Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
Rene Descartes
Rene Descartes
Rene Descartes.
BornMarch 31, 1596
Touraine, France
DiedFebruary 11, 1650
Stockholm, Sweden
French mathematician and philosopher. Considered the father of modern philosophy. Proved that a geometrical object can be expressed in terms of a formula and x-y or x-y-z coordinates in what is now known as Cartesian geometry.

The repository contains two quotes from Rene Descartes.


I think, therefore I am.


It is not enough to have a good mind. The main thing is to use it well.