The World’s Greatest Lie
‘What’s the world’s greatest lie?’ the boy asked, completely surprised.
It’s this. That at a certain point in our lives, we lose control of what’s happening to us, and our lives become controlled by fate. That is the world’s greatest lie.’
Brazilian lyricist and novelist
Recipient of numerous international awards, amongst them the Crystal Award by the World Economic Forum
The Alchemist, his most famous novel, has been translated into 80 languages