Do you know where are you going in your life journey! Are you stuck! Struggling to follow your heart and dreams!

Don’t worry, these powerful quotes from the Alchemist book will motivate you to go after your dreams and follow your passion.

The Alchemist is a very popular novel by Paulo Coelho, where he narrates a story of a shepherd kid named Santiago who sees wealth in his dreams and sets out on a mission to acquire that wealth.

This book is all about his adventurous journey to search for that treasure.

I sincerely hope that The Alchemist quotes will fill you with tons of energy and enthusiasm to pursue your dreams!


The Alchemist Quotes by Paulo Coelho

“And, when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.”
– by Paulo Coelho (The Alchemist)

The Alchemist Quotes

“One is loved because one is loved. No reason is needed for loving.” – by Paulo Coelho (The Alchemist)

“The darkest hour of midnight comes just before dawn.” - by Paulo Coelho (The Alchemist). jpg

“The darkest hour of midnight comes just before dawn.” – by Paulo Coelho (The Alchemist)

“There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve: the fear of failure.”
– by Paulo Coelho (The Alchemist)

“I’m an adventurer, looking for treasure.”
– by Paulo Coelho (The Alchemist)

“It’s the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting.” – by Paulo Coelho (The Alchemist)

“Everyone seems to have a clear idea of how other people should lead their lives, but none about his or her own.” - by Paulo Coelho (The Alchemist)

“Everyone seems to have a clear idea of how other people should lead their lives, but none about his or her own.” – by Paulo Coelho (The Alchemist)

“When we love, we always strive to become better than we are. When we strive to become better than we are, everything around us becomes better too.”
– by Paulo Coelho (The Alchemist)

“Remember that wherever your heart is, there you will find your treasure.”
– by Paulo Coelho (The Alchemist)

“Tell your heart that the fear of suffering is worse than the suffering itself. And that no heart has ever suffered when it goes in search of its dreams, because every second of the search is a second’s encounter with God and with eternity.”
– by Paulo Coelho (The Alchemist)

“At 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.”
– by Paulo Coelho (The Alchemist)

“The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.”
– by Paulo Coelho (The Alchemist)

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“No matter what he does, every person on earth plays a central role in the history of the world. And normally he doesn’t know it.”
– by Paulo Coelho (The Alchemist)

“Don’t give in to your fears. If you do, you won’t be able to talk to your heart.”
– by Paulo Coelho (The Alchemist)

“This is what we call love. When you are loved, you can do anything in creation. When you are loved, there’s no need at all to understand what’s happening, because everything happens within you.”
– by Paulo Coelho (The Alchemist)

“We are travelers on a cosmic journey, stardust, swirling and dancing in the eddies and whirlpools of infinity. Life is eternal. We have stopped for a moment to encounter each other, to meet, to love, to share. This is a precious moment. It is a little parenthesis in eternity.” – by Paulo Coelho (The Alchemist)

“فلماذا اذن يجب ان اصغي الى قلبي؟
لأنك لن تنجح في اسكاته ابدا و حتى لو تظاهرت بانك لا تسمع ما يقول فسيظل هناك في صدرك و لن يكف عن ترداد ما يعتقده عن الحياة و العالم”
― باولو كويلو, (The Alchemist)

People are capable, at any time in their lives, of doing what they dream of.”
– by Paulo Coelho (The Alchemist)

“Everything that happens once can never happen again. But everything that happens twice will surely happen a third time.”
– by Paulo Coelho (The Alchemist)

“If someone isn’t what others want them to be, the others become angry. Everyone seems to have a clear idea of how other people should lead their lives, but none about his or her own.”
– by Paulo Coelho (The Alchemist)

“Maktub” (It is written.)” – by Paulo Coelho (The Alchemist)

“When each day is the same as the next, it’s because people fail to recognize the good things that happen in their lives every day that the sun rises.” – by Paulo Coelho (The Alchemist)

“I don’t live in either my past or my future. I’m interested only in the present. If you can concentrate always on the present, you’ll be a happy man. Life will be a party for you, a grand festival because life is the moment we’re living now.” – by Paulo Coelho (The Alchemist)

“Because true love never keeps a man from pursuing his destiny.” – by Paulo Coelho (The Alchemist)

“Your eyes show the strength of your soul.” – by Paulo Coelho (The Alchemist)

“If you start by promising what you don't even have yet, you'll lose your desire to work towards getting it.” - by Paulo Coelho (The Alchemist)

“If you start by promising what you don’t even have yet, you’ll lose your desire to work towards getting it.” – by Paulo Coelho (The Alchemist)

“Intuition is really a sudden immersion of the soul into the universal current of life.”
– by Paulo Coelho (The Alchemist)

“You will never be able to escape from your heart. So it’s better to listen to what it has to say.”
– by Paulo Coelho (The Alchemist)

“When we strive to become better than we are, everything around us becomes better, too.”
– by Paulo Coelho (The Alchemist)

“Why do we have to listen to our hearts?” the boy asked.
“Because, wherever your heart is, that is where you will find your treasure.” – by Paulo Coelho (The Alchemist).

“Every blessing ignored becomes a curse.” - by Paulo Coelho (The Alchemist)

“Every blessing ignored becomes a curse.” – by Paulo Coelho (The Alchemist)


Frequently Asked Question about The Alchemist Book

What is The Alchemist book all about?

It is a magical story about a boy called Santiago, an Andalusian shepherd who goes for the treasure hung from his home in Spain and reaches the Egyptian desert to meet with the Alchemist. This is story is all about following your dreams.

Is The Alchemist a good book for beginners?

Yes it is a great book for beginners to read. This book will inspire you to go after your dreams and ambitions. Follow your dreams is the main lesson behind The Alchemist book.

Is The Alchemist a banned book?

It is not a banned book, however it has been banned in Iran by the Iranian government in 2011.

Is Alchemist a real story?

It is a fictional novel and not a real story.

What kind of book is Alchemist?

The genres of The Alchemist book is: Novel, Drama, Quest, Fantasy Fiction, and Adventure fiction.

Why the Alchemist is a must read?

This book inspires the readers to fulfil your dreams and pursue them no matter how difficult are the circumstances.


Interesting Facts about The Alchemist

  • Paulo Coelho was tortured by the government of Brazil for a song he wrote.
  • He was committed to an asylum when he was 17.
  • Coelho named Santiago the main character of the book in an Ernest Hemingway story.
  • The Alchemist book flopped after its initial publication however Coelho didn’t give up.
  • Paul Coelho is a record holding autograph signer.
  • Paulo Coelho looks for a white feather before starting a book.

Final Verdict

I believe that reading these inspirational quotes would have fulfilled you with energy and vitality to go after your dreams. You can get this book here.


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