Michelangelo (March 06, 1475 - February 18, 1564)
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Genius is eternal patience.
The greater danger for most of us lies not in setting our aim too high and falling short; but in setting our aim too low, and achieving our mark.
The true work of art is but a shadow of the divine perfection.
If we have been pleased with life, we should not be displeased with death, since it comes from the hand of the same master.
I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.
Every time a man unburdens his heart to a stranger he reaffirms the love that unites humanity.
(January 29, 1939 - )
Superhuman effort isn't worth a damn unless it achieves results.
(February 15, 1874 - January 05, 1922)
Hide not your talents. They for use were made. What's a sundial in the shade?