Descartes on Great Books

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I was aware that the reading of all good books is indeed like a conversation with the noblest men of past centuries who were the authors of them, nay a carefully studied conversation, in which they reveal to us none but the best of thoughts.

 

 

René Descartes (1596-1650), French philosopher and mathematician of the Early Modern period.


Discourse on the Method of Rightly Conducting the Reason by René Descartes (1990)

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