Paulo Coelho Quotes & Wallpapers

Paulo Coelho
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We hereby declare the end to the wall dividing the sacred from the profane: from now on, all is sacred. Paulo Coelho

Each human being has been granted a virtue: the capacity to choose. For he who does not use this virtue, it becomes a curse - and others will always choose for him. Paulo Coelho

When you repeat a mistake, it is not a mistake anymore: it is a decision. Paulo Coelho

God hides the fires of hell within paradise. Paulo Coelho

Today I am a woman torn between the terror that everything might change and the equal terror that everything might carry on exactly the same for the rest of my days. Paulo Coelho

A brush with death always helps us to live our lives better. Paulo Coelho

I don't believe in God as you imagine Him to be, but I believe in many things that you could never even dream of. Paulo Coelho

Love was undoubtedly one of the things capable of changing a person's whole life from one moment to the next. But there's the other side of the coin, the second thing that could make a human being take a totally different course from one he or she had planned; and that was called despair. Yes, perhaps love really could transform someone, but despair did the job more quickly. Paulo Coelho

Anyone who is observant, who discovers the person they have always dreamed of, knows that sexual energy comes into play before sex even takes place. The greatest pleasure isn't sex, but the passion with which it is practiced. When the passion is intense, then sex joins in to complete the dance, but it is never the principal aim. Paulo Coelho

Passion makes a person stop eating, sleeping, working, feeling at peace. A lot of people are frightened because, when it appears, it demolishes all the old things it finds in its path. Paulo Coelho

When we are unable to receive, we deny someone else the pleasure of giving. Paulo Coelho

Learn to share your love with others, but keep part of this love for yourself Paulo Coelho

Your decision to walk creates the path ahead Paulo Coelho

Imagine a new story for your life and start living it. Paulo Coelho

a man doesn't prove he's a man by getting an erection. He's only a real man if he can pleasure a woman. And if he can pleasure a prostitute, he'll think he's the best lover on the block" -Nyah Paulo Coelho

Because I don't live in either my past or my future.I'm interested only in the present". Paulo Coelho

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. Paulo Coelho

The great conquest is the result of small, unnoticed victories. Paulo Coelho

Long since, the desert wind wiped away our footprints in the sand. But at every second of my existence, I remember what happened, and you still walk in my dreams and in my reality. Thank you for having crossed my path. Paulo Coelho

Make whatever decision you wish but never forget one thing: all of you are much better than you believed. Take advantage of the chance that tragedy has given you; not everyone is capable of doing so Paulo Coelho

Don't give up. Normally it is the last key on the ring which opens the door. Paulo Coelho

Considering the way the world is, one happy day is almost a miracle. Paulo Coelho

And they will return one day knowing the miracle of the heavens and of all the world. God knew what he was doing when he drew their attention to the tree of the Knowledge of Good and Evil. If he hadn't wanted them to eat it, he would never have mentioned it. Paulo Coelho

God is the same, even though He has a thousand names; it is up to us to select a name for Him. Paulo Coelho

Somewhere you are holding the person I love," the boy said. "So, when I look out over your sands, I am also looking at her. I want to return to her, and I need your help so that I can turn myself into the wind. Paulo Coelho

The most powerful hallucinogen in this planet is called Love. Highly Addictive! You will see and hear things that don't exist! Paulo Coelho

If you can concentrate always on the present, you'll be a happy man. Paulo Coelho

I knew it,' she says. 'I knew I had met you before. I knew it the first time I saw your photograph. It's as if we had to meet again at some point in this life. I talked to my friends about it, but they thought I was crazy, that thousands of people must say the same thing about thousands of other people every day. I thought they must be right, but life... life brought you to me. You came to find me, didn't you? Paulo Coelho

I gaze lovingly at "Hilal" a love that is reflected through time or what we imagine to be time, as in a mirror. She was never mine and never will be; that is how it is. We are both creators and creatures, but we are also puppets in God's hands, and there is a line we cannot cross, a line that was drawn for reasons we cannot know. We can approach and even dabble our toes in the river but we are forbidden to plunge in and let ourselves be carried along by the current. Paulo Coelho

The best way to weaken one's enemy was to get him to believe that you were on his side. Paulo Coelho

It is always important to know when something has reached its end. Closing circles, shutting doors, finishing chapters, it doesn't matter what we call it; what matters is to leave in the past those moments in life that are over. Paulo Coelho

We are our own greatest surprise. Paulo Coelho

You are not trying to find the answer to a question, you are simply trying to confirm something you desperately want to believe; That everyone is evil. " Chantal Paulo Coelho

But if we are talking in terms of making progress in life, we must understand that "good enough" is very different from "best. Paulo Coelho

We Learn about love by loving. Paulo Coelho

Before a new chapter is begun, the old one has to be finished: tell yourself that what has passed will never come back. Remember that there was a time when you could live without that thing or that person - nothing is irreplaceable, a habit is not a need. Paulo Coelho

I don't regret my painful times, i bare my scars as if they were medals. I know that freedom has a high price, as high as that of slavery; the only difference is that you pay with pleasure and a smile, even when that that smile dimmed by tears Paulo Coelho

