Saturday, September 14, 2013

Fact of the Day: Artistic Friend of Animals

Legendary inventor and artist Leonardo da Vinci (with some debate) was believed to be a vegetarian. He was also a friend to animals, often obtaining caged birds and setting them free. 

18 comments:

  1. Wow, i love him even more now, Adam!



    ALOHA from Honolulu
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  2. I'll eat his share of meat in the future.

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  3. He was so intelligent and human. I love his philosophy of life. Kisses:)

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  4. So intelligent ! An honorable man :)

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  5. him being a vegetarian was a surprise! :) but the fact that he loves nature and he's friends with animals is somehow understandable. for me at least. because he is an artist. :))

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  6. I never knew he was vegetarian!

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  7. he loved birds because he loved to study their flight and use if for his inventions. The vegetarian thing is mentioned in DA VINCI'S DEMONS too :)

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  8. Hi Adam! Leonardo da Vinci has to be one of the most fascinating human beings ever! I did not he was a vegetarian. Have a happy weekend with your loved ones!

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  9. The man was ahead of his times in so many ways.

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  10. A nice gesture of Da Vinci but if the birds survive is doubtfull.

    Greetings,
    Filip

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  11. The cat sees nothing wrong with that

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  12. An animal activist and artist? Sounded like a cool man.

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  13. another fascinating fact i did not know about a very fascinating, and intelligent man!

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