The Renaissance was a period in Europe where arts, literature, economy and politics suffered a big change. During that period, society gained new perspectives on many topics, such as the idea of Humanism, where every achievement made by an individual should be recognized. This event contributed to classical liberalism by focusing on the idea of humans having rights, no matter who they were. The advances in science, philosophy, music, arts and literature. As well as during this time, some of the greatest thinkers of all time were created.