Richard David Bach (born June 23, 1936) is an American writer.
Bach is widely known as the author of some of the 1970s' biggest sellers, including Jonathan Livingston Seagull (1970) and Illusions: The Adventures of a Reluctant Messiah (1977). Bach has written numerous works of fiction, and also non-fiction flight-related titles.
We're free to go where we wish and to be what we are.
To fly as fast as thought, to anywhere that is... you must begin by knowing that you have already arrived.
There's so much more to flying than just flapping around from place to place! A... a... mosquito does that!
Everything that limits us we have to put aside.
Those gulls where you came from are standing on the ground, squawking and fighting among themselves. They're a thousand miles from heaven — and you say you want to show them heaven from where they stand! Jon, they can't see their own wingtips!