P 94 Ofcourse we have to bow down to statistics. That means my mother must be being unfaithful to my father, but its not her fault, its the fault of the statistics.
more relief as if the people in the audience were hearing things they always been afraid to hear and that hearing them freed them from some kind of anxiety.
P 95 If we are not alone, then we have more strength to find out where we went wrong and to change direction.
P 96 Love is the only thing that activates our intelligence and our creativity, that purifies and liberates us.
P 98 Alchemist Lesson I may have suffered but I also realised my dream.
I was in touch with the energy of Universe. God passed through my soul.
P 100 My heart is still in pieces.
P 103 It would harm more to be living a life without meaning.
P 104 I know that at any moment someone could lob a grenade into the place where we're sitting, and that makes me live, do you see? Really live. I mean loving every minute, every second. There is no room for sadness, doubts, nothing. There is just a great love for life.
Fear exists before and after but not while the shots are being fired.
P 105 Its a mad world, complete topsy-turvy.
But the day man learns to harness the energy of love, that will be as important as the discovery of fire. --And you could learn that by going to a war zone? I am not sure. But it did allow me to see that, paradoxical though it may seem, people are happy when they are at war. For them world has meaning. As I said before, total power or sacrificing themselves for a cause gives meaning to their lives. They are capable of limitless love, because they no longer have anything to lose. A fatally wounded soldier never asks the medical team: "Please save me". His last words are usually: Tell my wife and my son that I love them. "At the last moment, they speak of love".
We cant allowe ourselves the luxury of being unhappy all the time.
If someone is capable of loving his partner without restrictions unconditionally, then he is manifesting the love of God. If the love of God becomes manifest, he will love his neighbour, he will love himself. if he loves himself, then everything returns to its proper place. History changes.
P 107 I want her to look me in the eye and tell me why she left. Only then will I be free of the Zahir.
P 109 It irritated me to receive a question in response to mine.
I am no threat to your relationship with Esther. I just need a couple of hours with her, or one hour, it doesnt matter.
P 110 I felt like laughing. I felt like hugging him or possibly killing him - my emotions changes with startling speed.
P 113 If I could see her again, I would be a happy man. And the world would be a better place because one soul would be content.(very cute and funny)
There was also the possibility that this meeting a farce, that he was just someone with no other means of earning a living than by exploiting someone else's pain in order to achieve his own ends.
P 115 Your pain is preventing you to see things clearly. He was speaking more loudly than good manners permitted. Your pain has made you blind, mean-spirited and obsessed with the Zahir.