Brave New World Freedom Quotes by Aldous Huxley, William Shakespeare, Roberto Cavalli and many others.
Universal happiness keeps the wheels steadily turning, truth and beauty can’t.
Sixty two thousand four hundred repetitions make one truth. Idiots!
We can’t allow science to undo its own good work.
Hug me till you drug me, honey; Kiss me till I’m in a coma.
Some kinds of baseness are nobly undergone.
A squat grey building of only thirty-four stories. Over the main entrance the words, CENTRAL LONDON HATCHERY AND CONDITIONING CENTRE, and, in a shield, the World State’s motto, COMMUNITY, IDENTITY, STABILITY.
Great is truth, but still greater, from a practical point of view, is silence about truth.
One believes things because one has been conditioned to believe them. Finding bad reasons for what one believes for other bad reasons-that’s philosophy. People believe in God because they’ve been conditioned to believe in God.
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.
I’d rather be myself,” he said. “Myself and nasty. Not somebody else, however jolly.
Finding bad reasons for what one believes for other bad reasons – that’s philosophy.
All the advantages of Christianity and alcohol; none of their defects.
But every one belongs to every one else
Happiness is a hard master, particularly other people’s happiness.
The optimum population is modeled on the iceberg- eight-ninths below the water line, one-ninth above.
An unexciting truth may be eclipsed by a thrilling lie.
Industrial civilization is only possible when there’s no self-denial. Self-indulgence up to the very limits imposed by hygiene and economics. Otherwise the wheels stop turning.