Augusto Cury

Augusto Cury is a psychiatrist, psychotherapist, scientist and bestselling author. The writer of more than twenty books, Cury is currently one of the most widely read authors in Brazil where he has sold over twelve million books. His books have been published in more than fifty countries. The Dreamseller: The Calling is the recipient of China’s 2009 Weishanu Award for Best Foreign Novel. Through his work as a theorist in education and philosophy, he created the Theory of Multifocal Intelligence which presents a new approach to the logic of thinking, the process of interpretation and the creation of thinkers. Cury created the School of Intelligence based on this theory. Please visit www.thedreamseller.net.

Books by this Author

The Dreamseller: The Revolution
The Dreamseller: The Calling

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Each human being must learn to be the author of his own story: no one is free in the world at large without first being free within. He who wins without risk triumphs without glory.

Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?

A. What a Wonderful World, Girl from Ipanema, How Great my Love for You, We Are the World.

Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?

A. Being a gardener, tending the flowers, making them spectacular to my eyes.

Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?

A. I would tell Einstein that it was a drastic error to commit his son to the asylum and to never visit him.
The man who knew most about the forces of the universe was defeated by a force of the universe more complex than the physical: the human mind.

 

Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?

A. Humility, the ability to put yourself in someone else's shoes, and the ability to see the same problem from multiple angles.

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