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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