Aphorisms by author: Leonardo da Vinci

There are three kinds of people: those who see; those who see when they are shown; and those who cannot see at all.
By theme : Psychology
Nature is wise. You can learn everywhere and from everything.
By theme : Education Knowledge Nature
He who does not value life does not deserve it.
By theme : Life Wisdom
Simplicity is the extreme degree of sophistication.
By theme : Art Creativity Knowledge Philosophy Wisdom
If you`re lonely, you totally belong to yourself.
By theme : Thought Wisdom
Whoever in discussion adduces authority uses not intellect but memory.
By theme : Behavior Reason Science Thought
Iron rusts from disuse, stagnant water loses its purity and in cold weather becomes frozen, even so does inaction sap the vigor of the mind.
By theme : Psychology
Where the spirit does not work with the hand there is no art.
By theme : Art Creativity
As every divided kingdom falls, so every mind divided between many studies confounds and saps itself.
By theme : Art Creativity Education
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.
By theme : Science
As a well spent day brings happy sleep, so life well used brings happy death.
By theme : Death Happiness Life
In rivers, the water that you touch is the last of what has passed and the first of that which comes; so with present time.
By theme : Life Time
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