"I'd have stopped writing years ago if it were for the money."
"When I was young I thought that money was the most important thing in life now that I am old I know that it is."Paulo Coelho on Oscar Wilde
"A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money."Paulo Coelho on John Ruskin
"Money has never made man happy, nor will it, there is nothing in its nature to produce happiness. The more of it one has the more one wants."Paulo Coelho on Benjamin Franklin
"The lack of money is the root of all evil."Paulo Coelho on Mark Twain
"Honesty is the best policy - when there is money in it."Paulo Coelho on Mark Twain
"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."