Quotes by English Novelist Aldous Huxley


To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries. Aldous Huxley

Experience is not what happens to you; it's what you do with what happens to you. Aldous Huxley

The most valuable of all education is the ability to make yourself do the thing you have to do, when it has to be done, whether you like it or not. Aldous Huxley

Experience teaches only the teachable. Aldous Huxley


Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored. Aldous Huxley

The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude. Aldous Huxley

An intellectual is a person who has discovered something more interesting than sex. Aldous Huxley

It takes two to make a murder. There are born victims, born to have their throats cut, as the cut-throats are born to be hanged. Aldous Huxley

To his dog, every man is Napoleon; hence the constant popularity of dogs. Aldous Huxley

Most human beings have an almost infinite capacity for taking things for granted. Aldous Huxley

We are all geniuses up to the age of ten. Aldous Huxley

After silence that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music. Aldous Huxley

It's with bad sentiments that one makes good novels. Aldous Huxley

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. Aldous Huxley

Consistency is contrary to nature, contrary to life. The only completely consistent people are the dead. Aldous Huxley

The only completely consistent people are the dead. Aldous Huxley

Good is a product of the ethical and spiritual artistry of individuals; it cannot be mass-produced. Aldous Huxley

Man approaches the unattainable truth through a succession of errors. Aldous Huxley

Technological progress has merely provided us with more efficient means for going backwards. Aldous Huxley

You shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you mad. Aldous Huxley


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