Synonyms for Aphorism:

n.

binomial, battle cry, cliche, cite, catchphrase, citation, cheer. words. aphorism (noun)
apothegm, apophthegm.
communication (noun)
apothegm, apophthegm.
saying (noun)
study atsaying.
saying expressing a belief, often true (noun)
apothegm.

Other synonyms:

battle cry, catchphrase, cliche. binomial, cheer, cite. citation. Other relevant words:
binomial, battle cry, words, citation, cliche, cite, catchphrase, cheer.

Usage examples for aphorism

  1. For so it was, though it must be said that except in the light of Clausewitz's doctrine the full meaning of Bacon's famous aphorism is not revealed. – Some Principles of Maritime Strategy by Julian Stafford Corbett