Authors born before 1500

Author (number of quotes)Description
A
Abelard, Pierre (1)French philosopher, theologian, logician
Alberti, Leon Battista (1)Italian architect, linguist, author and philosopher
Aurelius, Marcus (2)Roman Emperor
B
Bacon, Roger (2)English philosopher
E
Erasmus, Desiderius (1)Dutch humanist, teacher, theologian
G
Gabriol, Salamon Ibn (1)pen name of Salamon ben Jehuda ibn Gabriol, Spanish poet and philosopher
L
Luther, Martin (8)German clegyman
M
Meister, Eckhart (1)German theologian, philosopher
N
Nanak, Guru Dev (1)founder of the religion of Sikhism
V
Vinci, Leonardo da (4)Italian painter, scientist, sculptor, architect, composer, poet and author
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