Elie Wiesel's commencement speech at DePaul University in Chicago, Illinois, June 15, 1997. Gratitude is a word that I cherish. Gratitude is what defines the happiness and humanity of the human being.
Elie Wiesel (born in Romania, September 30, 1928 – died in New York July 2, 2016) is widely known as an American-Jewish writer, author of 57 books, professor and political activist, and one of the most famous Auschwitz survivors.
564 quotes from Elie Wiesel: 'The opposite of love is not hate, it's indifference. 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.', 'There may be times when we are powerless to prevent injustice, but there must never be a time when we fail to protes...
Elie Wiesel Quotes on God, the Holocaust and Humanity . The Nobel Peace Prize laureate, author and human rights activist passed away on Saturday at 87.
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"Night," by Elie Wiesel, is a work of Holocaust literature with a decidedly autobiographical slant. Wiesel based the book—at least in part—on his own experiences during World War II. Though just a brief 116 pages, the book has received considerable acclaim, and the author won the Nobel Prize in 1986.
Elie Wiesel — American Novelist born on September 30, 1928, Eliezer "Elie" Wiesel KBE is a Romanian-born Jewish writer, professor, political activist, and Nobel Laureate. He is the author of 57 books, including Night, a work based on his experiences as a prisoner in the Auschwitz, Buna, and Buchenwald concentration camps.
Discover Elie Wiesel famous and rare quotes. Share Elie Wiesel quotations about holocaust, war and books. "What hurts the victim most is not the..." Login Sign Up. Authors; Topics; ... I swore never to be silent whenever and wherever human beings endure suffering and humiliation. We must always take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never ...
“Never shall I forget that night, the first night in camp, which has turned my life into one long night, seven times cursed and seven times sealed....Never shall I forget those moments which murdered my God and my soul and turned my dreams to dust.