2. Jesus Christ
While addressing the controversies surrounding the bible and Jesus Christ, he opined that Jesus Christ lived a life that was full of joy but with lots of contradictions and fights. If the bible had presented the life of Jesus without these contradictions the gospels would be deemed fake. A life full of contradictions is a sign of authenticity. There have been various paulo coelho quotes, but this one is a controversial one as it touches one topic that is very hot between Christians and religions who do not believe in the existence of Jesus.