Associations to the word «Comte»

Wiktionary

COMTE, noun. A title for a French count

Dictionary definition

COMTE, noun. French philosopher remembered as the founder of positivism; he also established sociology as a systematic field of study.

Wise words

Language is a process of free creation; its laws and principles are fixed, but the manner in which the principles of generation are used is free and infinitely varied. Even the interpretation and use of words involves a process of free creation.
Noam Chomsky