Who is Aldous Huxley?

  • (noun): English writer; grandson of Thomas Huxley who is remembered mainly for his depiction of a scientifically controlled utopia (1894-1963).
    Synonyms: Huxley, Aldous Leonard Huxley

Aldous Huxley

Aldous Leonard Huxley (26 July 1894 – 22 November 1963) was an English writer and one of the most prominent members of the famous Huxley family. Best known for his novels including Brave New World and a wide-ranging output of essays, Huxley also edited the magazine Oxford Poetry, and published short stories, poetry, travel writing, film stories and scripts. Huxley spent the later part of his life in the United States, living in Los Angeles from 1937 until his death.

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Literature And Science
... Literature and Science is a 1963 book by Aldous Huxley ... In these reflections on the relations between art and science, Aldous Huxley attempts to discern the similarities and differences implicit in ... Works by Aldous Huxley Novels Crome Yellow (1921) Antic Hay (1923) Those Barren Leaves (1925) Point Counter Point (1928) Brave New World (1932) Eyeless in Gaza (1936) After Many a Summer (1939 ...
List Of Book Titles Taken From Literature
2111 After Many a Summer Dies the Swan Aldous Huxley Tithonus, Alfred, Lord Tennyson Ah, Wilderness! Eugene O'Neill Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, trans ... Coleridge An Acceptable Time Madeleine L'Engle Psalms 6613 Antic Hay Aldous Huxley Edward II, Christopher Marlowe An Evil Cradling Brian Keenan Qur'an ... Eliot Beyond the Mexique Bay Aldous Huxley Bermudas, Andrew Marvell Blithe Spirit Noël Coward To a Skylark, Percy Bysshe Shelley Blood's a Rover James Ellroy Reveille, A.E ...
Laura Huxley - Life and Career
... in the Los Angeles Times, Archera called philosopher and author Aldous Huxley at home, saying that John Huston had promised to finance her proposed documentary film on ... Archera then became close friends with Huxley and his first wife Maria, who died in 1955 ... In 1956, Archera married Huxley ...
List Of Titles Of Works Based On Shakespearean Phrases - Novels, Short Stories and Nonfiction
... by Kurt Vonnegut (III.i) What Dreams May Come by Richard Matheson (III.i) Mortal Coils by Aldous Huxley and Immortal Coil by Jeffrey Lang (III.i) Perchance to ... IV, part 1 Tarry and Be Hanged by Sara Woods (I.ii) Time Must Have a Stop by Aldous Huxley (V.iv) Henry V So Vile a Sin by Ben Aaronovitch Kate Orman (II.iv) Band of ... Lewis++ (from "all our yesterdays", V.v) Brief Candles by Aldous Huxley (from "Out, out, brief candle!", V.v) The Sound and the Fury by William ...

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    It was one of those evenings when men feel that truth, goodness and beauty are one. In the morning, when they commit their discovery to paper, when others read it written there, it looks wholly ridiculous.
    Aldous Huxley (1894–1963)

    Proverbs are always platitudes until you have personally experienced the truth of them.
    —Aldous Huxley (1894–1963)