Official dignity tends to increase in inverse ratio to the importance of the country in which the office is held.
Quote by Aldous Huxley
Aldous Huxley Quotes
Facts are ventriloquists dummies. Sitting on a wise man's knee they may be made to...
The most distressing thing that can happen to a prophet is to be proved wrong....
An intellectual is a person who's found one thing that's more interesting than sex.
Habit converts luxurious enjoyments into dull and daily necessities.
People intoxicate themselves with work so they won't see how they really are.
People are much too solemn about things - I'm all for sticking pins into Episcopal...
To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries.
Men do not learn much from the lessons of history and that is the most...
The most shocking fact about war is that its victims and its instruments are individual...
That all men are equal is a proposition to which, at ordinary times, no sane...
Children are remarkable for their intelligence and ardor, for their curiosity, their intolerance of shams,...
Speed, it seems to me, provides the one genuinely modern pleasure.
The essay is a literary device for saying almost everything about almost anything
It's with bad sentiments that one makes good novels.
Every man's memory is his private literature.
The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age,...
All democracies are based on the proposition that power is very dangerous and that it...
Democracy is cumbersome, slow and inefficient, but in due time, the voice of the people...
Democracy means simply the bludgeoning of the people by the people for the people.
Without God, democracy will not and cannot long endure.