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Saturday 25 September, 02004

by Matthew Bartlett @ 4:40 pm

Said Vincent van Gogh:

Because I see so many weak souls trampled underfoot, I am reluctant to believe in the truth of much that is called progress and education. I do believe in education, but only in the kind that is based on a genuine love of humankind.

[via dd]

4 Responses to “”

  1. david says:

    was that before or after he cut of his ear? hehe.
    still, it’s a wise saying.

  2. dan says:

    Yeah? I never figured that dude was so ontoit.

  3. yvonne says:

    maybe he did it to show that society is deaf

  4. richface says:

    richdog would be chuffed to note that van giggy was on absinthe when he did the ear-cutting-off thing.

    also: don mclean’s vincent is beautiful and about mr van gogh.

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