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
Uncontrolled, the hunger and thirst after God may become an obstacle, cutting off the soul...
Experience teaches us at the expense of our illusions
Speed, it seems to me, provides the one genuinely modern pleasure.
The most valuable of all education is the ability to make yourself do the thing...
Hell isn't merely paved with good intentions, it is walled and roofed with them
I'm afraid of losing my obscurity. Genuineness only thrives in the dark. Like celery.
Maybe this world is another planet's hell.
Specialized meaninglessness has come to be regarded, in certain circles, as a kind of hallmark...
Chastity - the most unnatural of all the sexual perversions.
Thought must be divided against itself before it can come to any knowledge of itself
A child-like man is not a man whose development has been arrested; on the contrary,...
That men do not learn very much from the lessons of history is the most...
Happiness is like coke something you get as a by-product in the process of making...
Facts are ventriloquists dummies. Sitting on a wise man's knee they may be made to...
A bad book is as much of a labor to write as a good one;...
Writers write to influence their readers, their preachers, their auditors, but always, at bottom, to...
To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries.
My fate cannot be mastered; it can only be collaborated with and thereby, to some...
De Sade is the one completely consistent and thoroughgoing revolutionary of history.
The author of the Iliad is either Homer or, if not Homer, somebody else of...