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