“If I am worth anything later, I am worth something now. For wheat is wheat, even if people think it is a grass in the beginning.”
― Vincent van Gogh
Vincent van Gogh
Vincent Willem van Gogh was a Dutch Post-Impressionist painter who is among the most famous and influential figures in the history of Western art. Wikipedia
Born: March 30, 1853, Zundert, Netherlands
Died: July 29, 1890, Auvers-sur-Oise, France
On view: Van Gogh Museum, Musée d’Orsay, MORE
Periods: Realism, Post-Impressionism, Modern art, Impressionism, MORE
Buried: July 30, 1890, Auvers-sur-Oise Town Cemetery, Auvers-sur-Oise
Siblings: Theo van Gogh, Wil van Gogh, Cor van Gogh, Elisabeth Duqesne Van Gogh, Anna Cornelia van Gogh, Vincent Van Gogh
Love many things, for therein lies the true strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is done well.
If you hear a voice within you say ‘you cannot paint,’ then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced.
For my part I know nothing with any certainty, but the sight of the stars makes me dream.