Aldous Huxley Quotes (266 quotes)
“I looked down by chance, and went on passionately staring by choice, at my own crossed legs. Those folds in the trousers—what a labyrinth of endlessly significant complexity! And the texture of the gray flannel—how rich, how deeply, mysteriously sumptuous!”
Describing a discovery he had made using mescaline - The Doors of Perception (1954)
“All gods are homemade, and it is we who pull their strings, and so, give them the power to pull ours.”
Vijaya in Island (1962)
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsAldous Huxley
Born: July 26, 1894
Died: November 22, 1963 (aged 69)
Occupation: Novelist, writer
Bio: Aldous Leonard Huxley was an English writer and one of the most prominent members of the famous Huxley family. Best known for his novels including Brave New World and a wide-ranging output of essays, Huxley also edited the magazine Oxford Poetry, and published short stories, poetry, travel writing, film stories and scripts.
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