I bet you have. Not once or twice, but a number of times. But if you’ve always wondered what that title meant, don’t fret. We’ll clear your doubt. ‘The Alchemist’ is the number one bestseller novel which sold 35 million copies and is the most translated book in the world by the living author, Paulo Coelho. He was born in Rio de Janeiro and was a rebellious teenager who was committed to an asylum almost three times by his parents. His fans state that his books are very inspiring and life-changing. He is usually called a ‘self-problem’ writer and not a ‘self-help’ one. His 26 books have been sold more than 65 million copies. EliteColumn brings you ten handpicked inspirational and motivational Paulo Coelho quotes. When you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.