Respect your body: you can only climb a mountain if you give your body the attention it deserves. You have all the time that life grants you, as long as you walk without demanding what can't be granted. If you go too fast you will grow tired and give up half way there. If you go too slow, night will
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: â€œI made some mistakes, but I wasnâ€™t a coward. I lived my life and did what I had to do.
And to those who believe that adventures are i say try routine: it kills you far more quickly.
I only invoked what you already knew.
Because you believed I was capable of behaving decently, I did.
Don't give in to your fears. If you do, you won't be able to talk to your heart.
That was a matter suspended between heaven and earth, awaiting the hand of destiny.
Other people think exactly the opposite: they surrender themselves without a second thought, hoping to find in passion the solutions to all their problems. They make the other person responsible for their happiness and blame them for their possible unhappiness. They are either euphoric because somet
I don't see any reason why I should look for someone who never took the trouble to love me.
I wanted to write when I was young, but people said it was impossible. Then my parents locked me in a mental institution - they said I was crazy and would never make a living from writing.
Philosophy can't build bridges, but can encourage people to cross them.
Travelling to past lives is like making a hole in the floor and letting the flames of the fire in the apartment below scorch and burn the present
She Knows three things: (a) that men are less treacherous than women; (b) that they never notice what a woman is wearing because they're always mentally undressing her, (c) that as long as you've got breasts,thighs,buttocks and belly in good trim, you can conquer the world.
From that day on, it was the desert that would be important. She would look to it everyday, and would try to guess which star the boy was following in search of his treasure. She would have to send her kisses on the wind hoping that the wind would touch the boy's face, and would tell him that she wa
Emotions were like wild horses and it required wisdom to be able to control them
There is an afterlife. I am convinced of this. Paulo Coelh
One never knows what life may have in store for us, and it's always good to know where the emergency exit is.
Truth resides where there is faith.
When we turn around & come face to face with our destiny, we discover that words (spoken) are not enough. I know so many people who are brilliant speakers but are quite incapable of practising what they preach. It's one thing to describe a situation & quite another to experience it. I realised a lon
Remember that wherever your heart is, there you will find your treasure.
Love is an act of faith, not an exchange. Contradictions are what make love grow. Conflicts are what allow love to remain by our side.
Break a pact. Accept forgiveness. Make a bet.
Up until then, whenever anyone had mentioned the possibility of making a film adaptation, my answer had always been, â€˜No, Iâ€™m not interested.â€™ 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 sm
I'm going away," he said. "And I want you to know that I'm coming back. I love you because...." "Don't say anything," Fatima interrupted. "One is loved because one is loved. No reason is needed for loving.
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 hadnâ€™t wanted them to eat it, he would never have mentioned it.
Considering the way the world is, one happy day is almost a miracle.
The most important thing in all human relationships is conversation, but people donâ€™t talk anymore, they donâ€™t sit down to talk and listen. They go to the theater, the cinema, watch television, listen to the radio, read books, but they almost never talk. If we want to change the world, we have t
Anyone who interferes with the destiny of another thing never will discover his own.
When you repeat a mistake, it is not a mistake anymore: it is a decision.
There are moments when troubles enter our lives and we can do nothing to avoid them.