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Best known for his original and influential work on embodiment, perception, and ontology, he also made important... Maurice Merleau-Ponty (14 March 1908 - 3 May 1961) was a French phenomenological philosopher, strongly influenced by Edmund Husserl and Martin Heidegger. The constitution of meaning in human experience was his main interest and he wrote on perception, art and politics. 198 quotes from Maurice Merleau-Ponty: 'Visible and mobile, my body is a thing among things; it is one of them.