In the world of ideas everything was clear in life all was obscure, embroiled.

Aldous Huxley

Aldous Huxley

Profession: Novelist
Nationality: British

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Great is truth, but still greater, from a practical point of view, is silence about truth.

You've got to be hurt and upset; otherwise you can't think of the really good, penetrating, X-rayish phrases.

It was all extremely symbolic; but then, if you choose to think so, nothing in this world is not symbolical. Profound and beautiful truth!

Universal happiness keeps the wheels steadily turning, truth and beauty can't.

That which, in the language of religion, is called this world is the universe of reduced awareness, expressed, and, as it were, petrified by language.

He had been making an unsuccessful effort to write something about nothing in particular.

To see ourselves as others see us is a most salutary gift. Hardly less important is the capacity to see others as they see themselves.

You can't make tragedies without social instability.

Maybe this world is another planet's hell.

Great is truth, but still greater, from a practical point of view, is silence about truth. By simply not mentioning certain subjects... totalitarian propagandists have influenced opinion much more effectively than they could have by the most eloquent denunciations.

Embraced, the lovers desperately try to fuse their insulated ecstasies into a single self-transcendence; in vain.

The self is coming from a state of pure awareness from the state of being. All the rest that comes about in a outward manifesation of the physical world, including fluctuations which end up as thoughts and actions.

De Sade is the one completely consistent and thoroughgoing revolutionary of history.

Community, Identity, Stability.