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
Experience teaches us at the expense of our illusions
We participate in a tragedy; at a comedy we only look.
Great is truth, but still greater, from a practical point of view, is silence about...
The most distressing thing that can happen to a prophet is to be proved wrong....
In the course of history many more people have died for their drink and their...
The finest works of art are precious, among other reasons, because they make it possible...
The horror no less than the charm of real life consists precisely in the recurrent...
To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries.
After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music.
The author of the Iliad is either Homer or, if not Homer, somebody else of...
An intellectual is a person who has discovered something more interesting than sex.
A fanatic is a man who consciously over compensates a secret doubt.
Most ignorance is vincible ignorance. We don't know because we don't want to know.
The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age,...
Technological progress has merely provided us with more efficient means for going backwards.
Several excuses are always less convincing than one.
Chastity - the most unnatural of all the sexual perversions.
Defined in psychological terms, a fanatic is a man who consciously over-compensates a secret doubt.
Like every man of sense and good feeling, I abominate work.
What with making their way and enjoying what they have won, heroes have no time...