"All women have a perception much more developed than men. So all women somehow, being repressed for so many millennia, they ended up by developing this sixth sense and contemplation and love. And this is something that we have a hard time to accept as part of our society."
"Let him who would enjoy a good future waste none of his present."Paulo Coelho on Roger Babson
"The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time."Paulo Coelho on Abraham Lincoln
"Lost time is never found again."Paulo Coelho on Benjamin Franklin
"Patience and time do more than strength or passion."Paulo Coelho on Jean de La Fontaine
"The future is something which everyone reaches at the rate of 60 minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is."Paulo Coelho on C. S. Lewis
"Publishing is in a kind of Jurassic age."
"We want to answer this classical question, who am I? So I think that most of our works are for art, or whatever we do, including science or religion, tried to answer that question."
"Beauty is the greatest seducer of man."
"Every day I try to be in communication with the universe in an unconscious way."
"I was not encouraged to follow the career of a writer because my parents thought that I was going to starve to death. They thought nobody can make a living from being a writer in Brazil. They were not wrong."