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Zxen
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maxim_%28philosophy%29 This should help. ^^

xen7
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Maxim, proverb, gnome, aphorism, apothegm, sententiaall mean essentially the same thing: a short, easily remembered expression of a basic principle, general truth, or rule of conduct. Think of a maxim as a nugget of wisdomor at least of apparent wisdom.

slo
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0what would b a good example of maxim?then

xen7
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Any proverb for instance,Make hay while the sun shine;Prevention is better than cure;Haste makes waste;Look before you leap...

Rizaldo
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1You can philosophical define word 'maxim' as the material rule or principle used to guide a person in a particular situation about what to do (e.g., 'I should never tell a lie'). It thus provides a kind of bridge between a persons inner disposition and outer actions.
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