Thoughts on the Business of Life
- Release your Inner Diamond! Pallino, Kristi // Lesbian News;May2010, Vol. 35 Issue 10, p32
The author encourages people to release their inner energy that they are all equipped with at birth. She mentions notable individuals who have stepped out of their way and let this energy lead them to greatness, including painter Leonardo da Vinci and talk show host Oprah Winfrey. She offers an...
- THOUGHTS ON THE BUSINESS OF LIFE. // Forbes Asia;12/11/2006, Vol. 2 Issue 21, p104
The article presents quotes about life from famous and notable people. Poet Ralph Waldo Emerson notes that in each society, some are born rulers while some are born to be advisers. Painter Leonardo Da Vinci states that people should ask advice from people who handle themselves well. Inventor...
- THOUGHTS. // Forbes Asia;9/21/2009, Vol. 5 Issue 14, p84
The article presents quotes from various dignitaries on conduct of life including Mikhail Bulgakov saying man should not break his word of honor, Jean Racine saying honor is no more than a disease without money, and Leonardo da Vinci saying who sows virtue reaps honor.
- An open book on Leonardo the scientist. Strickland, Carol // Christian Science Monitor;11/14/96, Vol. 88 Issue 245, p10
Presents information on the scientific breakthroughs of Leonardo da Vinci. Details of the `Leonardo da Vinci's Water World' exhibit at the American Museum of Natural History; Professions of da Vinci; Information on another exhibition called `Leonardo's Codex Leicester: A Masterpiece of...
- A mind overflowing. Brown, Peter G. // Sciences;Jan/Feb97, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p26
Details on the Codex Leicester, work of artist Leanardo da Vinci on the contemplation of water. Description of breakwaters; Role of water in shaping the world; Vision of a one living earth.
- A 3-d look at Leonardo. Wiley Jr., J.P. // Smithsonian;Aug87, Vol. 18 Issue 5, p90
Roberto Guatelli has worked for 50 years making models of Leonardo da Vinci's sketches. His purpose has been to demonstrate that Leonardo's ideas were practical. Some of the ideas turned into models are the helical helicopter, ornithopters, odometers, paddle boats, a transmission system,...
- Leonardo da Vinci: Man of Automation. Reed, Jennifer // Boys' Quest;Dec2009/Jan2010, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p24
The article discusses the inventions of Leonardo da Vinci who was best known for his art.
- Bill and Leonardo. // New Scientist;9/14/96, Vol. 151 Issue 2047, p45
Announces the exhibition of the `Codex Leicester' notebook of Leonardo da Vinci at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City, New York beginning on October 26, 1996.
- A horse centuries in the making. Dillingham, Maud // Christian Science Monitor;9/4/96, Vol. 88 Issue 196, p12
Reports on the completion of the statue called Il Cavallo in New York City in 1996, centuries after Leonardo da Vinci was commissioned by the Duke of Milan to sculpt the biggest equestrian statue in the world. Refusal of retired American airline captain Charles Dent to give up on the project;...