“…to me, Van Gogh is the finest painter of them all.Certainly, the most popular, great painter of all time, the most beloved. His command of color the most magnificent. He transformed the pain of his tormented life into ecstatic beauty.Pain is easy to portray, but to use your passion and pain to portray the ecstasy and joy and magnificence of our world…no one had ever done it before. Perhaps, no one ever will again. To my mind, that strange, wild man who roamed the fields of Provence was not only the world’s greatest artist, but also one of the greatest men who ever lived.” - [x]
I know I don’t watch Dr Who but I know of this episode and I have seen this part of it before.
It makes me cry because if I could time travel this is what I would do. I would take all those who died in obscurity for their time, unrecognised and doubting themselves and show them how great they would become. That they are loved