Derek Sivers
The Alchemist - by Paulo Coelho

The Alchemist - by Paulo Coelho

ISBN: 0062315005
Date read: 2023-12-27
How strongly I recommend it: 1/10
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How is this so popular? Its weak message is “pay attention to serendipity”. I was open to liking it, but it gave me nothing I could use.

my notes

Every blessing ignored becomes a curse.

You already knew. But I had to insist on payment because I helped you to make your decision.

Why don’t people’s hearts tell them to continue to follow their dreams?
Because that’s what makes a heart suffer most, and hearts don’t like to suffer.