Life is made of our attitudes. And there are certain things that the gods oblige us to live through. Their reason for this does not matter, and there is no action we can take to make them pass us by.

Paulo Coelho

Paulo Coelho

Profession: Novelist
Nationality: Brazilian


Life is made of our attitudes. And there are certain things that the gods oblige us to live through... Paulo Coelho

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Others stumbled upon the stone by accident. They already had the gift, and their souls were readier for such things than the souls of others. But they don't count. They're quite rare.

So long as you do no harm to another, change your opinion once in a while. Contradict yourself without being embarrassed. This is your right. It doesn't matter what others think -because that's what they will think, in any case.

Having the courage to take the steps we always wanted to take is the only way of showing that we trust in God.

Ever since time began, people have recognized their true Love by the light in their eyes.

Negative desires can cause no evil if you do not allow yourself to be seduced by them.

As you go in, on the first floor, the back window.

Remember your dreams and fight for them. You must know what you want from life. There is just one thing that makes your dream become impossible: the fear of failure.

Am I trying to create a real problem to drive away my imaginary ones?

No, I'm not mistaken. I know you don't love me. But I'm going to fight for your love. There are some things in life that are worth fighting for to the end. You are worth it.

They were seeking the treasure of their Personal Legend, without wanting actually to live out the Personal Legend.

All religions lead to the same God, and all deserve the same degree of respect.

Truth resides where there is faith.

The aim of every human being is to understand the meaning of total love.

The rose is a rose from the time it is a seed to the time it dies. Within it, at all times, it contains its whole potential. It seems to be constantly in the process of change: Yet at each state, at each moment, it is perfectly all right as it is.