15 Amazing Paulo Coelho Quotes That will Change Your Life

To those who don’t know who Paulo Coelho is, he is a famous brazilian lyricist and novelist. He is one of the most widely read authors in the world. His book The Alchemist has gone to sell more than 65 million copies worldwide, becoming one of the best selling books in history. So I’ve decided to make a list with the best  Paulo Coelho Quotes. Enjoy!

15 Amazing Paulo Coelho Quotes that will change your life

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1. “And when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.”

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2.”When we strive to become better than we are, everything around us becomes better too.”

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3. “Life has a way of testing a person’s will, either by having nothing happen at all or by having everything happen at once.”

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4. “One day you will wake up and there won’t be any more time to do the things you’ve always wanted. Do it now.”

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5. “Be Brave. Take Risks. Nothing can substitute experience.”

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6. “If you want to be successful, you must respect one rule – Never lie to yourself.”

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7. “The act of discovering  who we are will force us to accept that we can go further than we think.”

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8. “The secret of life is to fall seven times and to get up eight times.”

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9. “Don’t waste your time with explanations, people only hear what they want to hear.”

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10. “Don’t give in to your fears. If you do, you won’t be able to talk to your heart.”

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11. “At a certain point in our lives, we lose control of what’s happening to us, and our lives become controlled by fate. That’s the world’s greatest lie.”

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12. “There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve: the fear of failure.”

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13. “When you repeat a mistake, it is not a mistake anymore: it is a decision.”

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14. “People are capable at any time in their lives, of doing what they dream of.”

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15. “It’s the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting.”

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23 Comments

  1. Jeanne Melanson

    November 10, 2013 at 8:32 pm

    Excellent quotes. I think I will copy some of these down to use as ideas for future blog posts. Thank you!

  2. Esha

    November 11, 2013 at 1:21 pm

    Nice compilation once again :) I have noted down some :)

  3. Sekhar

    November 21, 2013 at 7:06 pm

    Nice compilation, I am a great fan of Paulo Coelho. Am following him even on Facebook. His quotes will really make you think.

    • Hristiqn Nikolov

      November 21, 2013 at 7:07 pm

      Ye that’s true, his books are just amazing. I am following him as well! Thanks for visiting Sekhar and don’t forget to visit us again! :)

  4. Jessica

    December 1, 2013 at 3:07 am

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  5. ziad k abdelnour

    December 5, 2013 at 12:05 pm

    “One of the hardest decisions you’ll ever face in life is choosing whether to walk away or try harder.”

    thank you

    • Hristiqn Nikolov

      December 5, 2013 at 12:08 pm

      My pleasure, though you should thank Paulo Coelho for that quote! :)

  6. jeeten prusty

    December 9, 2013 at 1:53 am

    Actually i didn’t know about paulo coelho.when i read their quote i am a big fan of him because these quotes arevery much touchable in my life.Thank u so much

  7. Zoy

    January 21, 2014 at 2:07 am

    Hi there very nice site!! Man .. Excellent .. Amazing ..

    • Hristiqn Nikolov

      January 21, 2014 at 4:08 pm

      Thanks Zoy. This means a lot ot me. Your comment made my day and gave me one more reason to work harder!

  8. Belen

    January 27, 2014 at 1:58 pm

    I love Paulo Coelho.. Great quotes I would suggest everyone to read Zahir and The Alchemist and EVERY BOOK Published by that man!

  9. DZ

    February 1, 2014 at 12:04 am

    I love this author…I was so inspired by this quote “And when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.” It helped me focus on passing the CPA exam!!!

  10. Lalit Bhardwaj

    February 7, 2014 at 6:45 pm

    I love …..Paulo Coelho…. Great quotes ..I would suggest everyone to read..

  11. Anthony Henderson

    February 8, 2014 at 1:10 am

    The Alchemist was the first fiction book I ever read that still gave me the same feeling I got from reading books like Think and Grow Rich or The Secrets Of The Millionaire Mind. It was a Life book that head thousands of little nuggets sprinkled all throughout.

  12. FRIDZ

    February 9, 2014 at 12:31 pm

    I like paulo Coelho’s novels. Unfortunately, i read only “the Alchemist” two or three years ago. I’d like to have all his novels but…

  13. Dianna

    February 18, 2014 at 10:32 pm

    “Fall down 7 times, get up 8″ is a zen proverb…

  14. Vikash Kumar

    April 11, 2014 at 12:50 pm

    Good compilation of his quotes :-). Thanks Hristiqn

  15. Sumi

    April 12, 2014 at 5:49 am

    Honestly, it really inspired me. It boost my confidence.

  16. Ziad K Abdelnour

    April 17, 2014 at 7:34 am

    nice collection,

    “You may lose people you love. You may lose things you had.. but no matter what, never lose yourself.”

    Thank you.

  17. Maria medina

    July 8, 2014 at 1:39 am

    Amazing author one my favorites. I’ve read the alchemist , and a few other novels, and I think they’re great, inspiring and life changing.

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