101 inspirational phrases by Paulo Coelho

101 inspirational phrases by Paulo Coelho

Paulo Coelho de Souza, novelist, songwriter, journalist and Brazilian playwright. He is one of the most read writers in the world with more than 140 million books sold in more than 150 countries (224 territories), translated into 80 languages. Since October 2002, he has been a member of the Brazilian Academy of Letters. He has received outstanding international awards and recognition. It has an endless list of Paulo Coelho quotes that you cannot miss, and of which we have made a brief compilation.

Famous quotes by Paulo Coelho

If you love someone, tell them ... many hearts are broken by words that are not heard.

The absolutely calm is not the ocean law. The same happens in the ocean of life.

The secret of life, however, is to fall seven times and get up eight.

Everyone seems to have a clear idea of ​​how other people should lead their lives, but none about how to do it with their own.

It is necessary to learn what we need and not only what we want. Click to Tweet

We cannot judge the lives of others, since each person knows their own pain and renunciation. It is one thing to feel that you are on the right path, but another is to think that yours is the only way.

Remember that where your heart is, there you will find your treasure.

People never learn anything when they are told, they have to discover it for themselves.

You can never escape your heart, so you better listen to what he wants to tell you.

Don't waste your time with explanations: people only listen to what they want to hear.

Tears are words that need to be written.

Do not give in to your fears. If you do, you will not be able to speak with your heart.

The two most difficult tests on the spiritual path are: the patience to wait for the right moment and the courage to not be disappointed with what we find.

You are what you think you are.

I can choose between being a victim of the world or an adventurer in search of treasure. It's all a matter of how I see my life.

Everything tells me that I am about to make a wrong decision, but making mistakes is part of life. What does the world want from me? They want me not to take any risk, to go back where I came from because I don't have the courage to say "yes" to life?

There is a probability that unexpected things will happen in every second of our fragile existence.

There are times when problems enter our lives and we cannot do anything to avoid them. But they are there for a reason. Only when we have overcome them, we will understand why they were there.

When I had nothing to lose, I was free.

None of us knows what can happen even in the next minute, and yet we will go forward. Because we trust. Because we have faith.

Happiness is a blessing, but generally it is also a conquest.

All men are different. And they should do their best to continue being so.

Not everything in life is one color or another. Look but the rainbow.

Empty your mind, stop thinking about anything, you just have to be. Click to Tweet

The secret is here in the present. If attention is paid to this, it can be improved. And if it is improved in the present, what comes later will also be better.

Yesterday's pain is today's strength.

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 which one.

There is a language that goes beyond words.

People are able, at any time in their lives, to do what they dream.

Love is also a mysterious thing: the more we share, the more it multiplies.

How does light enter a person? If the door of love is open.

Evil is not what enters the mouth of man, but what comes out of it.

"Time heals everything, don't you think?" "That depends. Time can often make things worse."

I have to take risks. I don't have to be afraid of defeat.

So you must do: stay crazy, but behave like normal people. You run the risk of being different, but learn to do it without attracting attention.

Who loves waiting for a reward is wasting time.

Everything is allowed, unless interrupt a manifestation of love.

One is loved because one is loved. No reason is needed to love.

The possibility of realizing a dream is what makes life interesting.

Every day God gives us a time when it is possible to change everything that makes us unhappy. The magical moment is the moment when a yes or a cannot change our entire existence.

God judges the tree by its fruits, and not by its roots.

If you start by promising what you don't have yet, you will lose your will to get it.

To live is to try things, contemplating the meaning of life.

A child can always teach three things to an adult: to be happy for no reason, to always be busy with something and to know how to demand with all his might what he wants.

Love your enemy. But do not forget that he is not your friend.

When someone leaves, it is because someone is about to arrive.

Faith is a difficult conquest that demands daily fighting to maintain it.

Nobody manages to lie, nobody manages to hide anything when they look straight in the eye.

