Life becomes interesting for the possibility to fulfill a dream.

Paulo Coelho

Paulo Coelho

Profession: Novelist
Nationality: Brazilian


Life becomes interesting for the possibility to fulfill a dream. Paulo Coelho

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When I experienced humiliation and yet kept walking, I understood that I was free to choose my destiny.

Sometimes it's better to be with the sheep, who don't say anything. And better still to be alone with one's books. They tell their incredible stories at the time when you want to hear them. But when you're talking to people, they say some things that are so strange that you don't know how to continue the conversation.

No one is a prophet in his own land. We always tend to value what comes from afar, never recognizing the beauty around us.

Despite all she has achieved, she's as enthusiastic as ever.

No, but I think that, as far as pleasure is concerned, you do need to discover how far you can go. Next time, with a little patience, you might be able to take your partner there too, instead of waiting to be guided by him. Even if you have only two days to live, I don't think you should leave this life without knowing how far you can go.

when the unwanted Guest Arrives i might be afraid i might be smile or say : my day was good let night fall.

There is no such thing as Good: virtue is simply one of the many faces of terror...terror of God's judgement, of what other people would say, of the law punishing any mistake.

You never let the cards tell their own story; you were trying to make them confirm what you imagined you knew.

In life's most significant moments we are always alone.

If the warriors come here, and your head is still on your shoulders at sunset, come and find me.

Stop thinking all the time that you're in the way, that you're bothering the person next to you. If people don't like it, they can complain. And if they don't have the courage to complain, that's their problem.

There are people who spend their entire lives searching for a moment like the one you had last night, but they never achieve it. That's why, if you were to die now, you would die with your heart full of love.

Life is absolutely insane. Yes, life is insane but the great wisdom lies in choosing your insanity wisely.

Good and Evil have the same face; it all depends on when they cross the path of each individual human being.