After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music.
Quote by Aldous Huxley
Facts are ventriloquists dummies. Sitting on a wise man's knee they may be made to...
Most human beings have an almost infinite capacity for taking things for granted.
The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age,...
An intellectual is a person who has discovered something more interesting than sex.
Defined in psychological terms, a fanatic is a man who consciously over-compensates a secret doubt.
Chastity - the most unnatural of all the sexual perversions.
To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries.
No man ever dared to manifest his boredom so insolently as does a Siamese tomcat...
Happiness is a hard master, particularly other people's happiness.
The finest works of art are precious, among other reasons, because they make it possible...
De Sade is the one completely consistent and thoroughgoing revolutionary of history.
The charm of history and its enigmatic lesson consist in the fact that, from age...
God isn't compatible with machinery and scientific medicine and universal happiness. You must make your...
A man may be a pessimistic determinist before lunch and an optimistic believer in the...
The traveller's-eye view of men and women is not satisfying. A man might spend his...
Speed provides the one genuinely modern pleasure.
The propagandist's purpose is to make one set of people forget that certain other sets...
A democracy which makes or even effectively prepares for modern, scientific war must necessarily cease...
People intoxicate themselves with work so they won't see how they really are.
Everyone who wants to do good to the human race always ends in universal bullying.