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Complete Essays 2, 1926-29 Complete Essays 2, 1926-29 by Aldous Huxley
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“Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.”
Aldous Huxley, Complete Essays 2, 1926-29
“Specialized meaninglessness has come to be regarded, in certain circles, as a kind of hallmark of true science.”
Aldous Huxley, Complete Essays 4, 1936-38
“I would rather,' he said, 'give a healthy boy or a healthy girl a phial of prussic acid than this novel.' (And here let me pause to make Mr. Douglas a sporting offer. I will provide a healthy boy, a phial of prussic acid, and a copy of The Well of Loneliness, and if he keeps his word and gives the boy the prussic acid I undertake to pay all expenses of his defense at the ensuing murder trial and to erect a monument to his memory after he has been hanged.)”
Aldous Huxley, Complete Essays 1, 1920-25
“One of the causes, by the way, of the apparent lack, at the present time, of great men lies in the poverty of the contemporary male coiffure. Rich in whiskers, beards, and leonine manes, the great Victorians never failed to look the part, nowadays it is impossible to know a great man when you see one.”
Aldous Huxley, Complete Essays 1, 1920-25