Bernard of Chartres, born Bernardus Carnotensis

Bernard of Chartres, born Bernardus Carnotensis
1124

French Neo-Platonist Philosopher, Scholar and Administrator

Author Quotes

We are like dwarfs on the shoulders of giants, so that we can see more than they, and things at a greater distance, not by virtue of any sharpness of sight on our part, or any physical distinction, but because we are carried high and raised up by their giant size.

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Bernard of Chartres, born Bernardus Carnotensis
Death Date
1124
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French Neo-Platonist Philosopher, Scholar and Administrator