When I had nothing to lose, I had everything. When I stopped being who I am, I found myself.

It is we who determine how quickly time passes. Click to Tweet

We can make many mistakes in our lives, except one: the one that destroys us.

I am a tiger cornered with nowhere to run; The only option left is the attack.

Never give up on a dream. Just try to see the signs that take you to him.

Exist defeats, but nobody are in save from them. That is why it is better to lose some fighting in the fight for our dreams than to be defeated without even knowing why we are fighting.

Only one thing makes an impossible dream: the fear of failure.

A warrior of light uses loneliness, but is not used by her.

Stop thinking whenever you cause any discomfort, coercion or disturbance to your neighbor. If so, people would protest, and if they did not have the courage to do so, it is their problem.

The warrior is transparent in his actions and secret in his plans.

Men own their own destiny.

A search always begins with the beginner's luck and ends with the conqueror's test.

Everyday the sun lights up a new world.

There are times when tribulations occur in our lives and we cannot avoid them. But they are there for some reason. Only when we have overcome them will we understand why they were there.

Simple things are the most extraordinary and only the wise get to see them.

When every day turns out to be the same, it is because man has stopped perceiving the good things that arise in his life every time the sun crosses the sky.

When someone wants something they should know that they are at risk and that is why life is worth it.

There is a time to leave everything.

Never let doubt paralyze your actions. Always make all the decisions you need to make, even without having the assurance or certainty that you are deciding correctly.

Wisdom is knowing and transforming.

A man has to choose. Herein lies its strength: in the power of its decisions.

Madness is the inability to communicate your ideas. As if you were in a foreign country, seeing everything, understanding what is happening around you, but unable to explain and be helped because you do not understand the language they speak there.

No man is an island. To face the good fight, we need help.

At every age of a man, the Lord gives him his own concerns.

In all the languages ​​of the world there is the same saying: eyes that do not see, heart that does not feel. For I affirm that there is nothing more false than that; how much farther, closer to the heart are the feelings we try to suffocate and forget.

No person is able to choose without fear.

There is no sin in being happy.

We have to take advantage when luck is on our side and do everything possible to help her, in the same way that she is helping us.

The second symptom of the death of our dreams is our certainties.

At some times people are unable to understand happiness.

Do not pretend to be brave when it is enough to be intelligent.

The path of magic - as, in general, the path of life - is and always will be the path of mystery.

Errors are a way of reacting.

When we love we have no need to understand what happens, because everything happens to happen within us.

Everyone has their way of learning.

Accumulating love means luck, accumulating hatred means calamity.

When you grow up, you will discover that you have already defended lies, deceived yourself or suffered from nonsense. If you are a good warrior, you will not blame yourself for it, but neither will you let your mistakes be repeated.

Every day I choose the truth with which I intend to live.

Stop thinking about life and resolve to live it. Click to Tweet

She was not afraid of difficulties: what scared her was the obligation of having to choose a path. Choosing a path meant abandoning others.

Sometimes you have to decide between one thing that you are used to and another that we would like to meet.

He who is accustomed to travel knows that it is always necessary to leave one day.

Life is not made of desires and yes of the acts of each one.

Magic is a bridge that allows you to go from the visible world to the invisible. And learn the lessons from both worlds.

There is a language in the world that everyone understands: it is the language of enthusiasm, of things done with love and with will, in search of what is desired or what is believed.

All battles in life serve to teach us something, including those we lose.

When you grow up, you will discover that you have already defended lies, deceived yourself or suffered from nonsense. If you are a good warrior, you will not blame yourself for it, but neither will you let your mistakes be repeated.

People change when they realize the potential they have to change things.

The first symptom that we are killing our dreams is the lack of time.

Dying tomorrow is as good as dying any other day.

The first wish is important because it is hidden, forbidden, not allowed. You don't know if you're facing your other half lost, she doesn't know it either, but something attracts you, and you have to believe it's true.