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49 Cards in this Set

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Carpe Diem
seize the day
Momento More
- Famous Poem of the Time
- "gather ye rose buds while ye may"
- to show that life passes very quickly
so gather the rosebuds while they
are fresh
Venerable Bede
Was a monk, writer, and he said, Imagine you are sitting at a banquat and a bird flies in a window and the next thing the bird is gone. He said that is how fast life goes by
Thomas Hobbes
Wrote the Levianthen

Was an Englishmen

he believed that people had to give up some of there personal friedom so that every one can get along. And if we don’t life will be nasty, brutis, and short!
According to Shakespeare the world is a -----?
A french philosopher

A rationalist

Wrote In Latin or French

He doubted everything but then he came up with the phrase and he knows he exsist because he is thinking not doubting.
How descarte came to the idea that God is real
He said that he knows he isn’t perfect and we couldn’t of come up with this life because he is not capable.
Thomas Hobbes
Wrote the Leviathan


Beleived that people have to give up their own personal freedoms for the geater good

like a social contract

give up personal freedoms so that we can all get along

if we dont do this life is nasty, brutish, and short
Salve Ragina
The Salve Ragina was the final song of the day sung by the monks
The Acadamy was shut down in the year of_______
529 A.D.
The writing and understanding of symbols for those who couldn’t read or write!!!
Monks and Monistaries lived what kind of lifestyle?
They lived a very simple lifestyle

slept on hard beds
A room in the monnastaries where monks would write things, such as prayers, but mostly copied the Bible
Was the individual incharge of the monastarie
A room in the monasteries where food, medicine, and grain are stored(herbs and spices
Monks woke up at _______?
Get up at 2 o'clock
How many trips to the Church did monks make a day
about 7 or 8
trip to the church
last service of the day
According to Descartes the idea that their is a God is ________, and we are born with it.
According to Descartes the human body is like a machine, and_______ is in command
Descartes Idea of SCEPTICISM meant
when one is skeptic, and doesn't believe
Cogito ergo Sum (Descartes)
I think therefore I am
According to Descartes their are two types of reality
though or mind, or extensions or matter
Was a Jewish Deutchman who was excomunicated from Amsterdam for Herasy

Believed that God is the world

he was a pantheist

he saw things through the perspective of our eternity

believed that God and nature are the same thing

was the frst to apply the "historico"

looked at the Bible as a history not a faith
According to Spinoza "ethics" means
the art of living, as well as moral conduct
John Locke
Wrote the "Essay Concerning Human Understanding"

tabula rosa

simple sensations are the best kind of sensations

He was an "empiricist"

one of the first philosphers interested in sexual roles
Tabula Rosa
blank or empty slate

John Lockes idea that the mind is an empty slate before you use it
one who believes all knowledge comes from self experience (John Locke)
Essay on human understanding
Written by John Locke to answer two major questions
1. from where do we get our ideas
2. can we rely on what our senses tell us

primary ideas, and secondary ideas

simple ideas of sense
how we know things and how we understand things
Primary qualities
qualities like weight, shape, or number
Secondary qualities
qualities like color, taste or smell, or the senses
St. Augustine
Beleived in the kingdom of God and the Kingdom of the world

Wrote "The City of Gods"

Kingdom of the world=everyday life
kingdom of God=religious

no salvation outside the church
Thomas Aquinis
Fallowed Aristotle

Two paths to God

Christian Revalation

Reason comes from the senses
divided into three parts



the art of using words in speech or writing escpiacialy in pros composition
four parts




Pico Della Mirandola
Believed that reason came from heaven

fealt humans were most complex and important creations

Hiarchy of life

chain of being
Who strarted the platonic academy
Masilo Ficino
Francis Bacon
Wrote the Novem Organum

about the scientific method

one has to get risd of their preguidices and biases
Idols of the den
Idols and preguidices that you have as a particular person
Idols of the marketplace
preguidices from talking and interacting
Commitement Variation
When you solve and start a problem from the same thing
basis for scientific reasoning
causes and effects
geocentric universe
everything revolves around the earth
universe revolves around the sun
period of incurableum
period where things where written before the printing press