aphorism

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Synonyms for aphorism

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a usually pithy and familiar statement expressing an observation or principle generally accepted as wise or true

Synonyms for aphorism

a short pithy instructive saying

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The Sastrakaras again almost aphorizing another principle say: "visayanirupyam hi jnanam", the cognitive episode is described by the object structure.
Mencken's core career belief--that stirring controversy by aphorizing with a hammer promised a sure path to literary fame--is, Nation readers need hardly be told, a still potent journalistic MO.
It is a rum-soaked fruitcake packed with comic monologues, one-liners and shticks, all delivered in the same droller-than-life tone of mock-intellectual aphorizing.