PROFESSION - Philosopher

Actor

Bruce LeeBruce Lee was a Hong Kong American martial artist, Hong Kong action film ac…more

Philosopher

ErasmusDesiderius Erasmus Roterodamus, known as Erasmus of Rotterdam, or simply Er…more

Philosopher

Henry David ThoreauHenry David Thoreau was an American author, naturalist, transcendentalist, …more

Inventor

Charles BabbageCharles Babbage, FRS was an English polymath. A mathematician, philosopher,…more

Philosopher

Johann Wolfgang von GoetheJohann Wolfgang von Goethe was a German writer and statesman. His body of w…more

Revolutionary

Vladimir LeninVladimir Ilyich Ulyanov, alias Lenin was a Russian communist revolutionary,…more

Writer

Simone de BeauvoirSimone Lucie Ernestine Marie Bertrand de Beauvoir, commonly known as Simone…more

Philosopher

David HumeDavid Hume was a Scottish philosopher, historian, economist, and essayist k…more

Philosopher

Friedrich NietzscheFriedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche was a German philologist, philosopher, cultural…more

Philosopher

Thomas CarlyleThomas Carlyle was a Scottish philosopher, satirical writer, essayist, hist…more

Friar

Francis of AssisiSaint Francis of Assisi was an Italian Catholic friar and preacher. He foun…more

Pope

John Paul IIPope John Paul II, born Karol Józef Wojtyła was pope of the Catholic Chur…more

Philosopher

Karl MarxKarl Marx was a German philosopher, economist, social scientist, sociologis…more

Jurist

Oliver Wendell Holmes JrOliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. was an American jurist who served as an Associat…more

Writer

Noam ChomskyAvram Noam Chomsky is an American linguist, philosopher, cognitive scientis…more

Novelist

Fyodor DostoyevskyFyodor Mikhailovich Dostoyevsky, sometimes transliterated Dostoevsky, was a…more

Philosopher

John DeweyJohn Dewey, FAA was an American philosopher, psychologist, and educational …more

Politician

Niccolo MachiavelliNiccolò di Bernardo dei Machiavelli was an Italian historian, politician, …more

Ralph Waldo EmersonRalph Waldo Emerson was an American essayist, lecturer, and poet, who led t…more

Philosopher

Jean-Baptiste Le Rond d'AlembertJean-Baptiste le Rond d'Alembert was a French mathematician, mechanician, p…more

Writer

Jean-Paul SartreJean-Paul Charles Aymard Sartre was a French philosopher, playwright, novel…more

Poet

Walt WhitmanWalter "Walt" Whitman was an American poet, essayist and journalist. A huma…more

Activist

W.E.B. Du BoisWilliam Edward Burghardt "W. E. B." Du Bois was an American sociologist, hi…more

Roman emperor

Marcus AureliusMarcus Aurelius was Roman Emperor from 161 to 180. He ruled with Lucius Ver…more

Psychiatrist

Carl Gustav JungCarl Gustav Jung, often referred to as C. G. Jung, was a Swiss psychiatrist…more

Philosopher

John Stuart MillJohn Stuart Mill, was a British philosopher, political economist and civil …more

Politician

Mahatma GandhiMohandas Karamchand Gandhi was the preeminent leader of Indian independence…more

Philosopher

Hannah ArendtJohanna "Hannah" Arendt was a German-born political theorist. Though often …more

Philosopher

VoltaireFrançois-Marie Arouet, known by his nom de plume Voltaire, was a French En…more

U.S. President

Thomas JeffersonThomas Jefferson was an American Founding Father, the principal author of t…more

Educator

Maria MontessoriMaria Tecla Artemesia Montessori was an Italian physician and educator best…more

Philosopher

Marshall McLuhanHerbert Marshall McLuhan, CC was a Canadian philosopher of communication th…more

Economist

Amartya SenAmartya Kumar Sen is an Indian economist and philosopher who since 1972 has…more

Philosopher

Marquis de SadeDonatien Alphonse François de Sade, better known as the Marquis de Sade, w…more

Physicist

Isaac NewtonSir Isaac Newton PRS MP was an English physicist and mathematician who is w…more

Writer

C. S. LewisClive Staples Lewis, commonly called C. S. Lewis and known to his friends a…more

Poet

Samuel Taylor ColeridgeSamuel Taylor Coleridge was an English poet, literary critic and philosophe…more

Philosopher

John LockeJohn Locke FRS, was an English philosopher and physician regarded as one of…more

Economist

Adam SmithAdam Smith was a Scottish moral philosopher and a pioneer of political econ…more

Psychologist

William JamesWilliam James was an American philosopher and psychologist who was also tra…more

Mathematician

Blaise PascalBlaise Pascal was a French mathematician, physicist, inventor, writer and C…more

Philosopher

ConfuciusConfucius was a Chinese teacher, editor, politician, and philosopher of the…more

Psychoanalyst

Sigmund FreudSigmund Freud was an Austrian neurologist, now known as the father of psych…more

Physicist

Albert EinsteinAlbert Einstein was a German-born theoretical physicist and philosopher of …more

Philosopher

Francis BaconFrancis Bacon, 1st Viscount St. Alban, QC, was an English philosopher, stat…more

Writer

Albert CamusAlbert Camus was a French Nobel Prize winning author, journalist, and philo…more

Priest

Thomas AquinasThomas Aquinas, OP, also Thomas of Aquin or Aquino, was an Italian Dominica…more

Jonathan EdwardsJonathan Edwards was a Christian preacher, philosopher, and theologian. Edw…more

Philosopher

Marquis de CondorcetMarie Jean Antoine Nicolas de Caritat, marquis de Condorcet, known as Nicol…more

Philosopher

Karl PopperSir Karl Raimund Popper CH FBA FRS was an Austrian-British philosopher and …more

Philosopher

Thomas HobbesThomas Hobbes of Malmesbury, in some older texts Thomas Hobbs of Malmsbury,…more

Philosopher

CiceroMarcus Tullius Cicero, was a Roman philosopher, politician, lawyer, orator,…more


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