René Descartes Quote

The reading of good books is like a conversation with the best men of past centuries—in fact like a prepared conversation, in which they reveal only the best of their thoughts.


Le Discours de la méthode (1637) pt. 1

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The reading of good books is like a conversation with the best men of past centuries—in fact like a prepared conversation, in which they reveal...

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The reading of good books is like a conversation with the best men of past centuries—in fact like a prepared conversation, in which they reveal...

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The reading of good books is like a conversation with the best men of past centuries—in fact like a prepared conversation, in which they reveal...

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The reading of good books is like a conversation with the best men of past centuries—in fact like a prepared conversation, in which they reveal...