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Thirty-six ways of looking at the aphorism
From a list of aphorisms generated by randomly recombining the tweets of Deepak Chopra, and used in a study on “the reception and detection of pseudo-profound bullshit” by Gordon Pennycook,…
Why proverbs are better than aphorisms