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QUOTE (René Descartes) - Mar 31

“So there remains only the idea of God; and I must consider whether there is anything in the idea which could not have originated in myself. 107 more words


Know Your History - 31st March - René Descartes born

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31st March, 1596 – René Descartes born

René Descartes (31 March 1596 – 11 February 1650) was a French philosopher, mathematician and writer who spent most of his life in the Dutch Republic. 159 more words

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Ghost in the TV

The first time that the TV turned itself on was back in November. I was nowhere near the remote, busy in the kitchen when I heard voices. 375 more words

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March 31 in history

1146 Bernard of Clairvauxpreached his sermon in a field at Vézelay, urging the necessity of a Second Crusade.

1492 Queen Isabella of Castille issued the… 736 more words


René Descartes \ Discurso del método

La reacción cartesiana contra el escepticismo sumada a su interés por la ciencia va a significar en Descartes el afianzamiento en el rechazo del error y en la búsqueda de la verdad. 132 more words


Engels on materialism: part 3 - you don't get philosophy like this in the bourgeois academy

…during this long period from Descartes to Hegel and from Hobbes to Feuerbach, these philosophers were by no means impelled, as they thought they were, solely by the force of pure reason. 97 more words