Leonardo da Vinci was born on April 15,1452 in Vinci, Italy. He was the great artist and an Italian Renaissances intellect, an architect, engineer, sculptor, musician, inventor and chronicler of science.

 

His most famous painting is The Mona Lisa and The Last Supper. His brilliant and wonderful work has made him in the heart of Europe. He is also popular with his wisdom and nobble act that very inspiring and influence the world.

 

Leonardo da Vinci Short Bio:

Full Name        : Leonardo di ser Piero da Vinci

Born                 : Vinci, April 15, 1452

Died                 : Amboise, Kingdom of France, May 2, 1519 ( aged 67 )

Notable Work  : Mona Lisa, The Last Supper, The Vitruvian Man, Lady with an Ermine

 

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Leonardo da Vinci Short Popular Quotes & Quotation:

“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.”

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“Nature is the source of all true knowledge. She has her own logic, her own laws, she has no effect without cause nor invention without necessity”

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 “Average human : looks without seeing, listens without hearing, touches without feeling, eats without tasting, moves without physical awareness, inhales without awareness of odour or fragrance, and talks without thinking.”

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“All knowledge which ends in words will die as quickly as it came to life, with the exception of the written word: which is its mechanical part.”

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Leonardo da Vinci, quotes, wisdom, life is pretty simple 

“Many have made a trade of delusions and false miracles, deceiving the stupid multitudes.”

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 “Details make perfection, and perfection is not a detail.”

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“It seems that it had been destined before that I should occupy myself so thoroughly with the vulture, for it comes to my mind as a very early memory, when I was still in the cradle, a vulture came down to me, he opened my mouth with his tail and struck me a few times with his tail against my lips.”

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“You do ill if you praise, but worse if you censure, what you do not understand.”

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“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.”

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“While I thought that I was learning how to live, I have been learning how to die.”

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“Iron rusts from disuse; water loses its purity from stagnation… even so does inaction sap the vigor of the mind.”

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“The deeper the feeling, the greater the pain”

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 “God sells us all things at the price of labor.”

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 “I awoke only to find that the rest of the world was still asleep.”

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“Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.”

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“Experience is never at fault; it is only your judgment that is in error, in promising itself such results from experience as are not caused by our experiments. For having given a beginning, what follows from it must necessarily be a natural development of such a beginning, unless it has been subject to a contrary influence, while, if it is affected by any contrary influence, the result which ought to follow from the aforesaid beginning, will be found to partake of this contrary influence in a greater or lesser degree in proportion as the said influence is more or less powerful than the aforesaid beginning.”

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“A well-spent day brings happy sleep.”

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“To such an extent does nature delight and abound in variety that among her trees there is not one plant to be found which is exactly like another; and not only among the plants, but among the boughs, the leaves and the fruits, you will not find one which is exactly similar to another.”

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“Study without desire spoils the memory, and it retains nothing that it takes in.”

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 “Life is pretty simple: You do some stuff. Most fails. Some works.

You do more of what works. If it works big, others quickly copy it.

Then you do something else. The trick is the doing something else.”

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 Leonardo da Vinci, quotes, wisdom, life is pretty simple

 

“He who loves practice without theory is like the sailor who boards ship without a rudder and compass and never knows where he may cast.”

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“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 then be powerless to vex your mind.”

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 “Who sows virtue reaps honor.”

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“The mind that engages in subjects of too great variety becomes confused and weakened.”

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“The length of a man’s outspread arms is equal to his height.”

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“The senses are of the earth, the reason stands apart from them in contemplation.”

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“Beyond a doubt truth bears the same relation to falsehood as light to darkness.”

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“For once you have tasted flight you will walk the earth with your eyes turned skywards, for there you have been and there you will long to return.”

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“Water is the driving force of all nature.”

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