Favorite Quotes: Paulo Coelho on Dreams

“When you want something, the whole universe conspires to help you realize your desire.” (The Alchemist – published in 1988)

“Each day’s magic moment helps us to change and sends us off in search of our dreams.” (By the River Piedra I Sat Down and Wept)

“Dreams nourish the soul just as food nourishes the body. The pleasure of the search and of adventure feed our dreams.” (The Pilgrimage)

“If you have a past with which you feel dissatisfied, then forget it, now. Imagine a new story for your life and believe in it. Focus only on the moments when you achieved what you desired, and that strength will help you to get what you want.” (The Fifth Mountain)

“Only one thing makes a dream impossible: the fear of failure” (The Alchemist)

“Open your heart and listen to what it is telling you. Follow your dreams, because only a man who is unashamed of himself can manifest the glory of God.” (The Valkyries)

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11 thoughts on “Favorite Quotes: Paulo Coelho on Dreams

  1. Beautiful and very true all of them.
    I really needed these quotes at this hour of my life.

    Thankyou Mush
    God Bless You
    Parveen Rizvi


  2. Mush here’re some of my favourites on dreams, though I don’t know from whom.
    -Poor are the people who don’t have dreams.
    -Be careful of the dreams you chose for, dreams come true.
    -All men dream but not equally. Most of them dream in the rusty recess of the night and by morning it fades into vanity, the dreamers of the day are dangerous men…for, they might live their dreams.


  3. Paulo Coelho is my favourite writer. He is also an inspiration.The Alchemist changed my life because since I read it I believe that one must always go for the dream.


  4. No matter if some one searches for his vital thing, so he/she wants to be available that in detail, thus that thing is maintained over


  5. I tend not to leave many responses, but i did a few searching and
    wound up here Favorite Quotes: Paulo Coelho on Dreams D!NCHACK LIFE.
    And I do have 2 questions for you if it’s allright.
    Is it simply me or does it look like some of the comments come across like they are coming from brain dead folks?
    😛 And, if you are posting on other places, I would
    like to follow everything fresh you have to post. Could you list of every one of all your community sites like your linkedin profile, Facebook page or twitter feed?


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