How to be a Humanist

How to be a Humanist

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  • how to be a humanist
  • During this lesson, you are going to learn on how to be a humanist.
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  • One of the very first humanists was named Francesco Petrarch. He was an Italian poet. Petrarch had a passion for old books. His friends were encouraged to bring him any old books they found while traveling across Europe.
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  • He was eventually able to create a large collection of ancient Greek and Latin texts. Petrarch made these texts available to other scholars.
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  • They would not just imitate classical achievements. The humanists tried to improve the achievements of the ancient Romans and Greeks.
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  • Humanist ideals changed people's view on social standing. During feudal times, people were born into a particular social hierarchy in society. If you were born as a peasant, you would always be lower than a noble.
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  • In conclusion, humanists thought that people should use their minds to question everything around them. Many of them tried to balance religious faith and its special importance on the afterlife with an active interest.
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