Pithy sentences are like sharp nails which force truth upon our memory.
Author: Denis Diderot (1713-1784)
Profession: French Philosopher
Maxims are the condensed good sense of nations.
Author: James Mackintosh (1765-1832)
Profession: British Author
All maxims have their antagonist maxims; proverbs should be sold in pairs, a single one being but a half truth.
Author: William Mathews