Monday, 10 August 2009

The Alchemist (PAULO COELHO) :- Underlined by me

  • Everyone seems to have a clear idea of how other people should live their lives, but none about his or her own.
  • A certain point in our lives, we lose control of what's happening to us and our lives become controlled by fate. That's the world's greatest lie.
  • When you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.
  • People are capable at any time in thier lives of doing what they dream of.
  • Everything in life has its price.
  • Sometimes its better to leave things as they are.
  • When each day is the same as the next, it's because people fail to recognize the good things that happen in their every day that the sun rises.
  • When you play cards first time, you are almost sure to win.....that is .....beginner's luck.
  • There is a force that wants you to realize your destiny; it whets your appetite with a taste of success.
  • There are people who are afraid of realizing there dreams because there after they'll have no reason to go on living.
  • People need not fear the unknown if they are capable of achieving what they need and want.
  • Books are like caravans.
  • It was a good thing for the boy to clean the crystal pieces, so that he could free himself from negative thoughts.
  • If you pay attention to the present, you can improve upon it. And if you improve on the present, what comes later will also be better.
  • He looked at the wine and said "It's not what enters men's mouths that's's what comes out of their mouths that is".
  • Love never keeps a man from pursuing his destiny.
  • One is loved because one is loved. No reason is needed for loving.
  • Don't think about what you've left behind.
  • There is only one way to learn and It's through action.
  • Most people see the world as a threatening place and because they do...the world turns out indeed to be a threatening place.
  • Every search begins with beginner's luck and every search ends with the victor's being severely tested.
  • The darkest hour of the night came just before the dawn.
  • Your eyes show the strength of your soul.
  • Anyone who interferes with the destiny of another thing never will discover his own.
  • If a person is living out his destiny, he knows everything he needs to know. There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve; the fear of failure.
  • When we strive to become better than we are, everything around us becomes better too.
  • It's not love to be static like desert, nor is it love to roam the world like the wind. And it's not love to see everything from a distance like is the force that transform and improves the Soul of the world.
  • When we love we always strive to become better than we are.
  • And he saw that the soul of god was his own soul. And that he could perform miracles.
  • Never say you got more than you deserved because life might be listening and give you less the next time.
  • Everything that happens once can never happen again but everything that happens twice will surely happen a third time.
  • No matter what he does but every man on earth plays a central role in the history of the world. And normally he doesn't know it.
  • No project is completed until its objective has been achieved.
  • Life is generous to those who pursue their destiny.


  1. it was really great to repeat these lines.... it's an awesome start... great goin dear.. out of all quotes.. two are the evr best to me....

    a) when u really want something, the whole universe conspires in helping you to achieve it

    b) the darkest hour of the night came just before the dawn...

    all quotes are pretty motivational..
    keep putting these kind of marvelous stuffs..


  2. Thanks rahul....i'll try to maintain this format....

  3. your selections r genuine and whole principles and make them quotes.