The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore. —Vincent Van Gogh

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The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore.

VINCENT VAN GOGH

Post-Impressionist painter

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Prince from Assam, india MAY 25, 2017
Really interesting...

RJ from Valley of the Sun MAY 24, 2017
Many of us often forget FEAR is a choice!


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