Leonardo Da Vinci

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Leonardo Da Vinci

While I thought that I was learning how to live, I have been learning how to die.More Leonardo Da Vinci [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
As a well-spent day brings happy sleep, so a life well spent brings happy death.More Leonardo Da Vinci [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Common Sense is that which judges the things given to it by other senses.More Leonardo Da Vinci [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Men of lofty genius when they are doing the least work are most active.More Leonardo Da Vinci [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Just as courage imperils life; fear protects it.More Leonardo Da Vinci [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Our life is made by the death of others.More Leonardo Da Vinci [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
[Three classes of people]: Those who see. Those who see when they are shown. Those who do not see.More Leonardo Da Vinci [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Just as iron rusts from disuse, even so does inaction spoil the intellect.More Leonardo Da Vinci [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Iron rusts from disuse, stagnant water loses its purity and in cold weather becomes frozen; even so does inaction sap the vigors of the mind.More Leonardo Da Vinci [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Patience serves as a protection against wrongs as clothes do against cold. For if you put on more clothes as the cold increases, it will have no power to hurt you. So in like manner you must grow in patience when you meet with great wrongs, and they will be powerless to vex your mind.More Leonardo Da Vinci [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
As every divided kingdom falls, so every mind divided between many studies confounds and saps itself.More Leonardo Da Vinci [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Nothing can be love or hated unless it is first known.More Leonardo Da Vinci [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Every now and then go away, have a little relaxation, for when you come back to your work your judgment will be surer. Go some distance away because then the work appears smaller and more of it can be taken in at a glance and a lack of harmony and proportion is more readily seen.More Leonardo Da Vinci [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
I roamed the countryside searching for answers to things I did not understand. Why thunder lasts longer than that which causes it, and why immediately on its creation the lightning becomes visible to the eye while thunder requires time to travel. How the various circles of water form around the spot which has been struck by a stone and why a bird sustains itself in the air. These questions and other strange phenomena engaged my thought throughout my life.More Leonardo Da Vinci [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Time stays long enough for those who use it.More Leonardo Da Vinci [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.More Leonardo Da Vinci [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The function of muscle is to pull and not to push, except in the case of the genitals and the tongue.More Leonardo Da Vinci [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Experience does not err. Only your judgments err by expecting from her what is not in her power.More Leonardo Da Vinci [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Anyone who in discussion relies upon authority uses, not his understanding, but rather his memory.More Leonardo Da Vinci [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The poet ranks far below the painter in the representation of visible things, and far below the musician in that of invisible thinMore Leonardo Da Vinci [03/12/2018 02:03:32]

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