Aldous Huxley Quotes (266 quotes)
“Defined in psychological terms, a fanatic is a man who consciously over-compensates a secret doubt.”
Complete Essays: 1926-1929 (2000 edition), Ivan R Dee - ISBN: 9781566633239
“Europe is so well gardened that it resembles a work of art, a scientific theory, a neat metaphysical system. Man has re-created Europe in his own image.”
Rotunda: a selection from the works of Aldous Huxley (1932 edition)
Collected essays (1971 edition)
“Hell isn't merely paved with good intentions; it's walled and roofed with them. Yes, and furnished too.”
The collected works of Aldous Huxley (1953 edition)
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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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