Men do not learn much from the lessons of history and that is the most important of all the lessons of history.
Quote by Aldous Huxley
Aldous Huxley Quotes
Maybe this world is another planet's hell.
Perhaps it's good for one to suffer. Can an artist do anything if he's happy?...
There is something curiously boring about somebody else's happiness.
What we feel and think and are is to a great extent determined by the...
If most of us remain ignorant of ourselves, it is because self-knowledge is painful and...
From their experience or from the recorded experience of others (history), men learn only what...
Consistency is contrary to nature, contrary to life. The only completely consistent people are dead.
Most human beings have an almost infinite capacity for taking things for granted.
Man is an intelligence in servitude to his organs.
We participate in a tragedy; at a comedy we only look.
Sons have always a rebellious wish to be disillusioned by that which charmed their fathers.
The essay is a literary device for saying almost everything about almost anything
Facts are ventriloquists dummies. Sitting on a wise man's knee they may be made to...
From age to age, nothing changes, and yet everything ..... is completely different.
Everyone who wants to do good to the human race always ends in universal bullying.
The impulse to cruelty is, in many people, almost as violent as the impulse to...
You shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you mad.
I think a man's duty is to find out where the truth is, or if...
Moral courage and character go hand in hand .... a man of real character is...
Truth is the beginning of every good to the gods, and of every good to...