Top 10 Vincent van Gogh Quotes

Vincent Willem van Gogh(March 30, 1853 – July 29, 1890) is regarded as one of the most famous Dutch painters in the world.  His most famous works include Starry Night, Sunflowers, and Irises.

Here are the Vincent van Gogh’s top ten most inspirational quotes:

I.

I dream of painting and then I paint my dreams.

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II.

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

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The more I think about it, the more I realize there is nothing more artistic than to love others.

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If you heard a voice within you say ‘you cannot paint,’ then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced.

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V.

What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?

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VI.

If you truly love Nature, you will find beauty everywhere.

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I put my heart and my soul into my work, and have lost my mind in the process.

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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.

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IX.

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

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Normality is a paved road: It’s comfortable to walk, but no flowers grow on it.

1510px-The_Sower.jpgThank you Vincent van Gogh!

Interesting Facts:

  • In 1990, his Portrait of Dr. Gachet sold for $82.5 million.
  • He painted Starry Night in an asylum.
  • He painted over 2000 paintings, including 30 self-portraits.
  • He shot himself at age 37 while he

What are some of your favorite quotes?

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