Tip #499: How to Think Like Leonardo Da Vinci

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“I wish to work miracles.”  Leonardo da Vinci

I have begun the New Year by starting to read Michael J. Gelb’s How to Think Like Leonardo da Vinci: Seven Steps to Genius Every Day.

Da Vinci was much more than the artist who painted the Mona Lisa and the Last Supper.

He was the epitome of a Renaissance man: an anatomist, architect, botanist, city planner, costume and stage designer, chef, humorist, engineer, equestrian, inventor, geographer, geologist, mathematician, military scientist, musician, painter, philosopher, physicist, and raconteur.

I do not aspire to genius in any of those areas. However, I do wish to enrich my life- and Gelb offers to help me do that if I practice what he has named: … Read the rest