Vincent Van Gogh
When I have a terrible need of - shall I say the word - religion. Then I go out and paint the stars.
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I feel that there is nothing more truly artistic than to love people.
As we advance in life it becomes more and more difficult, but in fighting the difficulties the inmost strength of the heart is developed.
The best way to know God is to love many things.
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.
The more I think about it, the more I realize there is nothing more artistic than to love others.
Painting is a faith, and it imposes the duty to disregard public opinion.
I am still far from being what I want to be, but with God's help I shall succeed.
Those Dutchmen had hardly any imagination or fantasy, but their good taste and their scientific knowledge of composition were enormous.
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 one is master of one thing and understands one thing well, one has at the same time, insight into and understanding of many things.
Yeah, I mean the material, directors, the other cast, and if you think you can do something with the character then you do it and go from there. I am looking forward to doing some smaller movies.
Live truth instead of professing it.
I heard a definition once: Happiness is health and a short memory! I wish I'd invented it, because it is very true.
To attempt seeing Truth without knowing Falsehood. It is the attempt to see the Light without knowing the Darkness. It cannot be.
Salman Rushdie, indeed any writer who abuses the prophet or indeed any prophet under Islamic law, the sentence for that is actually death.
The enemy of society is middle class and the enemy of life is middle age.
Be more dedicated to making solid achievements than in running after swift but synthetic happiness.
Our age knows nothing but reaction, and leaps from one extreme to another.
They are ill discoverers that think there is no land, when they can see nothing but sea.
I lead no party I follow no leader. I have given the best part of my life to careful study of Islam, its law and polity, its culture, its history and its literature.