The traveller's-eye view of men and women is not satisfying. A man might spend his life in trains and restaurants and know nothing of humanity at the end. To know, one must be an actor as well as a spectator.
Quote by Aldous Huxley
Actors And Acting Quotes
Pure Spirit, one hundred degrees proof - that's a drink that only the most hardened...
People travel for the same reason they collect works of art: because the best people...
Experience is not what happens to a man; it is what a man does with...
To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries.
Man approaches the unattainable truth through a succession of errors.
Happiness is like coke something you get as a by-product in the process of making...
There's only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's...
There is no substitute for talent. Industry and all its virtues are of no avail.
Chastity - the most unnatural of all the sexual perversions.
Idealism is the noble toga that political gentlemen drape over their will to power.
That we are not much sicker and much madder than we are is due exclusively...
Perhaps it's good for one to suffer. Can an artist do anything if he's happy?...
Every man's memory is his private literature.
Amour is the one human activity of any importance in which laughter and pleasure preponderate,...
What man has joined, nature is powerless to put asunder.
A fanatic is a man who consciously over compensates a secret doubt.
Uncontrolled, the hunger and thirst after God may become an obstacle, cutting off the soul...
Specialized meaninglessness has come to be regarded, in certain circles, as a kind of hallmark...
Men do not learn much from the lessons of history and that is the most...
There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and...