"It's a dream in the language of the world. I can interpret it, but the interpretation is very difficult."
"I'd like you to work in my shop. Two customers came in today while you were working and that's a good omen."
The book starts off by introducing the main character, Santiago. He is a Shepard in an abandoned church with his flock of sheep.
Santiago travels to Tarifa and meets a Gypsy who interprets people's dreams. The dream teller informs him that he has treasure waiting for him near the pyramids.
"That's why I want you to continue toward your goal. If I am really a part of your dream. you'll come back one day."
I want you to be my wife. I love you."
After getting robbed, Santigo goes to s crystal shop on top of the hill and scores and job. After nearly a year, he realizes he wants to leave the shop and pursue his Personal Legend.
Santiago and the Englishman join a caravan that will take them through the desert. Santiago gets to know the Englishman and forms a bond.
Santiago realizes the Language of the World was love when he met Fatima. Fatima then encourages Santiago to go follow his personal legend.
A man dressed in all black riding on a white horse is looking for the boy who watches the movement of the hawks. The boy later realizes that he has met the Alchemist. A man dressed in all black riding on a white horse is looking for the boy who watches the movement of the hawks. The boy later realizes that he has met the Alchemist.