Results for: Aphorism

In Grammar

Example of aphorism?

  "Lost time is never found again."   "If you always do what you always did, you will always get what you always got."

What is an example of aphorism?

Hippocrates: Life is short, art is long, opportunity fleeting, experimenting dangerous, reasoning difficult. Pope: Some praise at morning what they blame at night. Emerson (MORE)
In Grammar

What are aphorisms?

Used interchangeably with the word 'proverb' an aphorism is an short statement that makes a wise or clever observations about life.

What are antonyms of aphorism?

Since the term "aphorism" was first used by Hippocrates to mean a short pithy proposition relating to health and disease, the term "old wives' tale" seems an appropriate anton (MORE)

What do aphorisms teach?

Aphorisms are intended to teach you useful insights which will help you to make good decisions about how to live your life successfully.
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