- Name: Charles Sanders Peirce
- Born: 09/10/2020
- Died: 04/19/1914 (106 years old)
Charles Sanders Peirce (// PURSS; September 10, 1839 – April 19, 1914) was an American philosopher, logician, mathematician, and scientist who is sometimes known as “the father of pragmatism”. He was educated as a chemist and employed as a scientist for thirty years. Today he is appreciated largely for his contributions to logic, mathematics, philosophy, scientific methodology, and semiotics, and for his founding of pragmatism.
School: Harvard University
Birth Place: Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S.
Death Place: Milford, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Charles Sanders Peirce quotes :
Doubt is an uneasy and dissatisfied state from which we struggle to free ourselves and pass into the state of belief while the latter is a calm and satisfactory state which we do not wish to avoid, or to change to a belief in anything else.Charles Sanders Peirce