Remembering Rosa Bonheur: 7 Inspiring Quotes by The French Artist

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Rosa Bonheur, a French artist of 19th century. She is widely known for her animal's paintings.

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Her famous artworks are The Horse Fair, Ploughing in the Nivernais & The Lion at Home.

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Not only her arts, her quotes has also inspired many.

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So let's read here some of her famous quotes.

if we don't always understand animals, they always understand us.

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The epithets of imbeciles have never bothered me.

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The eye-is it not the mirror of the soul in all living creatures?

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The horse is, like man, the most beautiful and the most miserable of creatures.

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But the suit I wear is my work attire, and nothing else.

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My dream is to show the fire which comes out of the horses' nostrils; the dust which rises from their hooves. I want this to be an infernal waltz.

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The point of departure must always be a vision of the truth. The eye is the route of the soul, and the pencil or brush must sincerely and naïvely reproduce what it sees.

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