Richard Bach Quotes
Can miles truly separate you from friends? If you want to be with someone you love, aren’t you already there? – Check Out More Funny Friendship Quotes –
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.
Your friends will know you better in the first minute you meet than your acquaintances will know you in a thousand years.
One of the great cosmic laws, I think, is that whatever we hold in our thought will come true in our experience. When we hold something, anything, in our thought, then somehow coincidence leads us in the direction that we’ve been wishing to lead ourselves.
Allow the world to live as it chooses, and allow yourself to live as you choose.
The meaning I picked, the one that changed my life: Overcome fear, behold wonder.
Your conscience is the measure of the honesty of your selfishness. Listen to it carefully.
You have the freedom to be yourself, your true self, here and now, and nothing can stand in your way.
The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other’s life.
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.
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. Richard Bach Quotes from Illusions: The Adventures of a Reluctant Messiah
Listen to what you know instead of what you fear.
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.
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.
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True love stories never have endings.
That’s why love stories don’t have endings! They don’t have endings because love doesn’t end.
If you love someone, set them free. If they come back they’re yours; if they don’t they never were.
Same with anyone who’s been flying for years and loves it still…we’re part of a world we deeply love. Just as musicians feel about scores and melodies, dancers about the steps and flow of music, so we’re one with the principle of flight, the magic of being aloft in the wind!
In the United States, Christmas has become the rape of an idea. – Check Out More Funny Christmas Quotes –
A soulmate is someone who has locks that fit our keys, and keys to fit our locks. When we feel safe enough to open the locks, our truest selves step out and we can be completely and honestly who we are; we can be loved for who we are and not for who we’re pretending to be. Each unveils the best part of the other. No matter what else goes wrong around us, with that one person we’re safe in our own paradise. Our soulmate is someone who shares our deepest longings, our sense of direction. When we’re two balloons, and together our direction is up, chances are we’ve found the right person. Our soulmate is the one who makes life come to life.
Boredom between two people doesn’t come from being together physically. It comes from being apart mentally and spiritually. Richard Bach Quote from The Bridge Across Forever
In order to win, you must expect to win.
The simplest things are often the truest.
Get this in mind early: We never grow up. – Check Out More Quotes About Growing Up –
When you have come to the edge of all the light you have
And step into the darkness of the unknown
Believe that one of the two will happen to you
Either you’ll find something solid to stand on
Or you’ll be taught how to fly
You teach best what you most need to learn.
Every problem has a gift for you in its hands.
Learning is finding out what you already know.
A professional writer is an amateur who didn’t quit.
Our soulmate is the one who makes life come to life.
Every gift from a friend is a wish for your happiness.
Not being known doesn’t stop the truth from being true.
The best way to pay for a lovely moment is to enjoy it.
Argue for your limitations, and sure enough they’re yours.
Strong beliefs win strong men, and then make them stronger.
Don’t turn away from possible futures before you’re certain you don’t have anything to learn from them.
I’ve owned 41 airplanes. A few of them would talk with me. This little seaplane, though, we’ve had long conversations in flight. There’s a spirit in anything, I think, into which we weave our soul. Not many pilots talk about it, but they think about it in the quiet dark of a night flight.
Kindle Singles is publishing on skates. It prints like lightning; our book meets readers in hours. I’ve spent so many years waiting for publishers to consider whether they wanted to print a book of mine, making contracts, taking months to fit it into the Fall list or the Spring list, fitting it into an advertising plan.
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Avoid problems, and you’ll never be the one who overcame them.
The more I want to get something done, the less I call it work.
Civilization… wrecks the planet from seafloor to stratosphere.
Rarely do members of the same family grow up under the same roof.
To bring anything into your life, imagine that it’s already there.
Happiness is the reward we get for living to the highest right we know.
Ask yourself the secret of your success. Listen to your answer, and practice it.
We teach best what we most need to learn. Richard Bach Quotes from Illusions: The Adventures of a Reluctant Messiah
I gave my life to become the person I am right now. Was it worth it?
Every gift from a friend is a wish for your happiness.
To fly as fast as thought, you must begin by knowing that you have already arrived.
If your happiness depends on what somebody else does, I guess you do have a problem.
You are always free to change your mind and choose a different future, or a different past.
Here is a test to find whether your mission on Earth is finished: If you’re alive, it isn’t.
Here is the test to find whether your mission on Earth is finished: if you’re alive, it isn’t.
In order to live free and happily you must sacrifice boredom. It is not always an easy sacrifice.
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Jonathan is that brilliant little fire that burns within us all, that lives only for those moments when we reach perfection.
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.
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.
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.
“That’s what learning is, after all; not whether we lose the game, but how we lose and how we’ve changed because of it, and what we take away from it that we never had before, to apply to other games. Losing, in a curious way is winning. Richard Bach Quote from The Bridge Across Forever
Aerodynamics is mathematics for those who haven’t learned to do calculus. In my case, too, for one who hasn’t learned to add or multiply, at least the first time.
Your only obligation in any lifetime is to be true to yourself. Being true to anyone else or anything else is not only impossible, but the mark of a fake messiah.
I don’t want to do business with those who don’t make a profit, because they can’t give the best service.
Some choices we live not only once but a thousand times over, remembering them for the rest of our lives.
I want to be very close to someone I respect and admire and have somebody who feels the same way about me.
Bad things are not the worst things that can happen to us. Nothing is the worst thing that can happen to us!
Live never to be ashamed if anything you say or do is published around the world, even if what is said is not true.
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.
You don’t want a million answers as much as you want a few forever questions. The questions are diamonds you hold in the light. Study a lifetime and you see different colors from the same jewel.
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.
I know there’s a principle of spirit. It works without space-time. I am subject to that principle, in spirit and in belief of body. Learn how spirit works, a few simple rules, living a perfect spiritual life is easy.
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.
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