Right now I don't give a damn about what happened a century ago and I'm in no position to make judgments of a situation I know so little about.
While such judgments are naturally exaggerated, there is no doubt that he takes a very high place among modern Latin poets.
The end of all study, says Descartes, in one of his earliest writings, ought to be to guide the mind to form true and sound judgments on every thing that may be presented to it.3 The sciences in their totality are but the intelligence of man; and all the details of knowledge have no value save as they strengthen the understanding.
1 The will, therefore, as being more originative, has more to do with true or false judgments than the understanding.
The office of reason is to give a true and distinct appreciation of the values of goods and evils; or firm and determinate judgments touching the knowledge of good and evil are our proper arms against the influence of the passions.3 We are free, therefore, through knowledge: ex magna lute in intellectu sequitur magna propensio in voluntate, and omnis peccans est ignorans.
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