Night Quotes by Elie Wiesel
20 Elie Wiesel Quotes to Help Restore Your Faith in Humanity
Goodreads helps you follow your favorite authors. Be the first to learn about new releases! Follow Author. The opposite of art is not ugliness, it's indifference. The opposite of faith is not heresy, it's indifference. And the opposite of life is not death, it's indifference. Love risks degenerating into obsession, friendship is never anything but sharing.
Elie Wiesel was a survivor who came face to face with the depths of human cruelty, but who refused to loosen his grip on hope. The Nobel Peace Prize winner was a voice for the millions who lost their lives in the Holocaust. Throughout his life , Wiesel spoke out on behalf of people and groups who were targets of violence and bigotry -- in Bosnia, Cambodia, Rwanda, Darfur, South Africa, and other regions of the world. But at the same time, I am optimistic. Out of despair, one creates. What else can one do? There is no good reason to go on living, but you must go on living.
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Elie Wiesel born in Romania, September 30, — died in New York July 2, is widely known as an American-Jewish writer, author of 57 books, professor and political activist, and one of the most famous Auschwitz survivors. When he was 15, as the German army occupied Hungary, Elie and his family were placed in one of the confinement ghettos set up in his hometown. Two months later, all Jews were deported to the Auschwitz concentration camp, and most of them were killed soon after arrival.
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Night by Elie Weisel
A portfolio created by Steve White. Hope and optimism for a good resolution arguably kept a will to survive in the Jews, and they displayed such hope through their worship, trust in their family, and wishes to prevail. In reality, hope most likely died in most of the Holocaust victims, and perhaps a loss in hope led to many of the deaths. In the list below, I will provide specific quotes relating to this theme that detail how hope progressed throughout the novel. We gave thanks to God. You are still alive! That is the only way to survive.