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
The only completely consistent people are the dead.
There is something curiously boring about somebody else's happiness.
Every civilization is, among other things, an arrangement for domesticating the passions and setting them...
Technological progress has merely provided us with more efficient means for going backwards.
My father considered a walk among the mountains as the equivalent of churchgoing.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one...
A bad book is as much of a labor to write as a good one;...
That we are not much sicker and much madder than we are is due exclusively...
The most valuable of all education is the ability to make yourself do the thing...
Those who believe that they are exclusively in the right are generally those who achieve...
Happiness is a hard master, particularly other people's happiness.
The propagandist's purpose is to make one set of people forget that certain other sets...
A child-like man is not a man whose development has been arrested; on the contrary,...
Man is an intelligence in servitude to his organs.
People are much too solemn about things - I'm all for sticking pins into Episcopal...
Maybe this world is another planet's hell.
There is no bad day that cant be overcome by listening to a barbershop quartet....
Consistency is contrary to nature, contrary to life. The only completely consistent people are dead.
Nothing in life is to be feared. It is only to be understood.
The only time you should ever look back is to see how far you've come.