Info about the
Amor vincit omnia Motto
popular Latin phrase or motto "Amor vincit omnia" is used
to encapsulate the beliefs,
inspiration, interests or ideals of a person or a group of people.
The phrase has
inspired authors, musicians and artists throughout the ages. In 1602
the great baroque Italian painter Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio
created a painting that he called
"Amor vincit omnia" or Love Conquers all.
depicts love (amor) as Cupid the Roman god of love) victorious over
the natural sciences that are represented by the figure carelessly
trampling over items such as a compass, book and pen with the
confidence and assuredness that he (love) can conquer all.