Leonardo da Vinci Quote

To lie is so vile, that even if it were in speaking well of godly things it would take off something from God's grace; and Truth is so excellent, that if it praises but small things they become noble.


The Notebooks of Leonardo da Vinci (Richter, 1888) - XIX Philosophical Maxims. Morals. Polemics and Speculations.

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To lie is so vile, that even if it were in speaking well of godly things it would take off something from God's grace; and Truth is so excellent,...

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To lie is so vile, that even if it were in speaking well of godly things it would take off something from God's grace; and Truth is so excellent,...

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To lie is so vile, that even if it were in speaking well of godly things it would take off something from God's grace; and Truth is so excellent,...

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To lie is so vile, that even if it were in speaking well of godly things it would take off something from God's grace; and Truth is so excellent,...