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Thoughts and aphorisms

Aurobindo Ghose

Thoughts and aphorisms

by Aurobindo Ghose

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Published by Sri Aurobindo Ashram in Pondicherry .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aphorisms and apothegms

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Sri Aurobindo.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination125 p.
    Number of Pages125
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16571951M

    Quotes and aphorisms, interesting phrases, words and famous citations, funny phrases and quotations by great people, proverbs of the different nations, wise sentences for writings, essays and speeches. The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only one page. An aphorism (from Greek ἀφορισμός aphorismos, "delimitation") is a terse saying, expressing a general truth, principle, or astute observation, and spoken or written in a laconic and memorable form. [1] Aphorism literally means a "distinction" or "definition". The term was first used in the Aphorisms of oft-cited first sentence of this work (see Ars longa, vita brevis) is.

    Books, — lighthouses erected in the great sea of time, — books, the precious depositories of the thoughts and creations of genius, — books, by whose sorcery times past become time present, and the whole pageantry of the world's history moves in solemn procession before our eyes; — these were to visit the firesides of the humble, and. More quotations than aphorisms, still some good wisdom here though. It’s short, too. You can get through all ~ in a couple sittings. These ones were my favorites. It is rare that a great assembly is reasonable: it is too readily passionate. Every hour of time wasted during youth creates a.

    Aphorisms should be peaks: and those to whom they are spoken should be big and tall of stature. Friedrich Nietzsche Maxims and aphorisms, let us remember that wisdom is the true salt of literature, and the books that are most nourishing are richly stored with it, and that is the main object to seek in reading books. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.


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One last question. Well, two questions, really. First, I don’t know of another book about aphorisms. Your book seems to be unusual in zooming in on aphorisms. Secondly, when we look at the great thinkers and how often they’ve used aphorisms in the history of thought, it’s really strange that people haven’t written more about aphorisms.

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Thoughts and Aphorisms was written around Ten aphorisms from the manuscript were published in the monthly review Arya in and as parts of what was later issued as Thoughts and Glimpses.

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