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Learning acquired in youth arrests the evil of old age; and if you understand that old age has wisdom for its food, you will so conduct yourself in youth that your old age will not lack for nourishment. - Leonardo da Vinci


The truth of things is the chief nutriment of superior intellects. - Leonardo da Vinci


Little by little, wean yourself. This is the gist of what I have to say. From an embryo whose nourishment comes in the blood, move to an infant drinking milk, to a child on solid food, to a searcher after wisdom, to a hunter of invisible game. - Jalal-Uddin Rumi


Fix'd like a plan on his peculiar spot, to draw nutrition, propagate, and rot. - Alexander Pope


Happy insect! what can be In happiness compared to thee? Fed with nourishment divine, The dewy morning's gentle wine! Nature waits upon thee still, And thy verdant cup does fill; 'Tis fill'd wherever thou dost tread, Nature's self's thy Ganymede. - Abraham Cowley


A mind of the caliber of mine cannot derive its nutriment from cows. - George Bernard Shaw


On life's journey faith is nourishment, virtuous deeds are a shelter, wisdom is the light by day and right mindfulness is the protection by night. If a man lives a pure life, nothing can destroy him. - Buddha [Siddhartha Gautama]


True silence is the rest of the mind; it is to the spirit what sleep is to the body, nourishment and refreshment. - William Penn