Aldous Huxley

This collection of Aldous Huxley quotes was created on 26 July 02015 and it was initialized with ten quotes. Huxley was born on 26 July 01894. According to the Wikipedia, Huxley was an "English writer, philosopher."

Habit converts luxurious enjoyments into dull and daily necessities.
-- Aldous Huxley (01894-01963) {writer and "leader of modern thought"; more...} [life]

Your true traveller finds boredom rather agreeable than painful.
It is the symbol of his liberty - his excessive freedom. He
accepts his boredom, when it comes, not merely philosophically,
but almost with pleasure.

-- Aldous Huxley (01894-01963) {writer and "leader of modern thought"; more...} [travel]

A child-like man is not a man whose development has been arrested;
on the contrary, he is a man who has given himself a chance of
continuing to develop long after most adults have muffled themselves
in the cocoon of middle-aged habit and convention.

-- Aldous Huxley (01894-01963) {writer and "leader of modern thought"; more...} [life]

The only completely consistent people are the dead.
-- Aldous Huxley (01894-01963) {writer and "leader of modern thought"; more...} [life]

Experience teaches only the teachable.
-- Aldous Huxley (01894-01963) {writer and "leader of modern thought"; more...} [experience]

My father considered a walk among the mountains
as the equivalent of churchgoing.

-- Aldous Huxley (01894-01963) {writer and "leader of modern thought"; more...} [fatherhood]

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 (01894-01963) {writer and "leader of modern thought"; more...} [history]

If we evolved a race of Isaac Newtons, that would not be progress.
For the price Newton had to pay for being a supreme intellect was
that he was incapable of friendship, love, fatherhood, and many other
desirable things. As a man he was a failure; as a monster he was superb.

-- Aldous Huxley (01894-01963) {writer and "leader of modern thought"; more...} [progress]

Maybe this world is another planet's hell.
-- Aldous Huxley (01894-01963) {writer and "leader of modern thought"; more...} [life]

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

-- Aldous Huxley (01894-01963) {writer and "leader of modern thought"; more...} [life]


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Created: 26 July 2015
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