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If you would be a real seeker after truth, it is necessary that at least once in your life you doubt, as far as possible, all things.

 
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Rene Descartes
Rene Descartes
  • Born: March 31, 1596
  • Died: February 11, 1650
  • Nationality: French
  • Profession: Mathematician

René Descartes was a French philosopher, mathematician, and scientist. A native of the Kingdom of France, he spent about 20 years (1629–49) of his life in the Dutch Republic after serving for a while in the Dutch States Army of Maurice of Nassau, Prince of Orange and the Stadtholder of the United Provinces. He is generally considered one of the most notable intellectual figures of the Dutch Golden Age.

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