Desiderius Erasmus

Desiderius Erasmus

Dutch scholar and humanist, writer, scholar, theologian, prominent representatives of the Northern Renaissance.
So our student will flit like a busy bee through the entire garden of literature, light on every blossom, collect a little nectar from each, and carry it to his hive...More Desiderius Erasmus quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I consider as lovers of books not those who keep their books hidden in their store-chests and never handle them, but those who, by nightly as well as daily use thumb them, batter them, wear them out, who fill out all the margins with annotations of many kinds, and who prefer the marks of a fault they have erased to a neat copy full of faults.More Desiderius Erasmus quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The opinion formulated by the Church has more value in my eyes than human reasons, whatever they may be.More Desiderius Erasmus quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
No one respects a talent that is concealed.More Desiderius Erasmus quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Nothing is as peevish and pedantic as men's judgments of one another.More Desiderius Erasmus quotes [07/29/2011 10:07:17]

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