Quotes by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

About Pierre Teilhard de Chardin:

Pierre Teilhard de Chardin was a French philosopher and Jesuit priest who trained as a paleontologist and geologist and took part in the discovery of Peking Man. He conceived the idea of the Omega Point (a maximum level of complexity and consciousness towards which he believed the universe was evolving) and developed Vladimir Vernadsky's concept of noosphere.

Author Bio

  • NamePierre Teilhard de Chardin
  • DescriptionFrench philosopher and Jesuit priest
  • BornMay 1, 1881
  • DiedApril 10, 1940
  • CountryFrance
  • ProfessionTheologian; Paleontologist; Archaeologist; Prehistorian; Philosopher; Writer; Anthropologist
  • AwardsOfficer Of The Legion Of Honour