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Aldous Huxley

Aldous Leonard Huxley /???ld?s ?h?ksli/ (26 July 1894 – 22 November 1963) was an English writer, novelist, philosopher and prominent member of the Huxley family. He graduated from Balliol College, Oxford with a first in English literature

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There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's your own self.

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

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That men do not learn very much from the lessons of history is the most important of all the lessons ...

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Beauty is worse than wine, it intoxicates both the holder and beholder.

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

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

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One of the great attractions of patriotism - it fulfills our worst wishes. In the person of our nati ...

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

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There isn't any formula or method. You learn to love by loving - by paying attention and doing what ...

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The vast majority of human beings dislike and even actually dread all notions with which they are no ...

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What is absurd and monstrous about war is that men who have no personal quarrel should be trained to ...

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Europe is so well gardened that it resembles a work of art, a scientific theory, a neat metaphysical ...

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That we are not much sicker and much madder than we are is due exclusively to that most blessed and ...

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A belief in hell and the knowledge that every ambition is doomed to frustration at the hands of a sk ...

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Bondage is the life of personality, and for bondage the personal self will fight with tireless resou ...

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