"The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which mean never losing your enthusiasm."
"Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter."Aldous Huxley on Mark Twain
"Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young."Aldous Huxley on Henry Ford
"Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been."Aldous Huxley on Mark Twain
"True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country."Aldous Huxley on Kurt Vonnegut
"A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age."Aldous Huxley on Robert Frost
"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?"
"The finest works of art are precious, among other reasons, because they make it possible for us to know, if only imperfectly and for a little while, what it actually feels like to think subtly and feel nobly."