Love can consign us to hell or to paradise, but it always takes us somewhere.
Quote by Paulo Coelho
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In the United States, I am a great success, but I am not a celebrity.
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.
I think you can have 10,000 explanations for failure, but no good explanation for success.
Every day I try to be in communication with the universe in an unconscious way.
The good old days, when each idea had an owner, are gone forever.
Tell your heart that the fear of suffering is worse than the suffering itself. And no heart has ever suffered when it goes in search of its dream.
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.
Music for me, it demands full concentration.
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.
Of course, to have money is just great because you can do what you think is important to you. I always was a rich person because money's not related to happiness.
The art world is molting - some would say melting. Galleries are closing museums are scaling back.
My dad takes care of me as a manager and as a dad. That's his job, you know, to take care of me. He has my best interests at heart.
We just put General Motors in the hands of people who can't even run our own government.
I was thinking that when I have children, that I should always dress as a character for them, so they think their mom is Alice in Wonderland or Cinderella.
Pick the day. Enjoy it - to the hilt. The day as it comes. People as they come... The past, I think, has helped me appreciate the present - and I don't want to spoil any of it by fretting about the future.
Religiosity turns out to be the best indicator of civic involvement: it's more accurate than education, age, income, gender or race.
And fifth, we will champion small businesses, America's engine of job growth. That means reducing taxes on business, not raising them. It means simplifying and modernizing the regulations that hurt small business the most. And it means that we must rein in the skyrocketing cost of healthcare by repealing and replacing Obamacare.
Our pets rely on us entirely for their nutrition. So if you're making your own judgments, that could lead to a mistake. At the same time, we have more control over our pet's diet than we do with our children or with ourselves, so your vet can tell you what is appropriate for your dog and you can assign them that.
Wisdom, compassion, and courage are the three universally recognized moral qualities of men.
Lawyers, I suppose, were children once.