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Vincent Van Gogh photo

„The sadness will last forever.“

—  Vincent Van Gogh Dutch post-Impressionist painter (1853-1890) 1853 - 1890
Attributed to Vincent, as quoted by Theo van gogh in his letter from Paris, to Elisabeth van Gogh, 5 August 1890 http://www.webexhibits.org/vangogh/letter/21/etc-Theo-Lies.htm Some of the last words Vincent said to Theo, while dying

Steve Jobs photo

„Think different and then again.“

—  Steve Jobs American entrepreneur and co-founder of Apple Inc. 1955 - 2011

P.T. Barnum photo

„The noblest art is that of making others happy“

—  P.T. Barnum American showman and businessman 1810 - 1891

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Antoine de Saint-Exupéry photo

„Here is my secret. It is very simple. It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; What is essential is invisible to the eye.“

—  Antoine de Saint-Exupéry French writer and aviator 1900 - 1944
Variant translations: Here is my secret. It is very simple: one sees well only with the heart. The essential is invisible to the eyes. The essential things in life are seen not with the eyes, but with the heart.

 Matka Tereza photo

„The good you do today will be forgotten tomorrow. Do good anyway!“

—  Matka Tereza Roman Catholic saint of Albanian origin 1910 - 1997

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Bob Marley photo

„Love the life you live.
Live the life you love.“

—  Bob Marley Jamaican singer, songwriter, musician 1945 - 1981

Bob Marley photo

„Some people feel the rain. Others just get wet.“

—  Bob Marley Jamaican singer, songwriter, musician 1945 - 1981

Freddie Mercury photo

„Show must go on!“

—  Freddie Mercury British singer, songwriter and record producer 1946 - 1991
From song The Show Must Go On. Despite the fact that Freddie Mercury is dying, Brian May acknowledges Freddie’s bravery and perseverance, as he is continuing to produce music despite his illness. Mercury recorded this song the year prior to his death. He was barely walking, but continued to show dedication to his music.

Kurt Cobain photo

„Nobody dies a virgin... Life fucks us all.“

—  Kurt Cobain American musician and artist 1967 - 1994

Alan Turing photo

„Sometimes it is the people no one can imagine anything of who do the things no one can imagine.“

—  Alan Turing British mathematician, logician, cryptanalyst, and computer scientist 1912 - 1954

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British preacher, author, pastor and evangelist 1834 - 1892
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Japanese author 1909 - 1948
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American Presbyterian theologian 1797 - 1878
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