"A good picture is equivalent to a good deed."
"The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing."Vincent Van Gogh on Edmund Burke
"It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come."Vincent Van Gogh on Dalai Lama
"If people are good only because they fear punishment, and hope for reward, then we are a sorry lot indeed."Vincent Van Gogh on Albert Einstein
"Despite everything, I believe that people are really good at heart."Vincent Van Gogh on Anne Frank
"When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's my religion."Vincent Van Gogh on Abraham Lincoln
"If you hear a voice within you say 'you cannot paint,' then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced."
"The best way to know God is to love many things."
"But I always think that the best way to know God is to love many things."
"What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?"
"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."