Definition of apothegm:
- "Andersen's Fairy Tales", Hans Christian Andersen.
- "The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government, Vol. 1 (of 2)", Jefferson Davis.
That scoffer, Lescarbot, would dispose of the ancient city of Norumbega as Voltaire would have disposed of the Christian religion- with a sarcasm; but, if there be truth in the apothegm that " seeing is believing," the forerunners of Champlain came, saw, and made a note of it.- "Nooks and Corners of the New England Coast", Samuel Adams Drake.