“What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?”-Vincent van Gogh
Irises (Les Iris) was painted while Vincent van Gogh was living in an asylum the last year before his death. Van Gogh studied the flower that was in the asylum garden. Every iris in the painting is unique.
“I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.”-Vincent van Gogh
Van Gogh was a post-impressionist painter whose work, notable for its beauty, emotion and color, highly influenced 20th century art. He struggled with mental illness, and remained poor and virtually unknown throughout his life.
“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.”-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
Keep creating and keep dreaming!