Socrates – It’s All Greek To Me!
I have no doubt that you have at some point in your life heard of Socrates, one of Ancient Greece’s most famous philosophers. He was an interesting man that questioned almost everything around him, […]
4 of 7 Great Philosophers of The Western World
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The rise in popularity of Hume, a Scottish skeptic and empiricist, would mark the beginning of a new way to philosophize.
Mainland Europe produced two major philosophers in the form of Rene Descartes and Immanuel Kant. They were both influenced by Locke, and Kant especially was able to become a major voice due to Hume’s ideas.
Seneca was a Stoic that emphasized wisdom and a happy life.
Heraclitus and Parmenides both believed the universe could be reduced to one thing. For Heraclitus, this was divine reason. For Parmenides, it was a state of indivisible unity.