Rene Descartes Quote


Rene Descartes
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Descartes' philosophical writings, Volume 1 (Macmillan, 1952), p. 209
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I am indeed amazed when I consider how weak my mind is and how prone to error.  - Rene Descartes
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Rene Descartes
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Born: March 31, 1596

Died: February 11, 1650 (aged 53)

Nationality: French

Occupation: Mathematician

Bio: René Descartes was a French philosopher, mathematician, and writer who spent most of his adult life in the Dutch Republic. He has been dubbed the 'Father of Modern Philosophy', and much subsequent Western philosophy is a response to his writings, which are studied closely to this day.

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