The things you own end up owning you.

Giambattista Vico


Giambattista Vico, the founder of the Vichian approach to understanding the world order was born in Napoli on 23 June of 1688 as a son of a Neapolitan bookseller.  During the time he was born Napoli was the fourth city in Europe after London, Paris, and Istanbul (Cox:2002:47).  Caravaggio, Bernini, Rosa, Telesio, Campanella were all Neapolitans.


March 24, 2008 - Posted by | Philosophers

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