Cogito, ergo sum – “I think, therefore I am“ –  About this Latin proverb: What is the meaning? What about the author? About language and grammar?




Cogito, ergo sum

The phrase originally appeared in French as “je pense, donc je suis”.

Later Descartes used the Latin words “Cogito ergo sum”.

Latin was the language of higher education.


René Descartes

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