aphorisms

[ af-uh-riz-uh m ]SEE DEFINITION OF aphorisms

Synonyms for aphorisms | nounsaying expressing a belief, often true

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They often say in their Gnomic aphorisms, ‘Even the Gods cannot alter the past.’

But we must not make any stipulations with time, or trust in aphorisms.

He shoots off a whole column of aphorisms in a single evening.

What a volume of wit and wisdom is contained in the proverbs and aphorisms.

Compared with the aphorisms of these masters they are light and frivolous.

On the text of the 'Aphorisms on Love,' by Vatsyayana, only two commentaries have been found.

Mr. Mivers had some other aphorisms on this important subject.

Harley had usually a jest for his friend's aphorisms; but he had none now.

A composer of aphorisms can pluck blossoms even from a razor-prop.

In addition some of the Aphorisms are listed separately in the Table.