Leonardo da Vinci

Country Italy
Born Tuesday, 30 November -0001
Quotes 50
Leonardo da Vinci; the most celebrated artists of all time, an Italian Renaissance artist, was born in Anchiano, Vinci, close to Florence. He was a master painter, engineer, architect, anatomist, inventor and sculptor. Leonardo is considered to be a genius, he created some of the most famous paintings ever painted (Including the Mona Lisa and the Last Supper) and his notebooks filled with drawings of many inventions that were to become the machines and technology that we now use (flying machines, submarines and war machines).
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The poet ranks far below the painter in the representation of visible things, and far below the musician in that of invisible things. Uncategorized
Time stays long enough for anyone who will use it. Uncategorized
He who is fixed to a star does not change his mind. Uncategorized
He who wishes to be rich in a day will be hanged in a year. Uncategorized
Where the spirit does not work with the hand, there is no art. Uncategorized
Men of lofty genius when they are doing the least work are most active. Uncategorized
Nature never breaks her own laws. Uncategorized
It's easier to resist at the beginning than at the end. Uncategorized
As every divided kingdom falls, so every mind divided between many studies confounds and saps itself. Uncategorized
You do ill if you praise, but worse if you censure, what you do not understand. Uncategorized
Common Sense is that which judges the things given to it by other senses. Uncategorized
Learning never exhausts the mind. Uncategorized
Where there is shouting, there is no true knowledge. Uncategorized
Blinding ignorance does mislead us. O! Wretched mortals, open your eyes! Uncategorized
Although nature commences with reason and ends in experience it is necessary for us to do the opposite, that is to commence with experience and from this to proceed to investigate the reason. Uncategorized
As a well-spent day brings happy sleep, so a life well spent brings happy death. Uncategorized
The greatest deception men suffer is from their own opinions. Uncategorized
A well-spent day brings happy sleep. Uncategorized
Art is never finished, only abandoned. Uncategorized
I love those who can smile in trouble, who can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection. 'Tis the business of little minds to shrink, but they whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves their conduct, will pursue their principles unto death. Uncategorized