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Birth Name: Aldous Leonard Huxley

Born: 26 July 1894 Died: 22 November 1963

Country of origin: United Kingdom

Height: 6' 4"

Relationship Status: Married

Partner: Laura Archera Huxley


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Description: English writer and a prominent member 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. He spent the later part of his life in the United States, living in Los Angeles from 1937 until his death. Huxley was a humanist, pacifist, and satirist. By the end of his life Huxley was widely acknowledged as one of the pre-eminent intellectuals of his time. (wikipedia) ... (more)
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3. Jane Eyre (1943)
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""the propagandist's purpose is to make one set of people forget that certain other sets of people are human." "the trouble with fiction, is that it makes too much sense. reality never makes sense." etc."


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People Quotes - Part 1 (50 person items)

"“When things go badly, and the rations are reduced, the grounded do-dos will clamor again for their wings… The young people who now think so poorly of democracy may grow up to be fighters for freedom. The cry of ‘Give me television and hamburgers, but don’t bother me with the responsibilities of liberty,’ may give place, under altered circumstances to the cry of Give me liberty or give me death.” “Too much consistency is as bad for the mind as it is for the body. Consistency is c"


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