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Excuses

Several excuses are always less convincing than one.

 

       ~ Aldous Huxley

 

Bless your enemies; no cursing under your breath. Laugh with your happy friends when they’re happy; share tears when they’re down. 270 more words

Poetry

Quote 5/26/15

Here’s to Tuesday….we are doing great!!

There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that’s your own self.

– Aldous Huxley

A Quote A Day

escaping definitions, just a note

“Their colour shines forth with a brilliance which seems to us praeternatural, because it is in fact entirely natural – entirely natural in the sense of being entirely… 28 more words

Beautiful And Powerful Art

Quote for the day - Saturday May 23

“The industrial worker at his fool-proof and grace-proof machine does his job in a man-made universe of punctual automata – a universe that lies entirely beyond the pale of Tao on any level, brutal, human or spiritual”.

Aldous Huxley, The Perennial Philosophy

Civilization

Happiness Is Not Grand

I have taken this title, and the quote from Aldous Huxley’s book, “Brave New World”, and I thought, “Hmm, there is truth in this”.

And then, thanks to WordPress, I rediscovered a marvellous singer / comedian called Ken Dodd. 335 more words

People

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There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that’s your own self. ~  Aldous Huxley