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Time Spent With the Harvard Classics: Descartes – The Discourse on the Method

Born on March 31, 1596,  the French philosopher, mathematician and scientist Rene Descartes became the father of modern western philosophy before his death on February 11, 1650.  Although born in France, he spent most of his life in the Dutch … Continue reading

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A Thought For the Day

If you would be a real seeker after truth, it is necessary that at least once in your life you doubt, as far as possible, all things. -Rene Descartes, philosopher and mathematician (31 Mar 1596-1650) To Be Is To More … Continue reading

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