The Alchemist (Coelho)

State the importance of each quote and what do you think is the author's point

A. “Every search begins with beginners luck and ends with the victors being severely tested.”

B. “The boy and his heart had become friends, and neither was capable now of betraying the


C. “There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve: the fear of failure.”

D. “And, when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.”

E. “When you want something with all your heart, that’s when you are closest to the Soul of

the World. It’s always a positive force.”

F. “It’s the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting.”

G. “When we strive to become better than we are, everything around us becomes better too.”

H. “To realize one’s destiny is a person’s only obligation.”

I. “Remember that wherever your heart is, there you will find your treasure.”

J. “There is only one way to learn… It’s through action. Everything you need to know you have learned through your journey. You need to learn only one thing more.”

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B) It's from "The Alchemist" by Paulo Coelho. (The book is about a shepherd boy Santiago, going on a journey to fulfil his destiny.) The quote essentially refers to the importance of following our dreams and listening to our hearts. It refers to how we should never do things that our hearts and souls deem wrong or inappropriate, and in that sense, we have to trust our hearts to make the right decisions for us.




F) It’s not the dream come true that makes life interesting, it’s the possibility of it happening. The journey is as important as the destination, however without a destination (your dream) the journey is without direction and loses its meaning. So dream that dream, and pursue it.


what about the other quotes