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Richard Bach

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Richard Bach

Richard David Bach (born June 23, 1936) is an American writer. He is widely known as the author of the hugely popular 1970s best-sellers Jonathan Livingston Seagull and Illusions: The Adventures of a Reluctant Messiah, among others. Bach's books espouse his philosophy that our apparent physical limits and mortality are merely appearance. Bach is noted for his love of flying and for his books related to air flight and flying in a metaphorical context. He has pursued flying as a hobby since the age of 17. In late August 2012 Bach was badly injured when on approach to landing at Friday Harbor, Washington his aircraft clipped some power lines and crashed upside down in a field.

Thursday Aug 3, 2017

Richard Bach: Your happiness

If your happiness depends on what somebody else does, I guess you do have a problem.

Monday Jul 25, 2016

Richard Bach: Your conscience

Your conscience is the measure of the honesty of your selfishness.
Listen to it carefully.

Monday Mar 28, 2016

Richard Bach: A different future

You are always free to change your mind and choose a different future.

Wednesday Aug 12, 2015

Richard Bach: The bond that links your true family

The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other's life. Rarely do members of the same family grow up under the same roof.