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
Ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you mad.
We participate in a tragedy at a comedy we only look.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.
Experience is not what happens to a man it is what a man does with what happens to him.
From their experience or from the recorded experience of others (history), men learn only what their passions and their metaphysical prejudices allow them to learn.
Words form the thread on which we string our experiences.
You shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you mad.
Most human beings have an almost infinite capacity for taking things for granted.
Experience teaches only the teachable.
Representation of the world, like the world itself, is the work of men they describe it from their own point of view, which they confuse with the absolute truth.
Of two pleasures, if there be one which all or almost all who have experience of both give a decided preference, irrespective of any feeling of moral obligation to prefer it, that is the more desirable pleasure.
I'm always going to live in Texas. Texas is my home - it'll be my home forever.
If a business does well, the stock eventually follows.
There can be no keener revelation of a society's soul than the way in which it treats its children.
People feel that the EU is a one-way process, a great machine that sucks up decision-making from national parliaments to the European level until everything is decided by the EU. That needs to change.
Remembering that I'll be dead soon is the most important tool I've ever encountered to help me make the big choices in life. Because almost everything - all external expectations, all pride, all fear of embarrassment or failure - these things just fall away in the face of death, leaving only what is truly important.
The intelligence of the creature known as a crowd, is the square root of the number of people in it.
Abused patience turns to fury.
God's dream is that you and I and all of us will realize that we are family, that we are made for togetherness, for goodness, and for compassion.