Paulo Coelho Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old paulo coelho quotes, paulo coelho sayings, and paulo coelho proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


You will never be able to escape from your heart. So it's better to listen to what it has to say.     

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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.     

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Tough times test your valor, persistence and ability to make decisions. They force you to fight for your dreams.     

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Every blessing ignored becomes a curse.     

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Love is, after all, a curse of suffering.     

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A divided kingdom cannot defend itself from its adversaries. A divided person cannot face life in a dignified way.     

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Writing means sharing. It's part of the human condition to want to share things thoughts, ideas, opinions.     

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Sometimes an unimportant incident is capable of turning everything beautiful into a moment of anxiety. We insist on seeing the mote in the eye and forget about the mountains, the fields and the olive groves.     

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The aim of every human being is to understand the meaning of total love.     

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Avoiding problems you need to face is avoiding the life you need to live.     

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If you want to control someone, all you have to do is to make them feel afraid.     

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We are all pilgrims in search of the unknown.      

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If you have a work instead of a job, every day is holiday.     

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Choosing a path means having to miss out on others.     

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Nothing in the world is ever completely wrong. Even a stopped clock is right twice a day.     

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A warrior of light who trusts too much in his intelligence will end up underestimating the power of his opponent.      

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Sometimes an unimportant incident is capable of turning everything beautiful into a moment of anxiety. We insist on seeing the mote in the eye and forget about the mountains, the fields and the olive groves.     

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Useful men, who do useful things, don't mind being treated as useless. But the useless always judge themselves as being important and hide all their incompetence behind authority     

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Infatuation was a good thing. It gave spice to life, and added to its enjoyment... But it was different from love. Love was worth everything, and couldn't be exchanged for anything.     

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It is necessary to be humble in order to learn.     

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What really matters in a pencil is not its wooden exterior, but the graphite inside. So always pay attention to what is happening inside you.     

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If you must say yes, say it with an open heart. If you must say no, say it without fear.     

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We've replaced nearly all our emotions with fear     

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It is not difficult to rebuild a life. All we need is to be aware that we have the same strength we had before, and to use it in our favor.     

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Never give up. When your heart becomes tired, just walk with your legs - but move on.     

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If you think adventure is dangerous, try routine; it is lethal.      

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Routine has nothing to do with repetition. To become really good at anything, you have to practice and repeat, practice and repeat, until the technique becomes intuitive.     

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The adrenaline and stress of an adventure are better than a thousand peaceful days.      

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You have two choices, to control your mind or to let your mind control you.     

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I must have no fear of failure. It was my fear of failure that first kept me from attempting the Master Work.     

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