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Rene Descartes
(1596-1650) born on
Mar 31
French philosopher, mathematician, scientist. He was called the father of modern philosophy; inventor of analytic geometry and several advances in optics.
         
   
F
Traveling is almost like talking with men of other centuries.

R
Except our own thoughts, there is nothing absolutely in our power.
A
The first precept was never to accept a thing as true until I knew it as such without a single doubt.
N
It is not enough to have a good mind. The main thing is to use it well.
K
Everybody thinks himself so well supplied with common sense that even those most difficult to please. . . never desire more of it than they already have.
 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: "Discourse on Method."
R: In "The Speaker's Electronic Reference Collection," AApex Software, 1994.
A: In "The Speaker's Electronic Reference Collection," AApex Software, 1994.
N: In "The Speaker's Electronic Reference Collection," AApex Software, 1994.
K: "Discourse on Method," 1637.
   


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