Life: Selected Quotations

Life: Selected Quotations

by Paulo Coelho
Life: Selected Quotations

Life: Selected Quotations

by Paulo Coelho


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From Paulo Coelho—celebrated and internationally bestselling author of The Alchemist and several other beloved works of literature—comes a gorgeously designed book of quotes that both diehard fans and newcomers to this popular writer’s work will treasure.

A beautiful book with four-color artwork by the renowned Norwegian artist Anne Kristin Hagesaether, Life contains inspirational quotes from such beloved Paulo Coelho titles as Eleven Minutes, The Valkyries, The Zahir, and the megabestseller The Alchemist. Whether read in one sitting or savored gradually, this is a visually stunning and enlightening look into Coelho’s extraordinary perspective on life—one that has won over millions of readers worldwide and made Coelho one of the top-selling authors in the world.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780061374814
Publisher: HarperCollins
Publication date: 10/23/2007
Pages: 128
Sales rank: 663,158
Product dimensions: 5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.61(d)

About the Author

About The Author
One of the most influential writers of our time, Paulo Coelho is the author of thirty international bestsellers, including The Alchemist, Warrior of the Light, Brida, Veronika Decides to Die, and Eleven Minutes. He is a member of the Brazilian Academy of Letters and a United Nations Messenger of Peace. Paulo is the recipient of 115 international prizes and awards, among them, the Chevalier de l'Ordre National de la Légion d'Honneur (Legion of Honor). Born in Rio de Janeiro in 1947, he soon discovered his vocation for writing. He worked as a director, theater actor, songwriter, and journalist. In 1986, a special meeting led him to make the pilgrimage to Saint James Compostela (in Spain). The Road to Santiago was not only a common pilgrimage but a turning point in his existence. A year later, he wrote The Pilgrimage, an autobiographical novel that is considered the beginning of his literary career. He lives in Geneva, Switzerland.


Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Date of Birth:

August 24, 1947

Place of Birth:

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil


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