Vincent Van Gogh Quotes

Vincent Van Gogh Quotes: Rembrandt is so deeply mysterious that he says things for which there are no words in any language.
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Vincent Van Gogh Quote: Describing Starry Night: Firmament and planets both disappeared, but the mighty breath which gives life to all things and in which all is bound up remained.
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Quotes about Vincent Van Gogh: What am I in the eyes of most people - a nonentity, an eccentric, or an unpleasant person - somebody who has no position in society and will never have; in short, the lowest of the low. All right, then - even if that were absolutely true, then I should one day like to show by my work what such an eccentric, such a nobody, has in his heart.
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Quote about Vincent Van Gogh: Gauguin says that when sailors have to move a heavy load or raise an anchor, they all sing together to keep them up and give them vim. That's just what artists lack!
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Vincent Van Gogh Sayings: The wheat field has ...poetry; it is like a memory of something one has once seen. We can only make our pictures speak.
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Vincent Van Gogh Saying: An artist needn't be a clergyman or a churchwarden, but he certainly must have a warm heart for his fellow men.
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Sayings about Vincent Van Gogh: An artist need not be a minister or a collector in church, but he must have a warm heart for people, and I find it a noble thing that, for example, no winter passed without The Graphic doing something to keep alive sympathy for the poor.
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Saying about Vincent Van Gogh: It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality is more important than the feeling for pictures.
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Vincent Van Gogh Quotes: What a simple thing death is, just as simple as the falling of an autumn leaf.
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Vincent Van Gogh Quote: Art demands persistent work, work in spite of everything, and continuous observations. By persistent, I mean not only continuous work, but also not giving up your opinion at the bidding of such and such a person.
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Quotes about Vincent Van Gogh: There may be a great fire in our hearts, yet no one ever comes to warm himself at it, and the passers-by see only a wisp of smoke.
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Quote about Vincent Van Gogh: We are having wind and rain here, and I am very glad not to be alone. I work from memory on bad days, and that would not do if I were alone.
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Vincent Van Gogh Sayings: I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say
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Vincent Van Gogh Saying: I had a new idea in my head... this time it's just simply my bedroom, only here colour is to do everything, and, giving by its simplification a grander style to things, is to be suggestive here of rest or of sleep in general. In a word, to look at the picture ought to rest the brain or rather the imagination.
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Sayings about Vincent Van Gogh: It is no more easy to make a good picture than it is to find a diamond or a pearl. It means trouble and you risk your life for it.
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Saying about Vincent Van Gogh: Love always causes trouble, that's true, but in its favour, it energizes.
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Vincent Van Gogh Quotes: I put my heart and my soul into my work, and have lost my mind in the process.
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Vincent Van Gogh Quote: Let me stop there, but my God, how beautiful Shakespeare is, who else is as mysterious as he is; his language and method are like a brush trembling with excitement and ecstasy. But one must learn to read, just as one must learn to see and learn to live.
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