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Aphorism is the philosophy of the moment.
An aphorist is a writer who reasons that rationalizations are wordy.
What is called confidence around these parts.
Exception: the paradigmatic case is an exception that defines the rule.
An aphorism is the literary form of an intuition whose elaboration would obscure rather than illuminate.
A relationship defined by inconvenience has one advantage: it is by definition not a relationship of convenience.
Did you ever wonder why the formula “I define X as Y” is hardly ever effective?
“By definition” arguments are often more contestable than their undefined counterparts.