Posts tagged ‘Paulo Coelho’

December 14, 2014

Take the first step

Thought for the day, courtesy of author Paulo Coelho:

In spite of the knowledge that there were many ways in which I could fail, I had taken the first step.

Take the first step. It is amazing how far it will get you.

June 2, 2013

Thought of the day: Reality lies somewhere in the middle

From the novel Eleven Minutes by Paulo Coelho:

At every moment of our lives, we all have one foot in a fairy tale and other in the abyss.

March 5, 2013

Why it pays to listen to your heart

Wise words, courtesy of author Paulo Coelho in his excellent novel The Alchemist:

“Why do we have to listen to our hearts?” ┬áthe boy asked.
“Because, wherever your heart is, that is where you’ll find your treasure.”