He was a great thinker and a great doer, and with Washington he helped to make our country free.
He was both a strategic thinker and capable of detailed execution.
The situation was saved by a newspaper whicl from the outset of its career obeyed the best canons of journalism - Born in 1882, the fiji Shimpo (Times) enjoyed the immense advan tage of having its policy controlled by one of the greatest thinker of modern Japan, Fukuzawa Yukichi.
Oncken, to take the extreme of condemnation, looks upon him as a bad physiocrat and a confused thinker, while Leon Say considers that he was the founder of modern political economy, and that "though he failed in the 18th century he triumphed in the 1 9th."
There is a monument (restored in 1887) to Giordano Bruno, the free-thinker, who was born at Nola in 1548.