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The part in Star Wars where Yoda says, There is do, or do not.
This aphorism is short and sweet, but it teaches us a valuable truth.
Yup, he was reminding Philadelphians that preventing fires is better than fighting them.
Not only that, but you can use aphorisms in your writing to summarize your central theme.
How do aphorisms differ from adages and proverbs.
Do you believe that a penny saved is a penny earned.
Don’t count on things that haven’t happened yet because something unexpected could occur.
It’s one of the most recognized aphoristic statements today.
Sandys said, Honestie the best policie, which in modern English is…
Want a few more.
Not so much.
Build a storyline around that saying.
Let’s get started.
And since they’re universal truths about life, they help persuade your reader to accept your message.
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