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"I dream of painting and then I paint my dream"

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Vincent Van Gogh (March 30, 1853–July 29, 1890) Dutch Post-Impressionist painter who is among the most famous and influential figures in the history of Western art. He created about 2,100 artworks, including over 800 oil paintings, most of them in the last two years of his life.

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MFish • 02/05/2019 at 11:14AM • Like 1

Starry, starry night? Love it

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Between the Lines • 02/05/2019 at 07:28PM • Like 1

Yes it is Starry, starry night. Painted by Vincent Van Gogh almost 130 years ago from a room in the mental asylum at Saint-Remy where he was recovering from mental illness and his ear amputation. He wrote to his brother that he considered "The Starry Night" to be a failure. Today it ranks among his most famous works,

John Ruskin (1819 – 1900) Prominent English social thinker and philanthropist. Art critic as well as an art patron, and water-colorist.  He wrote on many subjects including geology, ornithology, architecture and botany.

“We move from data to information to knowledge to wisdom. And separating one from the other… knowing the limitations and the danger of exercising one without the others, while respecting each category of intelligence, is generally what serious education is about.” 

Toni Morrison (b 1931), American writer, born in Lorain, Ohio,  She received the the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1993 Click here or the image below to read the full article on Brain Pickings

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