Antoine Arnauld


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Antoine Arnauld (February 6, 1612 – August 8, 1694) — le Grand as contemporaries called him, to distinguish him from his father — was a French Roman Catholic theologian, philosopher, and mathematician. He was one of the leading intellectuals of the Jansenist group of Port-Royal and had a very thorough knowledge of patristics. more »

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  • ''Thus Pyrrhonism is not a sect of people who are persuaded of what they say, but it is a sect of liars.''
    Antoine Arnauld (1612-1694), French Jansenist theologian, philosopher. "Premier Discours," p. 7, La Logique, ou l'Art de Penser, Jules Delalain, Paris...
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