Maxims & Aphorisms

A maxim is a short, pithy statement describing a general law or premise.

An aphorism is an original laconic phrase conveying a principle of thought.


Maxims

Benjamin Franklin

Michel De Montaigne

Machiavelli (One and Two)

Nietzsche

Buddha

François de La Rochefoucauld

Aesop

Dale Carnegie

Thomas Carlyle

Anton Chekov

Winston Churchill

Confucius

Fyodor Dostoevsky

Albert Einstein

Epictetus

Sigmund Freud

Erich Fromm

Khalil Gebran

Heraclitus

Victor Hugo

David Hume


Aphorisms

Baltasar Gracian

Nietzsche

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Schopenhauer

Albert Camus

Isaac Asimov

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Nassim Taleb