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Leonardo da Vinci short Quotes

“Where there is shouting, there is no true knowledge.”

“Learning never exhausts the mind”

It's easier to resist at the beginning than at the end.

The desire to know is natural to good men.

Marriage is like putting your hand into a bag of snakes in the hope of pulling out an eel.

Nothing strengthens authority so much as silence.

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

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master

The senses are of the earth; Reason, stands apart in contemplation.

Wisdom is the daughter of experience.

There is no certainty in sciences where one of the mathematical sciences cannot be applied, or which are not in relation with these mathematics.

Every evil leaves behind a grief in our memory, except the supreme evil, that is death, which destroys this memory together with life.

The knowledge of past times and of the places on the earth is both an ornament and nutriment to the human mind.

"The eye sees a thing more clearly in dreams than the imagination awake."

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

Blinding ignorance does mislead us. O! Wretched mortals, open your eyes!

Experience does not err. Only your judgments err by expecting from her what is not in her power.

Necessity is the theme and the inventress, the eternal curb and law of nature.

Threats alone are the weapons of the threatened man.

The Medici created and destroyed me.