Aldous Huxley Quotes

121 Aldous Huxley quotes:

"We are all geniuses up to the age of ten."
"I have discovered the most exciting, the most arduous literary form of all, the most difficult to master, the most pregnant in curious possibilities. I mean the advertisement. It is far easier to write ten passably effective Sonnets, good enough to take in the not too inquiring critic, than one effective advertisement that will take in a few thousand of the uncritical buying public."
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"Technological progress has merely provided us with more efficient means for going backwards."
"To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries."
"Those who believe that they are exclusively in the right are generally those who achieve something"
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"After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music."
"To his dog, every man is Napoleon; hence the constant popularity of dogs."
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"There is something curiously boring about somebody else's happiness."
"Dream in a pragmatic way."
"Beauty is worse than wine, it intoxicates both the holder and beholder."
"Experience teaches only the teachable."
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"A fanatic is a man who consciously over compensates a secret doubt."
"Experience is not what happens to a man; it is what a man does with what happens to him."
"All gods are homemade, and it is we who pull their strings, and so, give them the power to pull ours."
"So long as men worship the Caesars and Napoleons, Caesars and Napoleons will duly arise and make them miserable."
"My fate cannot be mastered; it can only be collaborated with and thereby, to some extent, directed. Nor am I the captain of my soul; I am only its noisiest passenger."
"Orthodoxy is the diehard of the world of thought. It learns not, neither can it forget."
"The propagandist's purpose is to make one set of people forget that certain other sets of people are human."
"Experience is not what happens to you. It is what you do with what happens to you."
"Several excuses are always less convincing than one."

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