Statue of Scottish philosopher David Hume by Alexander Stoddart on the Royal Mile in Edinburgh
David Hume (1711-1776) - a Scottish philosopher, historian, economist, and essayist known especially for his philosophical empiricism and skepticism. He was one of the most important figures in the history of Western philosophy and the Scottish Enlightenment. Here, subject of empirical examination.
We have just returned from a holiday in Wester Ross and Skye in Scotland, so I'll be posting some of the highlights from this excellent trip. Enjoy!