These are quotes tagged with "aphorisms-and-epigrams".
In the mountains the shortest route is from peak to peak, but for that you must have long legs. Aphorisms should be peaks: and those to whom they are spoken should be big and tall ...
The aphorism in which I am the first master among Germans, are the forms of eternity; my ambition is to say in ten sentences what everyone else says in a book -- what everyone else ...
There are aphorisms that, like airplanes, stay up only while they are in motion.
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