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The world is governed more by appeara...

This is an aphorism from Aphorisms Galore!'s official collection. It was the Aphorism of the Day for 2018-12-07.

Commenttiny.ag/w4srf1nw  ·   Fair (225 ratings)  ·  submitted 1997

The world is governed more by appearance than realities, so it is fully as necessary to seem to know something as it is to know it.

Unknown, in Wisdom and Ignorance

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