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From Mozart to Dickens — How history’s greatest thinkers managed their time [17 pictures]

Mason Currey’s book Daily Rituals: How Artists Work used diaries and letters of some of history’s greatest intellectuals, composers, writers, and inventors to determine how they spent each day.

Engineer and designer RJ Andrews took the results from Currey’s book and created these graphics for a simple visual illustration of each big thinker’s day.

The graphics are broken down into 24-hour periods with each person’s various activities color-coded in different categories…

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The myriad ways in which these people spent their time serve as inspiration for how we spend our own days, or perhaps they simply prove that there’s no single method that works for every creator…

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Learn more at RJ Andrews’ site Info We Trust.

Read more: http://twentytwowords.com/mozart-dickens-historys-biggest-thinkers-managed-time/

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