Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F. aphorisme, fr. Gr. definition, a short, pithy sentence, fr. to mark off by boundaries, to define; from + to separate, part. See Horizon
How is it then that anything so plain as this should be contradicted by one of the most universally received aphorisms respecting art?
"Modern Painters Volume I (of V)" by John Ruskin
His precepts consist of aphorisms of high moral worth; there is a late copy in the British Museum.
"The Truth About Woman" by C. Gasquoine Hartley
Stoffel himself did not know how profound was the wisdom of his political aphorism.
"Walter Pieterse" by Multatuli
When Bacon is introduced, we are assured that the aphorisms introduced are worthy of Bacon himself.
"Hours in a Library" by Leslie Stephen
It is the aphorism of the index-maker, certainly not of the great master of inductive philosophy.
"Harper's New Monthly Magazine, Volume 2, No. 12, May, 1851." by Various
I had read somewhere an aphorism that everything may be false to itself save human nature.
"The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 13 (of 25)" by Robert Louis Stevenson
The rolling stone aphorism had been pretty accurately fulfilled in Cospatric's case.
"The Recipe for Diamonds" by Charles John Cutcliffe Wright Hyne
There is not one aphorism which is not to be found in the thirty volumes of Frederick's writings.
"German Problems and Personalities" by Charles Sarolea
He was very proud of this aphorism, evidently thinking it the secret of our imperial race.
"Aliens" by William McFee
Equally admirable and just is this aphorism of our noble and inimitable poet.
"Critical Remarks on Sir Charles Grandison, Clarissa, and Pamela (1754)" by Anonymous
The flabby wine-skin of his brain
Yields to some pathologic strain,
And voids from its unstored abysm
The driblet of an aphorism.
"The Mad Philosopher" by Ambrose Bierce
The more proud nature bears a legal sway,
The more should preachers bend the gospel-way:
Oft in the church arise destructive schisms
From anti-evangelic aphorisms;
A legal spirit may be justly nam'd
The fertile womb of ev'ry error damn'd.
"The Believer's Espousals : Chapter V." by Ralph Erskine
That comics aphorism usually describes Hulk, last seen stealing the spotlight in Joss Whedon's The Avengers blockbuster.
Proverbs, aphorisms, sayings, maxims and adages mean essentially the same thing.
" I would add to this aphorism another one: "The plural of anecdote is data.
Professor Burnyeat reads Heraclitus as a poet whose aphorisms evoke the paradoxical qualities of the human condition.
The aphorism "a hen is merely an egg's way of making another egg" embodies one of the most fundamental truths in biology.
Among my odd hobbies, I'm a collector of aphorisms, and a bit of an aphorist myself.
An aphorist, a writer of aphorisms.
) that have used Nietzsche 's aphorism over the years, just sitting there awaiting a lawsuit.
Some aphorisms evolve with changing times, but more often they get stuck in time.
Wise words pour forth from Chris Smither — observations and aphorisms, similes and internal rhymes, run-on sentences and concise quips, all in a conversational flow.
There is an old business aphorism, "you can't manage what you can't measure".
The aphorism "Know Thyself" is inscribed into the walls of the temple of Apollo at Delphi Greece as a warning to those who overestimate their abilities.
If the recent political era has taught us anything, it has reiterated the enduring truth of George Santayana's aphorism about memory and duplication.
': The History of the Innovator's Aphorism.
For those who want to see the "future that has already happened" (to paraphrase my favorite Peter Drucker aphorism), I recommend reading three illuminating reports.
I am in these matters very conscious of my favorite aphorism of Niels Bohr. He cautioned us not to speak-or write-more clearly than we think.
A Quantum Past
Nowadays, most physicists would agree on the statement that information is physical (Rolf Landauer’s aphorism).
Emergence from Symmetry: A New Type of Cellular Automata
If we follow Wittgenstein’s aphorism that “meaning is use”, then R EMs such as KAO S, Tropos, Formal Tropos, Techne, along with all those cited in this paper are limited, since they use pre-existing logics which disregard these sorts deﬁned by the Ontology of the R EM .
Requirements Engineering Methods: A Classification Framework and Research Challenges