Past & Present Greats

The below list is a compilation of wise and influential individuals who have roamed this Earth in one form or another. Whether their ideologies, presence or impact has been embraced by the masses or has not; is not of great importance. What is of importance is their message and what it may signify to many. It is the truth that these individuals stood for that is of great importance and the character traits exhibited whilst doing so. Please attempt to detach from notions of time and era, although these factors are important, at times the importance of a message is lost through the passage of temporal cultures. Observe well beyond this, for it is the meaning of the message that maintains value. Please also note that some of these individuals may have been highly provocative and disagreed with greatly. It is not the purpose of this page to agree or disagree with all ideologies presented by some of these individuals, but more to present the values they represented and allow YOU, the individual to explore deeper for you ownself. A path well tread is a path well known…

The list of names below are in no particular order of importance but are listed for those who are interested to further research their great and tireless work. Please remember whilst some of these authors, teachers, great minds or scholars may not resonate with you at some point they have been extremely influential and have made a dramatic and meaningful impact on their surroundings.  This list will be an evolution in constant development, change and progress. Please enjoy.

Contemporary/Modern Philosphers
David Hume
Peter Joseph
Soren Kierkegaard
John Locke
Martin Luther the King Jnr
Karl Marx
John Paul Sartre

Ecological Greats
Arne Naess
David Suzuki
Sir David Attenborough

Ancient Minds
Socrates
Plato
Aristotle
Archimedes
Hippocrates
Homer
Pericles
Marcus Aurelius
Zarathustra

Cosmologists & The Universe
Carl Sagan
Neil Degrasse Tyson
Stephen Hawking
Albert Einstein

Eastern Greats
Swami Suddhananda
Chogyam Trungpa
Khalil Gibran
Deepak Chopra
Krishnamurti
Thich Nhat Hanh
The 14th Dalai Lama (Jetsun Jamphel Ngawang Lobsang Yeshe Tenzin Gyatso)
Paramahansa Yogananda
A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada
Swami Rama
Rabindranath Tagore
Baba Ram Dass
Mahatma Ghandi
RUMI

New Age Spiritualists
Neale Donald Walsch
Eckhart Tolle
Anthony Robbins

Contemporary Minds & Sociocultural Commentators
David Icke
Bruce Lipton
Sir Ken Robinson
George Carlin
Joseph Campbell
Jacque Fresco
Wade Davis

Revolutionaries
Nikola Teslar
Mother Theresa
Bill Neidjie

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One Response to Past & Present Greats

  1. maria says:

    Lord Sai Baba, who left his physical form on the 24-4 -2011is to be remembered for the love, light and humanitarian work he applied himself to.

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