Elie Wiesel Quotes

Who was Elie Wiesel?

Romanian-born American Jewish writer and professor.

Born September 30, 1928
Died July 2, 2016
Aged 87 years old

Books by Elie Wiesel

Best 10 Quotes by Elie Wiesel

“Friendship marks a life even more deeply than love. Love risks degenerating into obsession, friendship is never anything but sharing.”

“No human race is superior; no religious faith is inferior. All collective judgments are wrong. Only racists make them.”

“Once you bring life into the world, you must protect it. We must protect it by changing the world.”

“One person of integrity can make a difference.”

“Our obligation is to give meaning to life, and in doing so to overcome the passive, indifferent life.”

“Peace is our gift to each other.”

“The opposite of love is not hate, it's indifference.”

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“Think higher, feel deeper.”

“We must always take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.”

“Without memory, there is no culture. Without memory, there would be no civilization, no society, no future.”

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