Dr. Florentino T. Timbreza
- 1st Filipino to author the 1st book on Filipino Philosophy (Pilosopiyang Filipino)
- Co-author of the 1st and only Encyclopedia of Philosophy in the Philippines (Ensayklopidiya ng Pilosopiya)
- 1st Filipino to present and defend a dissertation paper in Filipino for a doctorate degree in Philosophy
- 1st Filipino author to translate the Tao Te Ching of Lao Tzu in Filipino language (Ang Tao Te Ching ni Lao Tzu sa Filipino)
- "Father of Filipino Philosophy"
"I look forward to the day when Filipino Philosophy shall be taught in many classrooms all over the country."
USEFUL LINKSDLSU-Manila: Faculty Information of Timbreza, Florentino T.
The Many Faces of the Teacher (Profile of Honorees)
DLSU-M Fellow receives Gawad Guro 2002
Timbreza releases Filipino Philosophy book
Bringing to fore the passions in teaching