Stephen Hawking Quotes: In The Eighteenth Century Philosophers

In The Eighteenth Century, Philosophers Considered The Whole Of Human Knowledge, Including Science, To Be Their Field And Discussed Questions Such As: Did The Universe Have A Beginning? However, In The Nineteenth And Twentieth Centuries, Science Became Too Technical And Mathematical For The Philosophers, Or Anyone Else Except A Few Specialists. Philosophers Reduced The Scope Of Their Inquiries So Much That Wittgenstein, The Most Famous Philosopher Of This Century, Said, "The Sole Remaining Task For Philosophy Is The Analysis Of Language." What A Comedown From The Great Tradition Of Philosophy From Aristotle To Kant!
— Stephen Hawking —

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