Aphorism

Nicole Messer

Definition

a pithy observation that contains a general truth or simply just an obvious truth
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Aphorisms are typically...

  • witty
  • abrupt
  • wise
  • an opinion
  • a general opinion
  • a short philosophy
  • overused
  • cliché
  • close to an idiom but more specific
go to tinyurl.com/aphorismsurvey

Citations:

""Aphorism" - A Haiku Deck by." Aphorism. N.p., n.d. Web. 14 Sept. 2014.

"Aphorism." Wikipedia. Wikimedia Foundation, 09 June 2014. Web. 14 Sept. 2014.