1. About fact

Aldous Huxley quote about fact

Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.

2. About reading

Aldous Huxley quote about reading

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

3. About music

Aldous Huxley quote about music

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

4. About brave-new-world

Aldous Huxley quote about brave-new-world

But I don’t want comfort. I want God, I want poetry, I want real danger, I want freedom, I want goodness. I want sin.

5. About hell

Aldous Huxley quote about hell

Maybe this world is another planet’s hell.

6. About introspection

Aldous Huxley quote about introspection

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

7. About loneliness

Aldous Huxley quote about loneliness

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

8. About passion

Aldous Huxley quote about passion

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

9. About change

Aldous Huxley quote about change

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

10. About attributed

Aldous Huxley quote about attributed

An intellectual is a person who has discovered something more interesting than sex.

11. About perception

Aldous Huxley quote about perception

There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.

12. About child-abuse

Aldous Huxley quote about child-abuse

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

13. About experience

Aldous Huxley quote about experience

Experience is not what happens to a man; it is what a man does with what happens to him.

14. About literature

Aldous Huxley quote about literature

Every man’s memory is his private literature.

15. About happiness

Aldous Huxley quote about happiness

Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness; it is generally the by-product of other activities.

16. About life

Aldous Huxley quote about life

All that happens means something; nothing you do is ever insignificant.

17. About consistency

Aldous Huxley quote about consistency

Consistency is contrary to nature, contrary to life. The only completely consistent people are the dead.

18. About self-improvement

Aldous Huxley quote about self-improvement

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

19. About equality

Aldous Huxley quote about equality

That all men are equal is a proposition which at ordinary times no sane individual has ever given his assent.

20. About traveling

Aldous Huxley quote about traveling

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

21. About society

Aldous Huxley quote about society

No social stability without individual stability.

22. About truth

Aldous Huxley quote about truth

I ate civilization. It poisoned me; I was defiled. And then, he added in a lower tone, I ate my own wickedness.

23. About chastity

Aldous Huxley quote about chastity

Chastity—the most unnatural of all the sexual perversions, he added parenthetically, out of Remy de Gourmont.

24. About reality

Aldous Huxley quote about reality

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

25. About teaching

Aldous Huxley quote about teaching

Experience teaches only the teachable.

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