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- I lead a very interesting life. Every day there is something very different, enticing, and exciting that happens to me or around me. I am into acting and directing for the stage and screen, and all human triumph and failure, our planet Earth, long distance open ocean sailing, ecology, hydrology, astrophysics, geology, botany, and history.
Part of my lifestyle you should all remember is having fun. Being funny is a big part of it. After all, if one is in tune, funny is the tune to play. Giving laughter is more fun than giving advice. Giving laughter while giving advice is the jackpot.
- I believe that one is only truly free when learning, and one can only learn when one is free.
- Autobiographical note on his official website; also quoted in "Remembering Peter Fonda: Jane Fonda Says 'He Was My Sweet-Hearted Baby Brother' + Other Celebrity Reactions" in Parade (17 August 2019)