Beyond a doubt truth bears the same relation to falsehood as light to darkness.
Quote by Leonardo Da Vinci
Although nature commences with reason and ends in experience it is necessary for us to...
Patience serves as a protection against wrongs as clothes do against cold. For if you...
Nature is full of infinite causes that have never occurred in experience.
The eye sees a thing more clearly in dreams than the imagination awake
In rivers, the water that you touch is the last of what has passed and...
You can have no dominion greater or less than that over yourself.
Human subtlety will never devise an invention more beautiful, more simple or more direct than...
The depth and strength of a human character are defined by its moral reserves. People...
Water is the driving force of all nature.
There are three classes of people: those who see, those who see when they are...
Why does the eye see a thing more clearly in dreams than the imagination when...
The poet ranks far below the painter in the representation of visible things, and far...
He who is fixed to a star does not change his mind.
A well-spent day brings happy sleep.
Common Sense is that which judges the things given to it by other senses.
Art is never finished, only abandoned.
As a well spent day brings happy sleep, so a life well spent brings happy...
Who sows virtue reaps honor.
The function of muscle is to pull and not to push, except in the case...
I love those who can smile in trouble, who can gather strength from distress, and...