The eye sees a thing more clearly in dreams than the imagination awake.
Quote by Leonardo Da Vinci
Nothing strengthens authority so much as silence.
It's easier to resist at the beginning than at the end.
The desire to know is natural to good men.
I have wasted my hours.
Human subtlety will never devise an invention more beautiful, more simple or more direct than...
He who wishes to be rich in a day will be hanged in a year.
Nature is full of infinite causes that have never occurred in experience.
People react to fear, not love - they don't teach that in Sunday School, but...
Our life is made by the death of others.
The eye sees a thing more clearly in dreams than the imagination awake
I have been impressed with the urgency of doing. Knowing is not enough; we must...
He who does not punish evil commands it to be done.
Anyone who in discussion relies upon authority uses, not his understanding, but rather his memory.
You can have no dominion greater or less than that over yourself.
Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.
The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.
Time stays long enough for anyone who will use it.
Just as iron rusts from disuse, even so does inaction spoil the intellect.
The ancestor of every action is a thought.
Well done is better than well said.