This is a quote from the book "Animal Farm" by George Orwell
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“Comrades, you have heard already about the strange dream that I had last night. But I will come to the dream later. I have something else to say first. I do not think, comrades, that I shall be wi th you for many months longer, and before I die, I feel it my duty to pass on to you such wisdom as I have acquired. I have had a long life, I have had much time for thought as I lay alone in my stall , and I think I may say that I understand the nature of life on this earth as well as any animal now living. It is about this that I wish to speak to you.

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