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OTHER WORDS FROM apophthegmap·o·phtheg·mat·ic [ap-uh-theg-mat-ik], /ˌæp ə θɛgˈmæt ɪk/, ap·o·phtheg·mat·i·cal, adjective
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I should prefer to reverse the apophthegm, and to say that in life I see the promise and potency of all forms of matter.Mysterious Psychic Forces|Camille Flammarion
Emphatic fulfillment does his success afford of the celebrated apophthegm of Mulready, "Know what you have to do, and do it."
Madame de Staël repeats this apophthegm in her work on Germany.Rejected Addresses|James Smith
He delivered this apophthegm with emphasis, and repeated it in another form.New Grub Street|George Gissing
Faint heart never won fair lady, he said to himself, in some answering apophthegm.