An intellectual is a person who has discovered something more interesting than sex.
Quote by Aldous Huxley
What is absurd and monstrous about war is that men who have no personal quarrel...
Every man's memory is his private literature.
Cynical realism is the intelligent man's best excuse for doing nothing in an intolerable situation.
The horror no less than the charm of real life consists precisely in the recurrent...
The quality of moral behavior varies in inverse ratio to the number of human beings...
Happiness is a hard master, particularly other people's happiness.
The author of the Iliad is either Homer or, if not Homer, somebody else of...
My father considered a walk among the mountains as the equivalent of churchgoing.
A competent portraitist knows how to imply the profile in the full face.
The worst enemy of life, freedom and the common decencies is total anarchy; their second...
Defined in psychological terms, a fanatic is a man who consciously over-compensates a secret doubt.
A belief in hell and the knowledge that every ambition is doomed to frustration at...
Experience teaches only the teachable.
A democracy which makes or even effectively prepares for modern, scientific war must necessarily cease...
There is no substitute for talent. Industry and all its virtues are of no avail.
Most ignorance is vincible ignorance. We don't know because we don't want to know.
The proper study of mankind is books.
All gods are homemade, and it is we who pull their strings, and so, give...
It takes two to make a murder. There are born victims, born to have their...
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one...