Isidore of Seville

560 - April 4, 636

Archbishop of Seville and often viewed as the last Scholar of the Ancient World

From Cartagena, Spain
Served in Seville, Spain
Affiliation: Catholic

"Letters are signs of things, symbols of words, whose power is so great that without a voice they speak to us the words of the absent; for they introduce words by the eye, not by the ear."