Vincent van Gogh Quotes (Author of The Letters of Vincent van Gogh)
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25 Quotes from Vincent for Dreamers on Starry, Starry Nights
Sign in with Facebook Sign in options. Join Goodreads. Just as we take a train to get to Tarascon or Rouen, we take death to reach a star. We cannot get to a star while we are alive any more than we can take the train when we are dead. So to me it seems possible that cholera, tuberculosis and cancer are the celestial means of locomotion. Just as steamboats, buses and railways are the terrestrial means. To die quietly of old age would be to go there on foot.
February 26, Quotes. Vincent Van Gogh is one of my favorite artists. I have had the opportunity to visit the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam several times and always walk away inspired by his creativity, productivity, and personal story. His words are equally inspiring. The following quotes are frequently attributed to him. Join thousands of subscribers in the Leadership Insights community for a regular diet of ideas to fuel your success.
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It is good to love many things, for therein lies strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done with love is well done. I don't know anything with certainty, but seeing the stars makes me dream. There is nothing more truly artistic than to love people. The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore. If you hear a voice within you say "you cannot paint," then by all means paint and that voice will be silenced. It is with the reading of books the same as with looking at pictures; one must, without doubt, without hesitations, with assurance, admire what is beautiful.