Your Personal Legend

Discuss the September 2014 book of the month, The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho.
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Post by Naval Aulakh » 09 Jul 2017, 07:18

I have definitely gotten more used to the idea of being able to give up all my physical possessions. I don't think that I would miss the stuff that I would leave behind, and I will be happy.
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Post by Athena Moon » 13 Jul 2017, 12:03

I easily get bored with constant things in my life and I always opt for a challenge, something dazzling and eye-opening. Since I've began pursuing my dream, I had to cut all the negative people, walk away from stability and comfort; dip into pain, sweat and tears. Honestly, this is the happiest I've ever been. I am not afraid to die tomorrow for I am living my dreams.

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Post by V_bansal2912 » 08 Sep 2017, 00:23

I think...my heart will bring me back to my family and friends. I have been very lucky in my life to have such great people around me who love and care about me.
I could give up anything in my life to stay close to them.

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Post by Helen_Combe » 29 Mar 2018, 15:01

I’d be too frightened of losing my pension or leaving people who need me.
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Post by KatSims92 » 26 Jun 2018, 14:56

I would like to think I would. That theme of giving up everything to follow your heart is truly appealing to me and one of the things I loved about the book. As Belle said "I want much more than this provincial life," and I feel that way pretty much every day. I think we would all be happier and more fulfilled if we took more risks.

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Post by garima597 » 14 Jul 2018, 02:28

The Alchemist inspires me to recognize my own legend that is to read books and give an honest and constructive reviews about them. I enjoy reading books so i can say i have finally found my legend.
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Post by Julie Green » 04 Aug 2018, 09:48

I have always spent my money on experiences over things, so I have less fear of walking away. In my 20's I travelled the world solo. But now I have a family of my own I wouldn't leave them behind (for long!).

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