Leonardo da Vinci was, without doubt, one of the greatest men of all time. Although he has been gone from this life nearly 500 years, every single day people around the world still make the effort to view his work, admire his art and learn more about him.
da Vinci once said:
“Where the spirit does not work with the hand there is no art.”
As an artist, there are days when I am just not into it. Sometimes, my hands are going through the motions but my spirit is not in the work and it shows in the results. Looking at da Vinci’s brilliant works of art, it is impossible to believe that he ever had one of those days…
Filed under: Artists, Inspiration, Masters, Quotes on June 3rd, 2009