cogito, ergo sum


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cogito, ergo sum

(ˈkɒɡɪˌtəʊ ˈɜːɡəʊ ˈsʊm)
(Philosophy) I think, therefore I am; the basis of Descartes' philosophy
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co•gi•to, er•go sum

(ˈkoʊ gɪˌtoʊ ˈɛr goʊ ˈsʊm; Eng. ˈkɒdʒ ɪˌtoʊ ˈɜr goʊ ˈsʌm, ˈɛr goʊ)
Latin.
I think, therefore I am (stated by Descartes as the first principle in resolving universal doubt).
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