Why don't people's hearts tell them to continue following their dreams?" the boy asked the alchemist. "Because that's what makes a heart suffer most, and hearts don't like to suffer." From then on, the boy understood his heart. He asked it, please, never to stop speaking to him. He asked that, when he wandered far from his dreams, his heart press him and sound the alarm. The boy swore that, every time he heard the alarm, he would heed its message. Paulo Coelho

Angels are visible to those who accept the light and break the pact made with darkness. Paulo Coelho

Love means sharing the world with someone else. Paulo Coelho

Dreams are letters from the book your life is writing. Paulo Coelho

In true love you want your partner to be happy. In false love you want your partner. Paulo Coelho

We human beings have enormous difficulty in focusing on the present; we always thinking about what we did, about how we could have done it better.... or else we think about the future, about what we're going to do.... But at this precise moment, you also realize that you can change your future by bringing the past into the present. Past and future only exist in our mind. The present moment, though, is outside of time, it's Eternity.... It isn't what you did in the past the will affect the present. It's what you do in the present that will redeem the past and thereby change the future. Paulo Coelho

I only write to understand myself better... I don't try to show how intelligent or how cultivated I am, I just try to share my soul. Sharing is part of life. Paulo Coelho

Never stop dreaming and follow the omens. Paulo Coelho

Whenever a religion tightens it's rules, a significant number of people break away and go in search of more freedom in their search for spiritual contact. Paulo Coelho

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, because every second of the search is a second's encounter with God and with eternity. Paulo Coelho

Life takes us by surprise and orders us to move toward the unknown - even when we don't want to and when we think we don't need to. Paulo Coelho

Our life is a constant journey, from birth to death. The landscape changes, the people change, our needs change, but the train keeps moving. Life is the train, not the station. And what you're doing now isn't traveling, it's just changing countries, which is completely different Paulo Coelho

Hell is when we look back during that fraction of a second and know that we wasted an opportunity to dignify the miracle of life. Paradise is being able to say at that moment: I made some mistakes, but I wasn't a coward. I lived my life and did what I had to do. Paulo Coelho

People aren't used to that way of thinking. They want everything to stay the same- Paulo Coelho

You need to change yourself. The moment that you change yourself it is a gigantic step. And this is what I do. The book is much more important than the writer. Paulo Coelho

I am very present in my work and my work is somehow an expression of my soul, but at the same time I think that a writer cannot write out of nothing. Paulo Coelho

It is bound to come a moment when what seems close is still very far away. Paulo Coelho

When you ? travel , you experience, in a very practical way, the act of ? rebirth . Paulo Coelho

Intuition is really a sudden immersion of the soul into the universal current of life. Paulo Coelho

If I am really a part of your dream, you'll come back one day. Paulo Coelho

Up until then, whenever anyone had mentioned the possibility of making a film adaptation, my answer had always been, 'No, I'm not interested.' I believe that each reader creates his own film inside his head, gives faces to the characters, constructs every scene, hears the voices, smells the smells. And that is why, whenever a reader goes to see a film based on a novel that he likes, he leaves feeling disappointed, saying: 'the book is so much better than the film. Paulo Coelho

You must be the person you have never had the courage to be. Gradually, you will discover that you are that person, but until you can see this clearly, you must pretend and invent. Paulo Coelho

she wanted to dance with someone who would embrace her in the way she dreamed of since adolescence. Paulo Coelho

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. Paulo Coelho

You are what you believe yourself to be. Paulo Coelho

In adolescence she thought it was too early to choose, now in youth she was convinced it was too late to change. Paulo Coelho

Whenever you want to achieve something, keep your eyes open, concentrate and make sure you know exactly what it is you want. No one can hit their target with their eyes closed. Paulo Coelho

If the whole world is evil, then the tragedy that befell you is justified," she went on. "That would make it easier for you to accept the deaths of your wife and daughters. But if good people do exist, then, however much you deny it, your life will be unbearable; because fate set a trap for you, and you know you didn't deserve it. It isn't the light you want to recover, it's the certainty that there is only darkness. Paulo Coelho

Love is not a habit, a commitment, or a debt. It isn't what romantic songs tell us it is - love simply is. Paulo Coelho

Ester asked why people are sad. "That's simple," says the old man. "They are the prisoners of their personal history. Everyone believes that the main aim in life is to follow a plan. They never ask if that plan is theirs or if it was created by another person. They accumulate experiences, memories, things, other people's ideas, and it is more than they can possibly cope with. And that is why they forget their dreams. Paulo Coelho

This time I m not going to tell you a story. I'll just say that insanity is the inability to communicate your ideas. It's as if you were in a foreign country, able to see and understand everything that's going on around you but incapable of explaining what you need to know or of being helped, because you don't understand the language they speak there. Paulo Coelho

I cry very easily. It can be a movie, a phone conversation, a sunset - tears are words waiting to be written. Paulo Coelho

The two worst strategic mistakes to make are acting prematurely and letting an opportunity slip; to avoid this, the warrior treats each situation as if it were unique and never resorts to formulae, recipes or other people's opinions. Paulo Coelho

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