We are all geniuses up to the age of ten.
Quote by Aldous Huxley
Maybe this world is another planet's hell.
Dream in a pragmatic way.
At ten, a child; at twenty, wild; at thirty, tame, if ever; at forty, wise;...
Writers write to influence their readers, their preachers, their auditors, but always, at bottom, to...
After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music.
The horror no less than the charm of real life consists precisely in the recurrent...
To his dog, every man is Napoleon; hence the constant popularity of dogs.
An unexciting truth may be eclipsed by a thrilling lie.
Most of one's life is one prolonged effort to prevent oneself thinking.
Finding bad reasons for what one believes for other bad reasons - that's philosophy
Every man's memory is his private literature.
In the course of history many more people have died for their drink and their...
Your true traveller finds boredom rather agreeable than painful. It is the symbol of his...
The proper study of mankind is books.
Proverbs are always platitudes until you have personally experienced the truth of them.
There is no substitute for talent. Industry and all its virtues are of no avail.
Every civilization is, among other things, an arrangement for domesticating the passions and setting them...
I'm afraid of losing my obscurity. Genuineness only thrives in the dark. Like celery.
The vast majority of human beings dislike and even actually dread all notions with which...
You should hurry up and acquire the cigar habit. It's one of the major happinesses....