"Those Dutchmen had hardly any imagination or fantasy, but their good taste and their scientific knowledge of composition were enormous."
"The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination."Vincent Van Gogh on Albert Einstein
"Information is not knowledge."Vincent Van Gogh on Albert Einstein
"A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots."Vincent Van Gogh on Marcus Garvey
"Knowledge of what is does not open the door directly to what should be."Vincent Van Gogh on Albert Einstein
"Ignorance is the curse of God knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven."Vincent Van Gogh on William Shakespeare
"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."