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Leonardo Dixit

  • “Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been, and there you will always long to return”
  • “Painting is poetry which is seen and not heard, poetry is a painting which is heard but not seen”
  • “Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication”
  • “The natural desire of good men is knowledge”
  • “Nothing can be loved or hated unless it is first understood”
  • “Details make perfection, and perfection is not a detail”
  • “Where the spirit does not work with the hand, there is no art”
  • “Learning never exhausts the mind”
  • “Wisdom is the daughter of experience”
  • “Reprove your friend in secret and praise him in public”
  • “Nothing strenghtens authority so much as silence”
  • “Just as iron rusts from disuse, even so does inaction spoil the intellect”
  • “Ask advice of him who governs himself well”
  • “Poor is the disciple who does not excel his master”
  • “The motive power is the cause of all life”
  • “He who does not punish evil commands it to be done”
  • “All our knowledge has its origins in our perceptions”
  • “He who fears dangers will not perish by them”
    “Whoever in discussion adduces authority uses not intellect but rather memory”
  • “He who walks straight rarely falls”
  • “Practice must always be founded on sound theory”
  • “This by experience is proved: he who never puts his trust in any man will never be deceived”
  • “No action by nature can be shortened”
  • “No action by nature can be shortened”
  • “Every dream is possible if you have two wings”
  • “The passion of the soul, chases lust away”
  • “Animals are the example of the life of the world”
  • “Constancy: not he who commences, but the one who persists”
  • “Oh Scholars, study mathematics and do not build without foundations”
  • “No natural action can be abrupt”
  • “To ascend in the air is not human but possible”
  • “Buy something in your youth that will restore the damage of your old age”
  • “Saper ascoltare significa possedere, oltre al proprio, il cervello degli altri”
  • “Knowing how to listen means to possess, in addition to one’s own, the brain of others”

Published by Markonet Piazza Navona 45, 00186 Roma - Partita IVA: 12528191005 -

Rome Tribunal Registration no. 56 del 23.03.17

Director Stefano Zerbi - Editing: Valeria De Mitri Pugno