Aldous Huxley

1894 - 1963

A Quote by Aldous Leonard Huxley on age, children, enthusiasm, genius, losing, secrets, and spirit

The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which means never losing your enthusiasm.

Aldous Huxley (1894 - 1963)

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A Quote by Aldous Leonard Huxley on creation, existence, and miracles

I was not looking now at an unusual flower arrangement. I was seeing what Adam had seen on the morning of his creation - the miracle, moment by moment, of naked existence.

Aldous Huxley (1894 - 1963)

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A Quote by Aldous Leonard Huxley on achievement and belief

Those who believe that they are exclusively in the right are generally those who achieve something.

Aldous Huxley (1894 - 1963)

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A Quote by Aldous Leonard Huxley on certainty and universe

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

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A Quote by Aldous Leonard Huxley on circumstances, freedom, nonsense, and spirituality

Nonsense is an assertion of man's spiritual freedom in spite of all the oppressions of circumstance.

Aldous Huxley (1894 - 1963)

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A Quote by Aldous Leonard Huxley

Most human beings have an almost infinite capacity for taking things for granted.

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A Quote by Aldous Leonard Huxley on talent

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There is no substitute for talent. Industry and all the virtues are of no avail.

Aldous Huxley (1894 - 1963)

Source: Point Counter Point, 1928

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A Quote by Aldous Leonard Huxley on facts

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The smallest fact is a window through which the infinite may be seen.

Aldous Huxley (1894 - 1963)

Source: cited in Richard Norton Smith, Thomas E. Dewey

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A Quote by Aldous Leonard Huxley on god, goodness, and music

Seated upon the convex mound Of one vast kidney, Jonah prays And sings his canticles and hymns, Making the hollow vault resound God's goodness and mysterious ways, Till the great fish spouts music as he swims.

Aldous Huxley (1894 - 1963)

Source: Jonah

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A Quote by Aldous Leonard Huxley on certainty, direction, existence, life, purpose, and time

At any given moment, life is completely senseless. But viewed over a period, it seems to reveal itself as an organism existing in time, having a purpose, trending in a certain direction.

Aldous Huxley (1894 - 1963)

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