Friday Favorites | From The Alchemist

 
the alchemist

“The lake was silent for some time. Finally, it said:
“I weep for Narcissus, but I never noticed that Narcissus was beautiful.
I weep because, each time he knelt beside my banks,
I could see, in the depths of his eyes, my own beauty reflected.”
― Paulo CoelhoThe Alchemist

Advertisements

Tagged: ,

4 thoughts on “Friday Favorites | From The Alchemist

  1. marianbeaman October 11, 2013 at 4:28 pm Reply

    I read this book years and years ago. Thanks for refreshing my memory with a quote.

    Like

  2. tpolen October 11, 2013 at 4:51 am Reply

    Never read this, but the excerpt makes me want to – beautiful!

    Like

    • Sherrey Meyer October 12, 2013 at 7:43 am Reply

      This was my first Paul Coelho book, and I devoured it! This is just one of many beautiful passages.

      Like

And what do you think?

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: