• Leonardo da Vinci's Seven Principles

    Curiosity (Curiosita) – An insatiably curious approach to life and an unrelenting quest for continuous learning.

    Demonstration (Dimonstrazione) – A commitment to test knowledge through experience, persistence, and willingness to learn from mistakes.

    Sensation (Sensazione) – The continual refinement of the senses, especially sight, as the means to enliven experience.

    Smoke (Sfumato) – Becoming open to the unknown. A willingness to embrace ambiguity, paradox, and uncertainty.

    Art and Science (Arte/Scienza) – Whole-Brain thinking. The development of the balance between science and art, logic and imagination.

    The Body (Corporalita) – The cultivation of grace, ambidexterity, fitness, and poise. Balancing the body and mind.

    Connection (Connessione) – A recognition of and appreciation for the interconnectedness of all things and phenomena. Systems thinking.

Last Modified on February 9, 2020