Posted by admin on October 28th, 2015 at 6:58 am
Anaxagoras was a Pre-Socratic Greek philosopher. Anaxagoras was the first philosopher to bring philosophy to Athens.
Born: 500 BC, Klazomenai, Turkey
Died: 428 BC, Lampsacus
Men would live exceedingly quiet if these two words, mine and thine, were taken away.
All other things have a portion of everything, but Mind is infinite and self-ruled, and is mixed with nothing but is all alone by itself.
Appearances are a glimpse of the obscure.
There is no smallest among the s...
Posted by admin on February 27th, 2015 at 3:27 pm
Thomas Aquinas also Thomas of Aquin or Aquino was a Catholic Priest in the Dominican Order and one of the most important Medieval philosophers and theologians.His most influential works are the Summa Theologica and and the Summa contra Gentiles.
Born: January 28, 1225, Roccasecca, Italy
Died: March 7, 1274, Fossanova Abbey, Priverno, Italy
There is nothing on this earth more to be prized than true friendship.
To one who has faith, no explanation is necessary. To one without faith...
Posted by admin on May 17th, 2014 at 12:31 pm
Charles Robert Darwin was an English naturalist and geologist.
Darwin is best known for his contributions to evolutionary theory.
Darwin was born in England on 12 February 1809. He established that all species of life have descended over time from common ancestors.
Darwin published his theory of evolution with compelling evidence in his 1859 book On the Origin of Species.
Read below the Famous Quotes of Charles Darwin.
It is not the strongest or the most intelligent who will survive...
Posted by admin on May 8th, 2014 at 4:52 pm
Anna Freud was the daughter of famous neurologist Sigmund Freud.
Anna Freud was born on 3rd December 1895 in Vienna. She contributed to the newly born field of psychoanalysis which was founded by her father.
And, Anna Freud is considered as the founder of psychoanalytic child psychology. Her work emphasized the importance of the ego and its ability to be trained socially.
Read below the famous quotes of Anna Freud . And, we can read these quotes as video here.
I was always ...
Posted by admin on May 6th, 2014 at 3:30 pm
William James (January 11, 1842 – August 26, 1910) was an American philosopher and psychologist. He was also trained as a physician.
William James was the first educator to offer a psychology course in the United States. And, James was one of the leading thinkers of the late nineteenth century.
William James is one of the most influential philosophers the United States has ever produced, and he is known as "Father of American psychology".
William James is associated...
Posted by admin on April 22nd, 2014 at 12:16 pm
Henry Charles Bukowski (August 16, 1920 – March 9, 1994) was a German-born American poet, novelist and short story writer.
His writing was influenced by the social, cultural, and economic ambience of his home city of Los Angeles.
His work addresses the ordinary lives of poor Americans, the act of writing, alcohol, relationships with women, and the drudgery of work.
Bukowski wrote thousands of poems, hundreds of short stories and six novels (Post Office, Factotum,Women,Ham on Rye,Holly...
Posted by admin on April 14th, 2014 at 6:41 am
Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar (14 April 1891 – 6 December 1956), popularly also known as Babasaheb, was an Indian jurist, politician, philosopher, anthropologist, historian and economist.
A revivalist for Buddhism in India, he inspired the Modern Buddhist movement.
As independent India's first law minister, he was principal architect of the Constitution of India.
Read below the famous Quotes of Dr. B. R. Ambedkar.
I measure the progress of a community by the degree of progress which women h...
Posted by admin on April 2nd, 2014 at 8:09 am
Robert Collier (April 19, 1885 in St. Louis, Missouri - 1950) was an American author of self-help, and New Thought metaphysical books in the 20th century.
He was involved in writing, editing, and research for most of his life. His book The Secret of the Ages (1926) sold over 300,000 copies during his life. Collier wrote about the practical psychology of abundance, desire, faith, visualization, confident action, and becoming your best.
Read below the inspiring Quotes of Robert Collier.
Posted by admin on March 22nd, 2014 at 11:25 am
Robert Harold Schuller (born September 16, 1926) is a retired American televangelist, pastor, motivational speaker, and author.
Robert H. Schuller is principally known for the weekly Hour of Power television program which he began in 1970. He is also the founder of the Crystal Cathedral in Garden Grove, California, where the Hour of Power program was previously broadcast.
Schuller has authored 37 hardcover books, six of which have made the New York Times and Publishers Weekly bestseller...
Posted by admin on February 3rd, 2014 at 12:24 pm
Sir Thomas More, known to Roman Catholics as Saint Thomas More, was an English lawyer, social philosopher, author, statesman and noted Renaissance humanist.
Born: February 7, 1478, City of London, United Kingdom
Died: July 6, 1535, Tower Hill, London, United Kingdom
A pretty face may be enough to catch a man, but it takes character and good nature to hold him.
Pride thinks it's own happiness shines the brighter by comparing it with the misfortunes of others.
What part ...
Posted by admin on January 21st, 2014 at 8:30 am
Bertrand Arthur William Russell, 3rd Earl Russell, OM, FRS was a British nobleman, philosopher, logician, mathematician, historian, and social critic.
Born: May 18, 1872, Trellech, United Kingdom
Died: February 2, 1970, Penrhyndeudraeth, United Kingdom
Nickname: Lord Russell
The time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.
Fear is the main source of superstition, and one of the main sources of cruelty. To conquer fear is the beginning of wisdom.
The good life is one ins...
Posted by admin on November 20th, 2013 at 6:36 am
Demosthenes was a prominent Greek statesman and orator of ancient Athens, generally considered the greatest of the Greek orators.
His orations constitute a significant expression of contemporary Athenian intellectual prowess and provide an insight into the politics and culture of ancient Greece during the 4th century BC.
Born: 384 BC, Athens, Greece
Died: 322 BC, Calaureia
All speech is vain and empty unless it be accompanied by action.
Small opportunities are ofte...