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Leon Battista Alberti Quotes





A man can do all things if he but wills them.
 

Beauty - the adjustment of all parts proportionately so that one cannot add or subtract or change without impairing the harmony of the whole.
[Beauty]
 

Men can do all things if they will.
 

We must always take from nature what we paint and always choose the most beautiful things.
 

When I investigate and when I discover that the forces of the heavens and the planets are within ourselves, then truly I seem to be living among the gods.
[Science]