"Publishing is in a kind of Jurassic age."
"Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter."Paulo Coelho on Mark Twain
"Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young."Paulo Coelho on Henry Ford
"Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been."Paulo Coelho on Mark Twain
"True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country."Paulo Coelho on Kurt Vonnegut
"A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age."Paulo Coelho on Robert Frost
"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."
"Be brave. Take risks. Nothing can substitute experience."