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Paulo Coelho – 25 Quotes

 

25 Quotes by Paulo Coelho

 

Publishing is in a kind of Jurassic age.

– Paulo Coelho


We want to answer this classical question, who am I? So I think that most of our works are for art, or whatever we do, including science or religion, tried to answer that question.

– Paulo Coelho


Beauty is the greatest seducer of man.

– Paulo Coelho


Every day I try to be in communication with the universe in an unconscious way.

– Paulo Coelho


I was not encouraged to follow the career of a writer because my parents thought that I was going to starve to death. They thought nobody can make a living from being a writer in Brazil. They were not wrong.

– Paulo Coelho


Be brave. Take risks. Nothing can substitute experience.

– Paulo Coelho


I think you can have 10,000 explanations for failure, but no good explanation for success.

– Paulo Coelho


Tell your heart that the fear of suffering is worse than the suffering itself. And no heart has ever suffered when it goes in search of its dream.

– Paulo Coelho


The good old days, when each idea had an owner, are gone forever.

– Paulo Coelho


In the United States, I am a great success, but I am not a celebrity.

– Paulo Coelho


Of course, to have money is just great because you can do what you think is important to you. I always was a rich person because money’s not related to happiness.

– Paulo Coelho


Life was always a matter of waiting for the right moment to act.

– Paulo Coelho


You have to take risks. We will only understand the miracle of life fully when we allow the unexpected to happen.

– Paulo Coelho


All women have a perception much more developed than men. So all women somehow, being repressed for so many millennia, they ended up by developing this sixth sense and contemplation and love. And this is something that we have a hard time to accept as part of our society.

– Paulo Coelho


I’m not saying that love always takes you to heaven. Your life can become a nightmare. But that said, it is worth taking the risk.

– Paulo Coelho


Love can consign us to hell or to paradise, but it always takes us somewhere.

– Paulo Coelho


Love is a trap. When it appears, we see only its light, not its shadows.

– Paulo Coelho


One is loved because one is loved. No reason is needed for loving.

– Paulo Coelho


The wise are wise only because they love. The fool are fools only because they think they can understand love.

– Paulo Coelho


I’d have stopped writing years ago if it were for the money.

– Paulo Coelho


Music for me, it demands full concentration.

– Paulo Coelho


When you are enthusiastic about what you do, you feel this positive energy. It’s very simple.

– Paulo Coelho


Everything that happens once can never happen again. But everything that happens twice will surely happen a third time.

– Paulo Coelho


I’ve done everything I wanted to do, even if I have had to pay a very high price – which has been the case most of the time.

– Paulo Coelho


If you start by promising what you don’t even have yet, you’ll lose your desire to work towards getting it.

– Paulo Coelho


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