Birthday: August 24, 1947

Lyricist. Writer

177 Greatest Quotes By Paulo Coelho

we all have one foot in a fairytale, and the other in the abyss. Paulo Coelho
It's one thing to feel that you are on the right path, but it's another to think yours is the only path. Paulo Coelho
When a person really desires something, all the universe conspires to help that person to realize his dream. Paulo Coelho
Haters are confused admirers who can’t understand why everybody else likes you. Paulo Coelho
The secret of happiness is to see all the marvels of the world, and never to forget the drops of oil on the spoon. Paulo Coelho
There's nothing deeper than love. In fairy tales, the princesses kiss the frogs, and the frogs become princes. In real life,the princesses kiss princes, and the princes turn into frogs. Paulo Coelho
Forgive but do not forget, or you will be hurt again. Forgiving changes the perspectives. Forgetting loses the lesson. Paulo Coelho
If you think adventure is dangerous, try routine; it is lethal. Paulo Coelho
the reward of our work is not what we get, but what we become. Paulo Coelho
Magical places are always beautiful and deserve to be contemplated ... Always stay on the bridge between the invisible and the visible. . Paulo Coelho
If I could, I'd write a huge encyclopedia just about the words luck and coincidence. Paulo Coelho
...and that, in the end, the most interesting people always leave. Paulo Coelho
Be ready to pay the price of your dreams. Free cheese can only be found in a mousetrap. Paulo Coelho
Love can consign us to hell or to paradise, but it always takes us somewhere. Paulo Coelho
A lot of people think something is right, and so that thing becomes right. Paulo Coelho
Intuition is really a sudden immersion of the soul into the universal current of life. Paulo Coelho
The best way to be original is to be yourself. Paulo Coelho
So, I love you because the entire universe conspired to help me find you. Paulo Coelho
When I took the pills, I wanted to kill someone I hated. I didn't know that other Veronikas existed inside me, Veronikas that I could love. Paulo Coelho
One day you will wake up & there won’t be any more time to do the things you’ve always wanted. Do it now. Paulo Coelho
You drown not by falling into a river, but by staying submerged in it. Paulo Coelho
People never learn anything by being told, they have to find out for themselves. Paulo Coelho
it's best to accept life as it really is and not as I imagined it to be. Paulo Coelho
In my world, everything is possible and everything is relative. Paulo Coelho
Don't allow your mind to tell your heart what to do. The mind gives up easily. Paulo Coelho
Go and get your things,' he said. 'Dreams mean work. Paulo Coelho
Imagine a new story for your life and start living it. Paulo Coelho
You are your own best friend. Never ever, put yourself down. Paulo Coelho
Now that she had nothing to lose, she was free. Paulo Coelho
Love was a feeling completely bound up with color, like thousands of rainbows superimposed one on top of the other. Paulo Coelho
Don't waste your time with explanations: people only hear what they want to hear. Paulo Coelho
If someone isn't what others want them to be, the others become angry. Paulo Coelho
Writing means sharing. It's part of the human condition to want to share things - thoughts, ideas, opinions. Paulo Coelho
The good old days, when each idea had an owner, are gone forever. Paulo Coelho
أحيانا يرمي بنا الحب إلى الهاوية. Paulo Coelho
The strongest love is the love that can demonstrate its fragility. Paulo Coelho
Love is what makes you smile when you're tired. Paulo Coelho
There is only one difference between teacher and disciple: the former is slightly less afraid than the latter. ~Deidre O’Neill, known as Edde (p. 213)”. Paulo Coelho
Teaching is only demonstrating that it is possible. Learning is making it possible for yourself. Paulo Coelho
If you don't care about what people think, you already passed the first step of success. Paulo Coelho
Porque confían en mí y se olvidaron de confiar en su propio instinto. Sólo porque las llevo hasta el agua y la comida. Paulo Coelho
close some doors today. not because of pride, incapacity or arrogance, but simply because they lead you nowhere. Paulo Coelho
How does light enter a house? If the windows are open. How does light enter a human? If the door of love is open. Paulo Coelho
If you want to control someone, all you have to do is to make them feel afraid. Paulo Coelho
It's a good idea always to do something relaxing prior to making an important decision in your life. Paulo Coelho
The book is a film that takes place in the mind of the reader. That's why we go to movies and say, "Oh, the book is better. Paulo Coelho
I am 100 per cent Virgo, stubborn, over-organised, slightly abstracted from the rest of the world. Paulo Coelho
No one can lie, no one can hide anything, when he looks directly into someone's eyes. Paulo Coelho
If we are alone, we become more alone. Life is strange. Paulo Coelho
I always was a rich person because money's not related to happiness. Paulo Coelho
Anyone who has lost something they thought was theirs forever finally comes to realise that nothing really belongs to them. Paulo Coelho
Sometimes, we are so attached to our way of life that we turn down wonderful opportunities simply because don't know what to do with it. Paulo Coelho
In order to have faith in his own path, he does not need to prove that someone else's path is wrong. Paulo Coelho