Examples from the Web for descartes
She gives no nods to the Humanists, like Montaigne, Francis Bacon, Erasmus, or Descartes.Sor Juana: Mexico’s Most Erotic Poet and Its Most Dangerous Nun|Katie Baker|November 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Somewhere, Descartes must be mulling a new declaration for the modern era: I emit carbon dioxide, therefore I am.
It would ill become any admirer of Pascal to detract from the glory of Descartes.Pascal|John Tulloch
For Descartes consciousness is the very essence, both of the mind and of the self.A Commentary to Kant's 'Critique of Pure Reason'|Norman Kemp Smith
In other respects he displays an inferior knowledge of the human mind and of the principles of reasoning to Descartes.
To write against those who made too profound a study of science: Descartes.Pascal's Penses|Blaise Pascal
At sixteen he produced a treatise on conic sections that excited the wonder and incredulity of Descartes.Classic French Course in English|William Cleaver Wilkinson