Bertrand Russell

Bertrand Russell

Born: May 18, 1872

Died: February 2, 1970

Nationality: British

Occupation: Philosopher

Biography: Bertrand Arthur William Russell, 3rd Earl Russell, was a British philosopher, logician, mathematician, historian, and social critic. At various points in his life he considered himself a liberal, a socialist, and a pacifist, but he also admitted that he had never been any of these in any profound sense.

Source/Notes: The Collected Papers of Bertrand Russell: Theory of Knowledge: the 1913 Manuscript (1984 edition)

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Bertrand Russell

“All movements go too far.”

- Bertrand Russell

Source/Notes: Unpopular Essays (2009 edition), Routledge - ISBN: 9781134026982

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Source/Notes: Logical and Philosophical Papers, 1909-13 (1992 edition), Psychology Press - ISBN: 9780415084468