Richard Bach Quotes
"Bad things are not the worst thing that can happen to us. NOTHING is the worst thing that can happen to us."
"Happiness is the reward we get for living to the highest right we know."
"To bring anything into your life, imagine that it's already there."
"The first prerequisite of an advanced being is a sense of humor."
"An easy life doesn't teach us anything. In the end it's learning that matters what we've learned and how we've grown."
"We are each given a block of marble when we begin a lifetime, and the tools to shape it into sculpture."
"How can we resent the life we've created for ourselves? Who's to blame, who's to credit, but us? Who can change it, any time we wish, but us?"
"Any powerful idea is absolutely fascinating and absolutely useless until we choose to use it."
"Here is the test to find whether your mission on earth is finished. If you're alive, it isn't."
"You're always free to change your mind and choose a different future, or a different past."
"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."
"Can miles truly separate us from friends? If we want to be with someone we love, aren't we already there?"
"But the sky knows the reason and the patterns behind all clouds, and you will know, too, when you lift yourself high enough to see beyond horizons.."
"For most gulls, it is not flying that matters, but eating.For this gull, though, it was not eating that mattered, but flight."
"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."
"No matter how qualified or deserving we are, we will never reach a better life until we can imagine it for ourselves and allow ourselves to have it."
"I gave my life to become the person I am right now. Was it worth it?"
"In order to win, you must expect to win."
"In order to live free and happily you must sacrifice boredom. It is not always an easy sacrifice."
"A tiny change today brings us to a dramatically different tomorrow. There are grand rewards for those who pick the high hard roads, but those rewards are hidden by years. Every choice is made in the uncaring blind, no guarantees form the world around us."
Born: June 23, 1936
Richard Bach is an American author who has written many excellent books. His words are motivational. Jonathan Livingston Seagull; Illusions; The Bridge Across Forever; to name only a few of his books.
His books are ones that have great messages in them! If you have never read one of his books, you should! He is one of our favorite authors.
Read our review of his books, Messiah's Handbook, Reminders for the Advanced Soul. and his book, one.
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