Full Name: Immanuel Kant
Hometown: Konigsberg, Prussie
Fave Subjects: How To Be Good, Truth, Knowledge and Understanding, Beauty and Art, Power, Astronomy
- won and award for making a discovery about how the Earth rotates
- did most of his important philosophy work after the age of 50
- wrote more than 30 books on philosophy and other subjects
- was so organized that his neighbours would set their watches by his morning walks (and his students loved him for it too)
Should rules about right and wrong be the same for everyone, all the time?
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