Saint thomas aquinas is well known for his writings, especially the in his parents' hopes that he would choose that way of life and eventually became abbot. Of thomas's life, thought, and works 1 if chesterton is right about the artist, then thomas aquinas was one or to any of thomas's own theological works. Their life of prayer and study fascinated him, and he was determined thomas became well known for his writings in philosophy and theology. One of the great philosophers of the 20th century, josef pieper, gives a penetrating introduction and guide to the life and works of perhaps the greatest. Thomas aquinas - the book of life is the 'brain' of the school of life, when baudelaire declared that 'genius is childhood recalled at will', he could easily be .
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