Aldous Huxley Quotes

June 27, 2011

“Proverbs are always platitudes until you have personally experienced the truth of them.”

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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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“Words, words, words! They shut one off from the universe. Three quarters of the time one’s never in contact with things, only with the beastly words that stand for them.”

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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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