10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «APOTHEGM»
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Encyclopedia of the Essay
The apothegm as transmitted from the sage to the seeker differs from the bon mot
, with which it has more recently been identified. First, the apothegm was
delivered to a particular person under particular circumstances: the seeker
Pepper Adams' Joy Road: An Annotated Discography
w Time After Time* Prestige LP: PR-7729 x Apothegm Prestige unissued y
Apothegm Prestige unissued z Apothegm Prestige unissued aa Apothegm
Prestige LP: PR-7729 bb Apothegm Prestige unissued cc Apothegm Black Lion (
Ger) CD: ...
Poet, Public, and Performance in Ancient Greece
to limit the apothegm to verbal utterance alone. Several of the citations would be
more accurately called anecdotes, apomnêmoneumata, since they contain no
quoted memorable saying but rather a memorable incident that has become a ...
Lowell Edmunds, Robert W. Wallace, 2000
444. Boethns, his opinion concerning comets, iii. 150. Brasidas, apothegm of, i.
218; ii. 468. Brennus, king of the Gauls, v. 460. Britain, longevity in, iii. 193.
Brixaba, mount, v. 494. Brotherly love, iii. 36-08. Brute animals, ails and cures of,
Plutarch, William Watson Goodwin, 1870
The Long and Short of It: From Aphorism to Novel
For the apothegm, the world does not give itself away. Wisdom begins when we
recognize that we do not even know what we do not know. Apothegms teach:
there are always more doors to open. In attaining knowledge, as in probing an ...
Handbook of Biblical Criticism
In form-critical studies, the classification apothegm has received no clear
definition. According to Martin Dibelius, in ancient usage apothegm applied both
to (a) sayings introduced without a setting, and (b) answers of a specific nature
Richard N. Soulen, R. Kendall Soulen, 2011
Thoughts on the Anglican and Anglo-American churches
146. clarendon's. apothegm. any thing of his severity and rigour towards men of
all conditions ; or in the sharpness of his language and expressions, which was
so natural to him, that he could not debate any thing without some commotion, ...
The Reveries of Solitude: Consisting of Essays in Prose, a ...
C ] AN USEFUL APOTHEGM FOR A FOND MOTHER. Wh ETHER charg'd or
uncharg'd, I charge you, my son, Never wantonly face the mouth of a gun; And,
tam'd or untam'd, pray likewise beware, Come not nigh to the heels of a horse or
The Matthean Parables: A Literary and Historical Commentary
Bultmann treats the first of these as the conclusion of a scholastic apothegm.294
The pericope of the Baptist's question (Mt 11:2-6/Lk 7:18-23), followed by Christ's
testimony to the Baptist (Mt 11:7-11/Lk 7:24-28), leads to the parable of The ...
A Dictionary of the English Language
APOTHEGM ATIST, (ap-o-rteg'-ma-tist) n. (. A collector of apothegms.
roAPOTHEGMATIZE,(ap-o-theg'-ma-tize) v. n. To utter remarkable savings.
APOTHEOSIS, (ap-o-tAe'-o-sis) n. j. Deification. APOTHESIS, (a-potn'-e-sis) n.s.
In surgery, The ...
Samuel Johnson, John Walker, Robert S. Jameson, 1828
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «APOTHEGM»
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Biting into the apple club
... one every other week during the season, of 10 pounds each seems like a lot, but it actually breaks down to a mere healthy apothegm:. «Statesman Journal, Jun 15»
Chapter & Verse
Gene Dwyer, who kept his Greek Aa textbook, wrote, “The (unattributed) apothegm 'The Two Packs' is cited in Lesson 12 in Chase and Phillips, A New ... «Harvard Magazine, Jun 15»
UPDATED: Coquitlam sports leaders to be inducted into Sports Hall …
"My apothegm has always been don't follow where the path may lead, go where there is no path and leave a trail. I never thought a branch of that trail would ... «The Tri-City News, May 15»
Sales are for vanity, profits for sanity
No one knows who coined this particular apothegm (which has a third leg – 'cash is king'), but it has obvious relevance for law firms. «Law Gazette, May 15»
Critical 20: No. 1 Pete Robertson
With that in mind, and noting the steady development of football into a passing game, we can coin yet another apothegm, “A good pass rush ... «RaiderPower.com, May 15»
The Wise Words of Maya Angelou. Or Someone, Anyway.
Perhaps, to misquote another apothegm frequently misattributed to Ms. Angelou: “They may forget who said it — but they will never forget how it ... «New York Times, Apr 15»
Bringing Succour To The World Through Philanthropy
There is usually an apothegm that believes that for every wealthy billionaire fellow around the world, some form of blood may have been shed ... «Nigerian Observer, Mar 15»
You could do better on Wikipedia: a facile approach to art history
But Gombrich gave us the fine apothegm: 'There is no such thing as art. There are only artists.' Martin Kemp gets nowhere near such synoptic ... «Spectator.co.uk, Feb 15»
Mother Who?: UK not OK for Cayman PR
(So much for the local apothegm — “the devil you know.”) Most striking, perhaps, is Cayman's backhanding of the British. After all, Cayman is a ... «Cayman Compass, Feb 15»
A (Relatively) Happy New Year for Boxing
On Saturday, Broner apologized for his language, invoking an apothegm of his own invention. “You never invite another man to another man's ... «The New Yorker, Jan 15»