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Leonardo da Vinci
Just as eating contrary to the inclination is injurious to the health, so study without desire sports the memory, and it retains nothing that it takes in.
Leonardo da Vinci
#Desire

Leonardo da Vinci
Art is never finished, only abandoned.
Leonardo da Vinci
#Italian Artist #Art

Leonardo da Vinci
There are three classes of people: those who see. Those who see when they are shown. Those who do not see.
Leonardo da Vinci
#People

Leonardo da Vinci
Time stays long enough for anyone who will use it.
Leonardo da Vinci
#Italian Artist

Leonardo da Vinci
Why does the eye see a thing more clearly in dreams than the imagination when awake?
Leonardo da Vinci
#Italian Artist #Art

Leonardo da Vinci
The depth and strength of a human character are defined by its moral reserves. People reveal themselves completely only when they are thrown out of the customary conditions of their life, for only then do they have to fall back on their reserves.
Leonardo da Vinci
#Russian Revolutionary #Character

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Where there is shouting, there is no true knowledge.
Leonardo da Vinci
#Italian Artist #Knowledge

Leonardo da Vinci
It's easier to resist at the beginning than at the end.
Leonardo da Vinci
#Italian Artist #Beginning

Leonardo da Vinci
Learning never exhausts the mind
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#Learning

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Nature never breaks her own laws
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#Nature

Leonardo da Vinci
The truth of things is the chief nutriment of superior intellects.
Leonardo da Vinci
#Truth #Italian Artist

Leonardo da Vinci
Blinding ignorance does mislead us. O! Wretched mortals, open your eyes!
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#Italian Artist #Eyes

Leonardo da Vinci
He who is fixed to a star does not change his mind.
Leonardo da Vinci
#Italian Artist

Leonardo da Vinci
Life well spent is long.
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#Life #Italian Artist

Leonardo da Vinci
People react to fear, not love - they don't teach that in Sunday School, but it's true.
Leonardo da Vinci
#Fear

Leonardo da Vinci
Nature is full of infinite causes that have never occurred in experience.
Leonardo da Vinci
#Causes

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When once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been, and there you will always long to return.
Leonardo da Vinci
#Earth

Leonardo da Vinci
Wisdom is the daughter of experience.
Leonardo da Vinci
#Wisdom

Leonardo da Vinci
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.
Leonardo da Vinci
#Italian Artist

Leonardo da Vinci
Nothing can be love or hated unless it is first known.
Leonardo da Vinci
#Understanding

Leonardo da Vinci
Anyone who in discussion relies upon authority uses, not his understanding, but rather his memory.
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Leonardo da Vinci
Obstacles cannot crush me. Every obstacle yields to stern resolve. He who is fixed to a star does not change his mind.
Leonardo da Vinci
#Change