Aldous Leonard Huxley

Aldous Leonard Huxley

was an English writer and one of the most prominent members of the famous Huxley family
A democracy which makes or even effectively prepares for modern, scientific war must necessarily cease to be democratic. No country can be really well prepared for modern war unless it is governed by a tyrant, at the head of a highly trained and perfectly obedient bureaucracy.More Aldous Leonard Huxley quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The vast majority of human beings dislike and even actually dread all notions with which they are not familiar... Hence it comes about that at their first appearance innovators have generally been persecuted, and always derided as fools and madmen.More Aldous Leonard Huxley quotes [07/07/2011 05:07:47]
Cant is always rather nauseating; but before we condemn political hypocrisy, let us remember that it is the tribute paid by men of leather to men of God, and that the acting of the part of someone better than oneself may actually commit one to a course of behavior perceptibly less evil than what would be normal and natural in an avowed cynic.More Aldous Leonard Huxley quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Proverbs are always platitudes until you have personally experienced the truth of them.More Aldous Leonard Huxley quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Sons have always a rebellious wish to be disillusioned by that which charmed their fathers.More Aldous Leonard Huxley quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]

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