25 Quotes By Giordano Bruno
Philosopher & Mathematician Known For His Cosmological Theories
Giordano Bruno was an Italian scientist, poet, and philosopher, who propelled the idea of sun-centered universe as opposed to Church’s theory of Earth-centered universe. He also believed that there were other inhabited worlds in the universe. He started studying in Dominican convent of San Domenico Maggiore in Naples, where he was ordained as a priest by his superiors in 1572. His views were undoubtedly ahead of time and for this reason, he was also beaten and torture. His wisdom and knowledge often angered local scholars. Nonetheless, he continued reading, traveling, and writing about his findings and beliefs. In 1593, he was tried for heresy by the Roman Inquisition. He was tortured and interrogated for the next eight years, until his death, in 1600. We have curated some of his quotes on truth, tradition, excellence, law, light, space, and universe.