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Leonardo da Vinci Quotes: The Polymath

Leonardo da Vinci quotes November 8th, 2017

Leonardo da Vinci quotes are some of the most fecund and inspiring quotes around. Why? The man was clearly a genius! Born April 15, 1452 and living until May 2, 1519, the Tuscan polymath was a painter, architect, sculptor, inventor, draftsman, and military engineer — and virtually embodied the term Renaissance man. da Vinci carefully studied the laws of science and observed nature, and displayed an endless curiosity and willingness to take risks for his art and his research. His novel ideas and myriad sculptures, paintings, inventions, and curious drawings have influenced artists, scientists, and philosophers. He was a thought leader and intellectual pioneer of the highest caliber. He is a superb representative of the marvelous rebirth of ancient wisdom, secularism, and art known as the Italian Renaissance. Here are some of the insightful and intriguing quotes he left behind:

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Quotations About Genius, Creativity, and Hard Work

quotations about genius are presented herein April 24th, 2017

As a follow-up to this post about Einstein, this blog will explore the nature of the brightest bulbs history has known – and there will be a number of quotations about genius, creativity, and hard work in the end. Questions that have intrigued humans for millennia include: What is the nature of genius? Is it just about I.Q.? How important is hard work? Can anyone be creative? Are the brains of very intelligent and insightful people different than those possessed by the rest of us? Let’s explore!

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