The Alchemist – Paulo Coelho

Wonderful short novel about achieving your goals.

  • Personal Legend
  • The world’s greatest lie is that: At a certain point in our lives, we lose control of what’s happening to us, and our lives become controlled by fate.
  • To children, everything is clear and everything is possible. they are not afraid to dream, and to yearn for everything they would like to see happen to them in there lives. but, as time passes, a mysterious force begins to convince them that it will be impossible for them to realize their Personal Legend
  • When each day is the same as the next, it’s because people fail to recognize the good things that happen in their lives every day that the sun rises
  • He realized that he had to choose between thimging of himself as the poor victim of a thief and as an adventurer in a quest of his treasure
  • Love never keeps a man from pursuing his Persona Legend. If he abandons that pursuit, it’s because it wasn’t true love …
  • One is loved because one is loved. no reason is needed for loving
  • When we strive to become better than we are, everything around us becomes better, too.