Descartes

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    One cannot conceive anything so strange and so implausible that it has not already been said by one philosopher or another.
    —René Descartes (1596–1650)

    Good sense is of all things in the world the most equally distributed, for everyone thinks himself so abundantly provided with it, that even those most difficult to please in all other matters do not commonly desire more of it than they already possess.
    —René Descartes (1596–1650)

    All that is very clearly and distinctly conceived is true.
    —René Descartes (1596–1650)