See for yourself.
Washington’s message was that it’s wiser to be upfront and deal with the consequences.
Other Common Examples of Aphorisms
It originated from Lady Mary Montgomerie Currie’s poem Tout vient a qui sait attendre.
As they say, Nothing ventured, nothing gained.
Curiosity killed the cat.
Both sayings highlight the benefits of waking up early.
Better safe than sorry is a piece of wisdom from Samuel Lover’s book, Rory O’More.
Examples of Aphorism in Film
This is especially true if the excuse is a lie.
Yup, he was reminding Philadelphians that preventing fires is better than fighting them.
This quote came from Wales, first appearing in an 1866 publication.
Aphoristic statements also appear in everyday life, such as daily speeches made by politicians and leaders.
Truthfully, there aren’t huge differences between the three.
Examples of Aphorism in Literature
Fall seven times, stand up eight.