René Descartes

French Mathematician


Children: Francine Descartes

Life Span

Born: 31 March 1596
Died: 11 February 1650 in Stockholm, Sweden

Quotes par René Descartes

"I think; therefore I am."
"The first precept was never to accept a thing as true until I knew it as such without a single doubt."
"Each problem that I solved became a rule which served afterwards to solve other problems."
"In order to improve the mind, we ought less to learn, than to contemplate."
~ René Descartes

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