This is what I wanted. If I believe I will win then victory will believe in me. No life is complete without a touch of madness, or to use J.'s words. What I need to do is reconquer my kingdom. If I can understand what's going on in the world, I can understand what's going on inside myself.

Paulo Coelho

Paulo Coelho

Profession: Novelist
Nationality: Brazilian

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He felt like telling her his secrets, opening his heart to her, with the same honesty and freedom with which, the previous night, she had opened her body to him.

Some of my friends are very poor, the only thing they have is money.

When everything seems to be going well and your dream is almost within your gasp, that is when you must be more alert than ever.

I will always remember you, and you will remember me, just as we will remember the evening, the rain on the windows, and all the things we'll always have because we cannot possess them.

Without such love, one's dreams would have no meaning.

In real life, love has to be possible. Even if it is not returned right away, love can only survive when the hope exists that you will be able to win over the person you desire.

For those who are not frightened by the solitude that reveals all mysteries, everything will have a different taste.

Life is like cooking: before choosing what you love, try everything…

When I’m eating, that’s all I think about. If I’m on the march, I just concentrate on marching. If I have to fight, it will be just as good a day to die as any other. Because I don’t live in either my past or my future. I’m interested only in the present. If you can concentrate always on the present, you’ll be a happy man.

Even if it is only for a matter of moments, because those moments bring with them a Love so intense that it justifies the rest of our days.

They think they're normal, because they all do the same thing. Well, I'm going to pretend that I have drunk from the same well as them.

He has done things that caused me to doubt His wisdom, but never His existence.

Man struggles to survive, not to succumb.

You may know the value of turbans, but I know how far vanity can lead a man.