Leonardo Da Vinci

"The time will come when men such as I will look upon the murder of animals as they now look on the murder of men."

1452-1519; genius artist, inventor and scientist

Da Vinci was an Italian polymath, painter, sculptor, architect, musician, mathematician, engineer, inventor, anatomist, geologist, cartographer, botanist, and writer. He is widely considered to be one of the greatest painters of all time and perhaps the most diversely talented person ever to have lived.