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SummaryRichard Bach is a famous Novelist from USA, he is 80 years old and still alive, born June 23, 1936.
BiographyRichard David Bach is an American pilot and writer.
Bach began at the age of 17 years to fly. A year later he began training as a pilot in the U.S. Air Force. He then worked at air shows and as a flight instructor.
In addition to his activities, he published essays on the fly, while he deals with the issue is not only technically, but emotionally and personally.
His first book, Jonathan Livingston Seagull by 1970, with a total circulation of over five million copies worldwide success and is now regarded as a cult book.
One can not but reduce Bach's complete works on this book. In his later novels, he is not only increasingly intensively so, what is the fascination of flying and how it affects him, but is based on flying experience even in a completely different part metaphysical issues about the power of hypnosis on the reality in "The pilot".
Zodiac etc.He is born under the zodiac cancer, who is known for Emotion, Diplomatic, Intensity, Impulsive, Selective. Our collection contains 48 quotes who is written / told by Richard, under the main topics: Happiness, Life, Love, Nature, Work.
Here is some other popular authors who lived in the same timeframe: George Will, Khaleda Zia, Clive James, Joe Namath, Mike Ditka, Řystein Stray Spetalen, Didier Drogba, Whitfield Diffie, Twyla Tharp, Rachel Corrie, Amy Lee, Slash, Amanda Peet, Shannon Hoon, Joe Murray, Ednita Nazario, Chuck Zito, Kevin Mitnick, Chris Brown, Michael Hutchence
Source / external links:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_Bach
Famous quotes by Richard Bach (48)
"Here is the test to find whether your mission on Earth is finished: if you're alive, it isn't"
"Can miles truly separate you from friends... If you want to be with someone you love, aren't you already there?"
"What the caterpillar calls the end of the world the master calls a butterfly"
"You are never given a wish without being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however"
"You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it come true. You may have to work for it, however"
"Your friends will know you better in the first minute you meet than your acquaintances will know you in a thousand years"
"The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other's life"
"Some choices we live not only once but a thousand times over, remembering them for the rest of our lives"
"To fly as fast as thought, you must begin by knowing that you have already arrived"
"There are no mistakes. The events we bring upon ourselves, no matter how unpleasant, are necessary in order to learn what we need to learn; whatever steps we take, they're necessary to reach the places we've chosen to go"
"The simplest questions are the most profound. Where were you born? Where is your home? Where are you going? What are you doing? Think about these once in a while and watch your answers change"
"The meaning I picked, the one that changed my life: Overcome fear, behold wonder"
"The mark of your ignorance is the depth of your belief in injustice and tragedy. What the caterpillar calls the end of the world, the Master calls the butterfly"
"Jonathan is that brilliant little fire that burns within us all, that lives only for those moments when we reach perfection"
"It is by not always thinking of yourself, if you can manage it, that you might somehow be happy. Until you make room in your life for someone as important to you as yourself, you will always be searching and lost"
"In order to live free and happily you must sacrifice boredom. It is not always an easy sacrifice"
"If your happiness depends on what somebody else does, I guess you do have a problem"
"If you will practice being fictional for a while, you will understand that fictional characters are sometimes more real than people with bodies and heartbeats"
"If you love someone, set them free. If they come back they're yours; if they don't they never were"
"If it's never our fault, we can't take responsibility for it. If we can't take responsibility for it, we'll always be its victim"
"I want to be very close to someone I respect and admire and have somebody who feels the same way about me"
"I gave my life to become the person I am right now. Was it worth it?"
"I don't want to do business with those who don't make a profit, because they can't give the best service"
"Here is a test to find whether your mission on Earth is finished: If you're alive, it isn't"
"Happiness is the reward we get for living to the highest right we know"
"Every person, all the events of your life are there because you have drawn them there. What you choose to do with them is up to you"
"Don't turn away from possible futures before you're certain you don't have anything to learn from them"
"Don't believe what your eyes are telling you. All they show is limitation. Look with your understanding, find out what you already know, and you'll see the way to fly"
"Don't be dismayed by good-byes. A farewell is necessary before you can meet again. And meeting again, after moments or lifetimes, is certain for those who are friends"
"Bad things are not the worst things that can happen to us. Nothing is the worst thing that can happen to us!"
"Ask yourself the secret of your success. Listen to your answer, and practice it"
"Allow the world to live as it chooses, and allow yourself to live as you choose"