Does Seneca’s Genius-Madness dichotomy still apply in the contemporary world?
Wittgenstein’s Tractus over-emphasizes the role of language, doesn’t it?
Contemporary poetry demonstrates that Wordsworth’s belief that poetry ought to be in the everyday “real language of men” was misguided.
I, personally, would characterize John Stuart Mill as the consummate intellect without a soul.
Richelieu’s influence on Louis XIII isn’t as negative as they say. He did, after all, found the Académie Française.