Dystopian Author Quotes

June 28, 2020
Every gain made by individuals or societies is almost instantly taken for granted. The luminous ceiling toward which we raise our longing eyes becomes, when we have climbed to the next floor, a stretch of disregarded linoleum beneath our feet.

Aldous Huxley Dystopian Author Quotes#131

Aldous Huxley Every gain made by individuals or societies is almost instantly taken for granted. The luminous ceiling toward which we raise our longing eyes becomes, […]
June 28, 2020
Specialized meaninglessness has come to be regarded, in certain circles, as a kind of hallmark of true science.

Aldous Huxley Dystopian Author Quotes#130

Aldous Huxley Specialized meaninglessness has come to be regarded, in certain circles, as a kind of hallmark of true science.
June 28, 2020
It's a little embarrassing that after 45 years of research & study, the best advice I can give people is to be a little kinder to each other.

Aldous Huxley Dystopian Author Quotes#129

Aldous Huxley It’s a little embarrassing that after 45 years of research & study, the best advice I can give people is to be a little […]
June 28, 2020
If one is not oneself a sage or saint, the best thing one can do is to study the words of those who were.

Aldous Huxley Dystopian Author Quotes#128

Aldous Huxley If one is not oneself a sage or saint, the best thing one can do is to study the words of those who were.
June 28, 2020
The ductless glands secrete among other things our moods, our aspirations, our philosophy of life.

Aldous Huxley Dystopian Author Quotes#127

Aldous Huxley The ductless glands secrete among other things our moods, our aspirations, our philosophy of life.
June 28, 2020
When life appears to be working against you, when your luck is down, when the supposedly wrong people show up, or when you slip up and return to old, self-defeating habits, recognize the signs that you're out of harmony with intention.

Aldous Huxley Dystopian Author Quotes#126

Aldous Huxley When life appears to be working against you, when your luck is down, when the supposedly wrong people show up, or when you slip […]
June 28, 2020
The survival of democracy depends on the ability of large numbers of people to make realistic choices in the light of adequate information.

Aldous Huxley Dystopian Author Quotes#125

Aldous Huxley The survival of democracy depends on the ability of large numbers of people to make realistic choices in the light of adequate information.
June 28, 2020
I am ignorant and impotent and yet, somehow or other, here I am, unhappy, no doubt, profoundly dissatisfied ... In spite of everything I survive.

Aldous Huxley Dystopian Author Quotes#124

Aldous Huxley I am ignorant and impotent and yet, somehow or other, here I am, unhappy, no doubt, profoundly dissatisfied … In spite of everything I […]
June 28, 2020
When an artist deserts to the side of the angels, it is the most odious of treasons.

Aldous Huxley Dystopian Author Quotes#123

Aldous Huxley When an artist deserts to the side of the angels, it is the most odious of treasons.