Find the best quotes by Aldous Huxley.
We are all geniuses up to the age of ten.
The charm of history and its enigmatic lesson consist in the fact that, from age to age, nothing changes and yet everything is completely different.
The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which mean never losing your enthusiasm.
It’s with bad sentiments that one makes good novels.
The author of the Iliad is either Homer or, if not Homer, somebody else of the same name.
Happiness is a hard master, particularly other people’s happiness.
There is no substitute for talent. Industry and all its virtues are of no avail.
The finest works of art are precious, among other reasons, because they make it possible for us to know, if only imperfectly and for a…
Feasts must be solemn and rare, or else they cease to be feasts.
Those who believe that they are exclusively in the right are generally those who achieve something.
There’s only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that’s your own self.
A bad book is as much of a labor to write as a good one, it comes as sincerely from the author’s soul.
Writers write to influence their readers, their preachers, their auditors, but always, at bottom, to be more themselves.
What with making their way and enjoying what they have won, heroes have no time to think. But the sons of heroes – ah, they…
Thought must be divided against itself before it can come to any knowledge of itself.
What we feel and think and are is to a great extent determined by the state of our ductless glands and viscera.
Specialized meaninglessness has come to be regarded, in certain circles, as a kind of hallmark of true science.
Proverbs are always platitudes until you have personally experienced the truth of them.
We participate in a tragedy; at a comedy we only look.
The most distressing thing that can happen to a prophet is to be proved wrong. The next most distressing thing is to be proved right.
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