Franz Brentano  

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"When this book had been already completed, I found, in Brentano’s Origin of the Knowledge of Right and Wrong, opinions far more closely resembling my own, than those of any other ethical writer with whom I am acquainted." --Principia Ethica (1903) by G. E. Moore

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Franz Clemens Honoratus Hermann Brentano (January 16, 1838, Marienberg am Rhein, near BoppardMarch 17, 1917, Zürich) was an influential figure in both philosophy and psychology. His influence was felt by other figures such as Sigmund Freud, Edmund Husserl, Kazimierz Twardowski and Alexius Meinong who followed and adapted Brentano's views.

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