People are afraid to pursue their most important dreams,
because they feel that they don’t deserve them, or that they’ll be unable to achieve them.
We, their hearts, become fearful just thinking of loved ones who go away forever, or of
moments that could have been good but weren’t, or of treasures that might have been
found but were forever hidden in the sands. Because, when these things happen, we
"My heart is afraid that it will have to suffer," the boy told the alchemist one night as they
looked up at the moonless sky.
"Tell your heart that the fear of suffering is worse than the suffering itself. And that no
heart has ever suffered when it goes in search of its dreams…