100+ Vincent Van Gogh Quotes About Love, Passion, God, Death

100+ Vincent Van Gogh Quotes About Love, Passion, God, Death

Exaggerate the essential, leave the obvious vague. » Vincent Van Gogh

Let us keep courage and try to be patient and gentle. And let us not mind being eccentric, and make distinction between good and evil. » Vincent Van Gogh

There may be a great fire in our soul, yet no one ever comes to warm himself at it, and the passers-by see only a wisp of smoke. » Vincent van Gogh

I confess I do not know why, but looking at the stars always makes me dream. » Vincent Van Gogh

To suffer without complaint is the only lesson we have to learn in this life » Vincent Willem van Gogh

One may have a blazing hearth in one’s soul and yet no one ever came to sit by it. Passers-by see only a wisp of smoke from the chimney and continue on their way. » Vincent Van Gogh

Someday death will take us to another star. » Vincent van Gogh

I experience a period of frightening clarity in those moments when nature is so beautiful. I am no longer sure of myself, and the paintings appear as in a dream. » Vincent Van Gogh

Your profession is not what brings home your weekly paycheck, your profession is what you’re put here on earth to do, with such passion and such intensity that it becomes spiritual in calling. » Vincent van Gogh

Don’t lose heart if it’s very difficult at times, everything will come out all right and nobody can in the beginning do as he wishes. » Vincent Willem van Gogh

Admire as much as you can. Most people do not admire enough. » Vincent van Gogh

But for one’s health as you say, it is very necessary to work in the garden and see the flowers growing. » Vincent van Gogh

The only time I feel alive is when I’m painting. » Vincent Willem van Gogh

For my part I know nothing with any certainty, but the sight of the stars makes me want to dream. » Vincent Van Gogh

If you don’t have a dog–at least one–there is not necessarily anything wrong with you, but there may be something wrong with your life. » Vincent van Gogh

Though I am often in the depths of misery, there is still calmness, pure harmony and music inside me. I see paintings or drawings in the poorest cottages, in the dirtiest corners. And my mind is driven towards these things with an irresistible momentum. » Vincent van Gogh

In spite of everything, I shall rise again; I will take up my pencil, which I have forsaken in my great discouragement, and I will go on with my drawing. » Vincent Van Gogh

I think that I still have it in my heart someday to paint a bookshop with the front yellow and pink in the evening…like a light in the midst of the darkness. » Vincent Van Gogh

I am still far from being what I want to be, but with God’s help I shall succeed. » Vincent Van Gogh

Success is sometimes the outcome of a whole string of failures. » Vincent van Gogh, Van Gogh

In the end we shall have had enough of cynicism, skepticism and humbug, and we shall want to live more musically. » Vincent Van Gogh

Seek only light and freedom and do not immerse yourself too deeply in the worldly mire. » Vincent van Gogh

Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night. » Vincent van Gogh

The best way to know life is to love many things » Vincent Van Gogh

When I have a terrible need of – shall I say the word – religion, then I go out and paint the stars. » Vincent van Gogh

Keep your love of nature, for that is the true way to understand art more and more. » Vincent van Gogh

It is a pity that, as one gradually gains experience, one loses one’s youth. » Vincent Van Gogh

If I cease searching, then, woe is me, I am lost. That is how I look at it – keep going, keep going come what may. » Vincent van Gogh

Whoever loves much, performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is done well. » Vincent Van Gogh

Though I am often in the depths of misery, there is still calmness, pure harmony and music inside me. » Vincent van Gogh