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American physicist Richard Feynman.

Richard Feynman

(1918 - 1988)

Black and white photograph of Austrian neurologist Sigmund Freud with cigar.

Sigmund Freud

(1856 - 1949)

Paul Gauguin

(1848 - 1943)

German writer and statesman Johann Wolfgang von Goethe.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

(1749 - 1832)

Al Gore

At the age of seventeen, Hawthorne mused to his mother about the possibility of “relying for support upon my pen.”

Nathaniel Hawthorne

(1804 - 1864)

Painting of Greek philosopher Heraclitus weeping over a globe.

Heraclitus

(c. 540 BC - c. 480 BC)

Black and white photograph of former chancellor and Führer of Germany Adolf Hitler.

Adolf Hitler

(1889 - 1945)

Edward Hoagland

Portrait bust of presumed author of the Iliad and the Odyssey Homer.

Homer

(c. 800 BC - 725 BC)

Painted portrait of German naturalist and explorer Alexander von Humboldt.

Alexander von Humboldt

(1769 - 1859)

British author Aldous Huxley.

Aldous Huxley

(1894 - 1963)

Andrew Jackson

(1767 - 1845)

American-born Canadian urbanologist Jane Jacobs.

Jane Jacobs

(1916 - 2006)

Robinson Jeffers

(1887 - 1962)

Portrait of third president of the United States Thomas Jefferson.

Thomas Jefferson

(1743 - 1826)

Painting of a young Immanuel Kant.

Immanuel Kant

(1724 - 1804)

Jamaica Kincaid

Lewis Lapham at his desk

Lewis H. Lapham

Italian artist, engineer, and scientist Leonardo da Vinci.

Leonardo da Vinci

(1452 - 1519)

Photograph of American environmentalist Aldo Leopold.

Aldo Leopold

(1887 - 1948)

Photograph of American novelist Jack London.

Jack London

(1876 - 1916)

Engraving of a bust of Lucretius.

Lucretius

(c. 95 BC - c. 50 BC)

English economist and demographer Thomas Malthus.

Thomas Malthus

(1766 - 1834)