Browsing: Philosophers

Life of Niccolo Machiavelli

Niccolò Machiavelli was born in Florence on May 3, 1469, to Bernardo and Bartolomea. Though the family had formerly enjoyed prestige and financial success, in Niccolò’s youth his father struggled…

Nostradamus The Truth

Michel de Nostradame (December 14, 1503 – July 2, 1566) , more commonly known as Nostradamus, was a French apothecary and reputed seer who published collections of prophecies that have…

Life of Galileo Galilei

Galileo Galilei (1564-1642) – Italian astronomer, scientist and philosopher, who played a leading role in the Scientific Revolution. Galileo improved the telescope and made many significant discoveries in astronomy. His…

Life of Leonardo Da Vinci

Leonardo da Vinci (1452 – 1519) is one of the world’s greatest thinkers, artists and philosophers. Seeking after perfection, he created rare masterpieces of art such as ‘The Mona Lisa’ and…