quote by Aldous Huxley

One believes things because one has been conditioned to believe them.

— Aldous Huxley

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Brave new world happiness quote Don't promise when you're happy. Don't reply when you're angry and don't decide

Don't promise when you're happy. Don't reply when you're angry and don't decide when you're sad.

Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly -- they’ll go through anything. You read and you’re pierced.

Hug me till you drug me, honey; Kiss me till I'm in a coma.

Brave new world happiness quote The primary cause of unhappiness is never the situation but your thoughts about

The primary cause of unhappiness is never the situation but your thoughts about it.

I love you more than anything in the world combined.

If one's different, one's bound to be lonely.

And that," put in the Director sententiously, "that is the secret of happiness and virtue — liking what you've got to do. All conditioning aims at that: making people like their unescapable social destiny.

Brave new world happiness quote Never regret anything that made you smile.

Never regret anything that made you smile.

Universal happiness keeps the wheels steadily turning, truth and beauty can't.

All conditioning aims at that: making people like their inescapable social destiny.

When the individual feels, the community reels.

Brave new world happiness quote The world will not be destroyed by those who do evil, but by those who watch the

The world will not be destroyed by those who do evil, but by those who watch them without doing anything.

All right then," said the Savage defiantly, "I'm claiming the right to be unhappy.

But every one belongs to every one else

We can't allow science to undo its own good work.

Brave new world happiness quote Don't let your happiness depend on something you may lose.

Don't let your happiness depend on something you may lose.

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We don't want to change. Every change is a menace to stability.

What’s the point of truth or beauty or knowledge when anthrax bombs are popping all around you?

The gods are just. No doubt. But their code of law is dictated, in the last resort, by the people who organize society; Providence takes its cue from men.

Brave new world happiness quote The world is changed by your example, not by your opinion.

The world is changed by your example, not by your opinion.

I like being myself. Myself and nasty.

I'd rather be myself," he said. "Myself and nasty. Not somebody else, however jolly.

What man has joined, nature is powerless to put asunder.

Brave new world happiness quote I fear the day that technology will surpass our human interaction. The world wil

I fear the day that technology will surpass our human interaction. The world will have a generation of idiots.

The optimum population is modeled on the iceberg- eight-ninths below the water line, one-ninth above.

What is too much? There is no such thing!

All the advantages of Christianity and alcohol; none of their defects.

Brave new world happiness quote New beginnings are often disguised as painful endings.

New beginnings are often disguised as painful endings.

Impulse arrested spills over, and the flood is feeling, the flood is passion, the flood is even madness.

‎"But that's the price we have to pay for stability.

You've got to choose between happiness and what people used to call high art. We've sacrificed the high art.

I want to know what passion is. I want to feel something strongly.

Brave new world happiness quote Do not set aside your happiness. Do not wait to be happy in the future. The best

Do not set aside your happiness. Do not wait to be happy in the future. The best time to be happy is always now.

Happiness has got to be paid for. You're paying for it, Mr. Watson–paying because you happen to be too much interested in beauty. I was too much interested in truth; I paid too.

Actual happiness always looks pretty squalid in comparison with the over-compensations for misery.

You've got to be hurt and upset; otherwise you can't think of the really good, penetrating, X-rayish phrases.

Brave new world happiness quote How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.

How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.

We are not our own any more than what we possess is our own.

We did not make ourselves, we cannot be supreme over ourselves. We are not our own masters.

The greater a man's talents, the greater his power to lead astray.

All our science is just a cookery book, with an orthodox theory of cooking that nobody's allowed to question, and a list of recipes that mustn't be added to except by special permission from the head cook.

Brave new world happiness quote Life is like a piano, the white keys represent happiness and the black shows sad

Life is like a piano, the white keys represent happiness and the black shows sadness, but as you go through life's journey, remember that the black keys also makes music.

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A love of nature keeps no factories busy.

Those who feel themselves despised do well to look despising.

For particulars, as everyone knows, make for virtue and happiness;

generalities are intellectually necessary evils. Not philosophers but fretsawyers and stamp collectors compose the backbone of society.

Reality, however utopian, is something from which people feel the need of taking pretty frequent holidays.

It isn’t only art that is incompatible with happiness, it’s also science.

Science is dangerous, we have to keep it most carefully chained and muzzled.

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