"God isn't compatible with machinery and scientific medicine and universal happiness. You must make your choice. Our civilization has chosen machinery and medicine and happiness."
"Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open."Aldous Huxley on John Barrymore
"Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions."Aldous Huxley on Dalai Lama
"Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be."Aldous Huxley on Abraham Lincoln
"I am determined to be cheerful and happy in whatever situation I may find myself. For I have learned that the greater part of our misery or unhappiness is determined not by our circumstance but by our disposition."Aldous Huxley on Martha Washington
"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony."Aldous Huxley on Mahatma Gandhi
"The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which mean never losing your enthusiasm."
"The charm of history and its enigmatic lesson consist in the fact that, from age to age, nothing changes and yet everything is completely different."
"We are all geniuses up to the age of ten."
"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."
"Perhaps it's good for one to suffer. Can an artist do anything if he's happy? Would he ever want to do anything? What is art, after all, but a protest against the horrible inclemency of life?"