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What We Can Learn About Life From Michelangelo’s Masterpiece

And how he felt about making it

Photo by Calvin Craig on Unsplash

Did you know Michelangelo Buonarroti didn’t want to paint the Sistine Chapel’s ceiling? He considered himself a sculptor, not a painter, and he didn’t think he had the experience to complete the task, nor did he want to complete it (more on that later).

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Isabella Martin

Isabella Martin

American in Italy. I write about psychology, personal growth, and all the words I’ve needed to hear. | Contact: isabellamwrites@gmail.com