Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness it is generally the by product of other activities.
Quote by Aldous Huxley
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Aldous Huxley Quotes
We participate in a tragedy at a comedy we only look.
The author of the Iliad is either Homer or, if not Homer, somebody else of the same name.
The silent bear no witness against themselves.
My fate cannot be mastered it can only be collaborated with and thereby, to some extent, directed. Nor am I the captain of my soul I am only its noisiest passenger.
Experience teaches only the teachable.
Folly is often more cruel in the consequences than malice can be in the intent.
Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored
Death Its the only thing we havent succeeded in completely vulgarizing.
All that happens means something; nothing you do is ever insignificant.
It is the customary fate of new truths to begin as heresies and to end as superstitions.
Negative politics have always been around.
There is no end to education. It is not that you read a book, pass an examination, and finish with education. The whole of life, from the moment you are born to the moment you die, is a process of learning.
Marriage is like a cage one sees the birds outside desperate to get in, and those inside equally desperate to get out.
A huge part of acting in movies is appetite. You do your best work when you've got a lot of appetite and you really want to embrace something. When you get tired, you don't have that hunger.
I think about my parents all the time, especially on Sunday when I'm at Mass. My mother always said, 'We do not pray to win elections. We pray for people's health, we pray that God's will be done, we pray that we do our best. But we do not pray to win elections.'
Your car should drive itself. It's amazing to me that we let humans drive cars... It's a bug that cars were invented before computers.
It's become unfashionable to celebrate political achievement, and Labour achievement even less so. And it's positively uncouth to be proud of something that this Labour government is doing. So, slam me for saying so, but I'm really proud of the NHS.
I'm the type who'd be happy not going anywhere as long as I was sure I knew exactly what was happening at the places I wasn't going to. I'm the type who'd like to sit home and watch every party that I'm invited to on a monitor in my bedroom.
I actually may do a musical next year... not one that I've written one that I may star in. Plus my concert and other people's work and all of a sudden you've got a very full life.
Your head is everybodies' head :)