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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

Water is the driving force of all nature.



Water is the driving force of all nature.

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Translation

Translation

(German, French)



German
Wasser ist die treibende Kraft der Natur.

French
L'eau est la force conductrice de la Nature.




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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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They muddy the water, to make it seem deep.
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