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
Habit converts luxurious enjoyments into dull and daily necessities.
A man may be a pessimistic determinist before lunch and an optimistic believer in the...
Several excuses are always less convincing than one.
There is no substitute for talent. Industry and all its virtues are of no avail.
That all men are equal is a proposition to which, at ordinary times, no sane...
A belief in hell and the knowledge that every ambition is doomed to frustration at...
Chastity - the most unnatural of all the sexual perversions.
I can sympathise with people's pains, but not with their pleasures. There is something curiously...
Those who believe that they are exclusively in the right are generally those who achieve...
Man is an intelligence in servitude to his organs.
Feasts must be solemn and rare, or else they cease to be feasts.
That men do not learn very much from the lessons of history is the most...
How orderly philosophical is the landscape, are all the inhabitants of this World! It is...
Beauty is worse than wine; it intoxicates both the holder and the beholder
A democracy which makes or even effectively prepares for modern, scientific war must necessarily cease...
It's with bad sentiments that one makes good novels.
I'm afraid of losing my obscurity. Genuineness only thrives in the dark. Like celery.
To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries.
The world's a theater, the earth a stage, Which God and nature do with actors...
What was once called the objective world is a sort of Rorschach ink blot, into...