Several excuses are always less convincing than one.
Quote by Aldous Huxley
Aldous Huxley Quotes
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.
Writers write to influence their readers, their preachers, their auditors, but always, at bottom, to...
Consistency is contrary to nature, contrary to life. The only completely consistent people are dead.
One of the great attractions of patriotism - it fulfills our worst wishes. In the...
Cynical realism is the intelligent man's best excuse for doing nothing in an intolerable situation.
Like every other good thing in this world, leisure and culture have to be paid...
Specialized meaninglessness has come to be regarded, in certain circles, as a kind of hallmark...
Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.
It is a bit embarrassing to have been concerned with the human problem all one's...
Thought must be divided against itself before it can come to any knowledge of itself
That all men are equal is a proposition to which, at ordinary times, no sane...
Experience is not what happens to you; it's what you do with what happens to...
My father considered a walk among the mountains as the equivalent of churchgoing.
It takes two to make a murder. There are born victims, born to have their...
How orderly philosophical is the landscape, are all the inhabitants of this World! It is...
Most of one's life is one prolonged effort to prevent oneself thinking.
Experience teaches us at the expense of our illusions
Experience is one thing you can't get for nothing.
The greatest gift is a passion for reading. It is cheap, it consoles, it distracts,...