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Leonardo da Vinci

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Biography - Leonardo da Vinci:

Italian Renaissance polymath.
Born: 1452 - Died: 1519
Period:
16th century
15th century
Place of birth: Italy
Italy

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Water is the driving force of all nature.
Leonardo da Vinci



Water is the driving force of all nature.

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Translation  

Translation

(German, French)


German
Wasser ist die treibende Kraft der Natur.”
Leonardo da Vinci

French
L'eau est la force conductrice de la Nature.”
Léonard de Vinci




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There is nothing softer and weaker than water,
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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.”
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He who thinks little, errs much.”
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Reprove your friend in secret and praise him openly.”
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All our knowledge has its origins in our perceptions.”
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As a well-spent day brings happy sleep, so life well used brings happy death.”
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He who walks straight rarely falls.”
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