Aldous Huxley

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Born Thursday 26 July 1894, died Friday 22 November 1963

Professions: Novelist, Writer

Nationality: English

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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.

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Like every other good thing in this world, leisure and culture have to be paid for. Fortunately, however, it is not the leisured and the cultured who have to pay.

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Science has explained nothing; the more we know the more fantastic the world becomes and the profounder the surrounding darkness.

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Bondage is the life of personality, and for bondage the personal self will fight with tireless resourcefulness and the most stubborn cunning.

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Sons have always a rebellious wish to be disillusioned by that which charmed their fathers.

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Feasts must be solemn and rare, or else they cease to be feasts.

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Official dignity tends to increase in inverse ratio to the importance of the country in which the office is held.

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Writers write to influence their readers, their preachers, their auditors, but always, at bottom, to be more themselves.

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I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.

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Those who believe that they are exclusively in the right are generally those who achieve something.

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Man approaches the unattainable truth through a succession of errors.

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Like every man of sense and good feeling, I abominate work.

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Thought must be divided against itself before it can come to any knowledge of itself.

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Speed, it seems to me, provides the one genuinely modern pleasure.

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Orthodoxy is the diehard of the world of thought. It learns not, neither can it forget.

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Speed provides the one genuinely modern pleasure.

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

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From their experience or from the recorded experience of others (history), men learn only what their passions and their metaphysical prejudices allow them to learn.

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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 little while, what it actually feels like to think subtly and feel nobly.

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What with making their way and enjoying what they have won, heroes have no time to think. But the sons of heroes - ah, they have all the necessary leisure.

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