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Paulo Coelho

Quote of Paulo Coelho - The dunes change with the wind...

Biography - Paulo Coelho:

Brazilian lyricist and novelist.
Born: 1947
21st century
20th century
Place of birth: Brazil

The dunes change with the wind, but the desert remains the same.



Other version: "The dunes were changed constantly by the wind, yet these were the same sands."

Source: The Alchemist

The dunes change with the wind, but the desert remains the same.

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(French, German)

Les dunes changent sous l'action du vent, mais le désert reste toujours le même.

Die Dünen verändern sich mit dem Wind, aber die Wüste bleibt dieselbe.

See also 

See also...

To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.

Change alone is the constant.

The way up and down is one and the same.

Quotes for: change


Quotes about change:

The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it, and join the dance.

Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.

If there is anything that we wish to change in the child, we should first examine it and see whether it is not something that could better be changed in ourselves.

Because things are the way they are, things will not stay the way they are.

To exist is to change, to change is to mature, to mature is to go on creating oneself endlessly.

but it's no use going back to yesterday, because I was a different person then.

Quotes for: wind


Quotes for: wind

We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.

If one does not know to which port one is sailing, no wind is favorable.

Absence diminishes mediocre passions and increases great ones, as the wind extinguishes candles and fans fires.

Since I grew tired of the chase
And search, I learned to find;
And since the wind blows in my face,
I sail with every wind.

The wind is rising!... We must try to live!

Beware of spitting against the wind!


Paulo Coelho also said...

Courage in the path is what makes the path manifest itself.

And, when you can't go back, you have to worry only about the best way of moving forward.

When I had all the answers, the questions changed.

Each day, in itself, brings with it an eternity.

People need not fear the unknown if they are capable of achieving what they need and want.

When you find your path, you must not be afraid. You need to have sufficient courage to make mistakes.

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