Genre: Fiction Before reading this one, I used to think that the author only writes inspirational sort of books. Turns out I was wrong. I’m not saying there are no philosophical moments in this one, but ‘the Winner Stands Alone’ is different than other Paulo Coelho books. But in this one as well, people’s search […]
quotes from fictional books.
Genre: Fiction So I picked this one for two reasons: 1: it’s a Paulo Coelho book and 2: I thought there’s going to be lots of magic in it. Turns out it’s not that kind of fiction. Despite that I enjoyed reading and even re-reading the book. “Everyone’s looking for the perfect teacher, but […]
Genre: Fiction/Fantasy The title didn’t suggest much about the content of the book. So I had to read the blurb. It’s one of the rare times when I do read a blurb. “For a long time, the journey will seem like a Dark Night, but then any search is an act of faith.” ~~ […]
Genre: Fiction/Fantasy It seemed as if I wanted to read this book forever. 😀 So I was happy when I got to read it and it didn’t disappoint me at all. “Writing reveals the personality.” ~~ Paulo Coelho (Book: The Alchemist) “It’s not what enters man’s mouth that’s evil. It’s what comes out […]
After reading ‘Karan’s Wife’ I had to read ‘Sita’s Sister’ too. I also had trouble deciding which book has the better quotes, if there’s such thing. 😀 “The mind is the deity, the body just a temple to accommodate the mind. And it is the mind which is the great leveler, the great egalitarian […]