Frida Kahlo - Quotes

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I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

I tried to drown my sorrows, but the bastards learned how to swim, and now I am overwhelmed by this decent and good feeling. ---->>>

I love you more than my own skin.

I love you more than my own skin.

I paint self-portraits because I am so often alone, because I am the person I know best.

I paint self-portraits because I am so often alone, because I am the person I know best.

Feet, what do I need you for when I have wings to fly? ---->>>

The only thing I know is that I paint because I need to, and I paint whatever passes through my head without any other consideration. ---->>>

There have been two great accidents in my life. One was the trolley, and the other was Diego. Diego was by far the worst. ---->>>

I leave you my portrait so that you will have my presence all the days and nights that I am away from you. ---->>>

Painting completed my life. ---->>>

I paint my own reality. The only thing I know is that I paint because I need to, and I paint whatever passes through my head without any other consideration. ---->>>

My painting carries with it the message of pain. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: Mexican
Born: 07-06, 1907
Birthplace: Coyoacán, Mexico City, Mexico
Die: 07-13, 1954
Occupation: Artist
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Frida Kahlo de Rivera (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈfɾiða ˈkalo]; July 6, 1907 – July 13, 1954), born Magdalena Carmen Frida Kahlo y Calderón, was a Mexican painter, who mostly painted self-portraits. Inspired by Mexican popular culture, she employed a naïve folk art style to explore questions of identity, postcolonialism, gender, class, and race in Mexican society (wikipedia)