Exactly. The descendants of Plato and Socrates were passed down through Augustine to Descrates. They are typical rationalists who believe that reason is the only path to knowledge. Penguin be strong be brave be humble be badass poster. After careful study, Descrates came to the conclusion that the amount of knowledge passed down from the Middle Ages is not necessarily reliable. You can compare him to Socrates, who did not believe in the popular views he met on Athens Square. Then what are people going to do, Sophie? Can you tell me? People start to build up their own philosophy.