The Alchemist Quotes

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Paulo Coelho
“Everyone believes the world's greatest lie..." says the mysterious old man.
"What is the world's greatest lie?" the little boy asks.
The old man replies, "It's this: that at a certain point in our lives, we lose control of what's happening to us, and our lives become controlled by fate. That's the world's greatest lie.”
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Paulo Coelho
“The secret is here in the present. If you pay attention to the present, you can improve upon it. And, if you improve on the present, what comes later will also be better."
-- The Alchemist”
Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

Paulo Coelho
“When a person really desires something, all the universe conspires to help that person to realize his dream.”
Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

Paulo Coelho
“Most people see the world as a threatening place, and, because they do, the world turns out, indeed, to be a threatening place.”
Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

Paulo Coelho
“I'm an adventurer, looking for treasure”
Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

Paulo Coelho
“The boy and his heart had become friends, and neither was capable now of betraying the other.”
Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

Paulo Coelho
“There is only that moment, and the incredible certainty that everything under the sun has been written by one hand only. It is the hand that evokes love, and creates a twin soul for every person in the world. Without such love, one's dreams would have no meaning.”
Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

Paulo Coelho
“When you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.”
Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

Paulo Coelho
“Well, then, why should I listen to my heart?"
"Because you will never again be able to keep it quiet.”
Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

Paulo Coelho
“Because, wherever your heart is, that is where you´ll find your treasure”
Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

Paulo Coelho
“You came so that you could learn about your dreams," said the old woman. "And dreams are the language of God. When he speaks in our language, I can interpret what he has said. But if he speaks in the language of the soul, it is only you who can understand.”
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Paulo Coelho
“But he was able to understand one thing: making a decision was only the beginning of things. When someone makes a decision, he is really diving into a strong current that wil carry him into places he had never dreamed of when he first made the decision." - The Alchemist, Paulo Cohelo -”
Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

“When someone sees the same people everyday, they wind up becoming a part of that person's life. And then they want the person to change. If someone isn't what others want them to be, the others become angry. Everyone seems to have a clear idea of how people should lead their lives, but none about his or her own.”
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Paulo Coelho
“We, their hearts, become fearful just thinking of loved ones who go away forever, or of moments that could have been good but weren't, or of moments that could have been found but were forever hidden in the sands.”
Paulo Coelho , The Alchemist

Paulo Coelho
“Life doesn´t come with any guarantees. You have to risk it to get the biscuit." - The Alchemist, Paulo Cohelo -”
Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

“Everything that happens once can never happen again. But everything that happens twice will surely happen a third time.”
Paulo Coelho The Alchemist

“You will never be able to escape from your heart. So it's better to listen to what it has to say. That way, you'll never have to fear an unanticipated blow.”
Paulo Coelho The Alchemist

Paulo Coelho
“… "That at a certain point in our lives, we lose control of what´s happening to us, and our lives become controlled by fate. That´s the world´s greatest lie." - The Alchemist, Paulo Cohelo -”
Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

Paulo Coelho
“It’s the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting.”
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Paulo Coelho
“Because, wherever your heart is, that is where you’ll find your treasure.”
Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

Paulo Coelho
“Naturally it’s afraid that, in pursuing your dream, you might lose everything you’ve won. Because you will never again be able to keep it quiet. Even if you pretend not to have heard what it tells you, it will always be there inside you, repeating to you what you’re thinking about life and about the world.”
Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

Paulo Coelho
“No heart has ever suffered when it goes in search of its dreams, because every second of the search is a second’s encounter with God and with eternity.”
Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

Paulo Coelho
“When I have been truly searching for my treasure, everyday has been luminous, because I’ve known that every hour was a part of the dream that I would find it. When I have been truly searching for my treasure, I’ve discovered things along the way that I never would have seen had I not had the courage to try things that seemed impossible for a shepherd to achieve.”
Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

Paulo Coelho
“And anyone who interferes with the destiny of another thing never will discover his own.”
Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

Paulo Coelho
“Don’t give in to your fears. If you do, you won’t be able to talk to your heart.”
Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

Paulo Coelho
“I have inside me the winds, the deserts, the oceans, the stars and everything created in the universe. We were all made by the same hand, and we have the same soul. I want to be like you, able to reach every corner of the world, cross the seas, blow away the sands that cover my treasure, and carry the voice of the woman I love.”
Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

Paulo Coelho
“When we strive to become better than we are, everything around us becomes better too. Because when we love, we always strive to become better than we are.”
Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

Paulo Coelho
“It’s true; life really is generous to those who pursue their destiny.”
Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

Paulo Coelho
“When you can't go back, you only have to worry about the best way of moving forward.”
Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

Paulo Coelho
“Es justamente la posibilidad de realizar un sueño lo que torna la vida interesante”.”
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