The Wisdom of Leonardo da Vinci
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More than a great painter, sculptor, and engineer, Leonardo Da Vinci was one of the most profound and inquisitive thinkers of his-or any other-age. The Wisdom of Leonardo da Vinci unveils the master's deepest thoughts and musings on a wide variety of topics, from art to anatomy, from science to the soul.

Culled from dozens of Leonardo's coded diaries and unpublished manuscr...more
Hardcover, 87 pages
Published January 20th 2004 by Barnes & Noble (first published 2004)
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Jack Alexander
Impatiences is the mother of stupidity.

And so, speculators, mistrust authors who have tried to make themselves interpreters between nature and men by using nothing more than imagination. Trust only those who have exercised their mind not on the proofs of nature but on the results of their own experiments.
Translated from a book copyright 1959
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Leonardo di ser Piero da Vinci (April 15, 1452 – May 2, 1519) was an Italian polymath: painter, sculptor, architect, musician, scientist, mathematician, engineer, inventor, anatomist, geologist, cartographer, botanist and writer. Leonardo has often been described as the archetype of the Renaissance man, a man whose unquenchable curiosity was equaled only by his powers of invention. He is widely co...more
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