The Alchemist is the favorite read of millions of people out there, and the author, Paulo Coelho, is well known in the entire world due to his inspiring messages about life and love. We bring you today 20 most encouraging and warming quotes from one of the most loved fables of our time – enjoy!
1. When we love, we always strive to become better than we are. When we strive to become better than we are, everything around us becomes better too.
2. 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. Life will be a party for you, a grand festival, because life is the moment we’re living now.
3. It’s the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting.
4. People are capable, at any time in their lives, of doing what they dream of.
5. There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve: the fear of failure.
6. Tell your heart that the fear of suffering is worse than the suffering itself. And that no heart has ever suffered when it goes in search of its dreams.
7. There is only one way to learn. It’s through action. Everything you need to know you have learned through your journey.
8. “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.”
9. The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.
10. Everyone seems to have a clear idea of how other people should lead their lives, but none about his or her own.
11. 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.
12. And, when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.
13. So, I love you because the entire universe conspired to help me find you.
14. No matter what he does, every person on earth plays a central role in the history of the world. And normally he doesn’t know it.
15. We are travelers on a cosmic journey,stardust,swirling and dancing in the eddies and whirlpools of infinity. Life is eternal. We have stopped for a moment to encounter each other, to meet, to love, to share.This is a precious moment. It is a little parenthesis in eternity.
16. When each day is the same as the next, it’s because people fail to recognize the good things that happen in their lives every day that the sun rises.
17. You will never be able to escape from your heart. So it’s better to listen to what it has to say.
18. Intuition is really a sudden immersion of the soul into the universal current of life.
19. Everyone on earth has a treasure that awaits him.
20. If you believe yourself worthy of the thing you fought so hard to get, then you become an instrument of God, you help the Soul of the World, and you understand why you are here.