The more rapidly a civilization progresses, the sooner it dies for another to rise in its place.
- Havelock Ellis
- The greatest task before civilization at present is to make machines what they ought to be, the slaves, instead of the masters of men. - Havelock Ellis
- It is on our failures that we base a new and different and better success. - Havelock Ellis
- Dreams are real as long as they last. Can we say more of life? - Havelock Ellis
- Every man of genius sees the world at a different angle from his fellows, and there is his tragedy. - Havelock Ellis
- Jealousy, that dragon which slays love under the pretence of keeping it alive. - Havelock Ellis