"We are taught to consume. And that's what we do. But if we realized that there really is no reason to consume, that it's just a mind set, that it's just an addiction, then we wouldn't be out there stepping on people's hands climbing the corporate ladder of success."
"In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure."River Phoenix on Bill Cosby
"Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success."River Phoenix on Swami Vivekananda
"Always be yourself, express yourself, have faith in yourself, do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it."River Phoenix on Bruce Lee
"A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him."River Phoenix on David Brinkley
"Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts."River Phoenix on Winston Churchill
"I don't want to die in a car accident. When I die it'll be a glorious day. It'll probably be a waterfall."
"Vegetarianism is a link to perfection and peace."