ALL people are hit with a bout of self doubt from time to time. As an artist, it’s especially easy to doubt yourself -it’s part of the artist’s struggle. However, it’s your job to remind yourself that you’re the shit and that your true purpose is to create! Even if you do forget, we’re here to remind you to keep on being great!
All history’s greats battled self doubt.
Recognizing that you’re human will help you battle self doubt. Think about it, if
Below are our five favorite art quotes to help you through those temporary moments of self doubt.
“If you hear a voice within you saying, You are not a painter,’ then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced.”
-Vincent Van Gogh
Irises (1889) by Vincent Van Gogh
Ignore that voice in your head when it tells you that you can’t do anything! Besides, listening to voices in your head is a bit crazy, right? Unless the voice in your head is telling you that you’re amazing and that you’re purpose is to create, then ignore that shit! There’s enough haters out there - don’t let a little voice in your own head deter you from fulfilling your destiny!
Knowing that self doubt is a part of greatness is half the battle.