" The naked boy did not hesitate an instant. He sprang from tiptoe and his body, shining in the flames, came flying at full speed into the fire." ― Yukio Mishima, The Sound of Waves // Flame Angel by anderton
The Phoenix symbolizes rebirth and immortality. It expresses true appreciation and love for life. The Phoenix reminds us that life is beautiful and should not be taken for granted, as we only have a short time on this earth.