The Seven Da Vincian Principles
Michael J. Gelb
How to Think like Leonardo da Vinci: Seven Steps to Genius Every Day
An insatiably curious approach to life and an unrelenting quest for continuous learning.
A commitment to test knowledge through experience, persistence, and a willingness to learn from mistakes.
The continual refinement of the senses, especially sight, as the means to enliven experience.
["Going up in Smoke"]:
A willingness to embrace ambiguity, paradox, and uncertainty.
The development of the balance between science and art, logic and imagination. “Whole–Brain“ thinking.
The cultivation of grace, ambidexterity, fitness, and poise.
A recognition of and appreciation for the interconnectedness of all things and phenomena. Systems thinking.
Last updated: 6 September 2001.
Dr. Gordon J. Callon
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