Quotes by Paulo Coelho

Paulo Coelho

Be proud of your scars. They remind you that you have the will to live.

Paulo Coelho
Lord, protect our decisions, because making Decision is a way of praying. Give us the courage after our doubts, to be able to choose between one road and another. May our YES always be a YES and our NO always be a NO. Once we have chosen our road, may we never look back nor allow our soul to be eaten away by remorse. And in order for this to be possible.
Paulo Coelho

You are free, but you have to choose. An open oven bakes no bread

Paulo Coelho
A wise person is full of questions. A dull person is full of answers.
Paulo Coelho

I learned long ago that in order to heal my wounds, I must have the courage to face up with them.

Paulo Coelho
He too knows how to lose.
Paulo Coelho

I am a person that is very curious about what is going on in the world and there are a lot of subjects to write about, you meet a lot of interesting people. But one idea will be there and it will show up without any logic. It is a book that has been written in my heart before it is written into sentences.

Paulo Coelho
I don't know if the books are making the world a much better place. I don't write with that objective. What I know is that I see my readers creating a critical mass so we can at least understand this world in a different way.
Paulo Coelho

That is why he is a Warrior of the Light, because he has been through all this and yet has never lost hope of being better than he is.

Paulo Coelho
People want to change everything and, at the same time, want it all to remain the same.