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“I swore never to be silent whenever and wherever human beings endure suffering and humiliation. We must take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.” ― Elie Wiesel
Elie Wiesel, Harry J. Cargas (1993). “Telling the tale: a tribute to Elie Wiesel on the occasion of his 65th birthday : essays, reflections, and poems”, Time Being Press 98 Copy quote
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Night Elie Wiesel went through some dark times, as a result he uses symbols to describe these trying times. A literary symbol is used to unite an image and an idea to evoke thought. In the book Night by Elie Wiesel, night, fire, and silence are used as symbols to describe the darkness of his history.
"His last word had been my name. He had called out to me and I had not answered." (pg 112) "My father had just been struck, in front of me, and I had not even blinked. I had watched and kept silent." (pg 39) When Elie's father died his last words were wasted calling out Elie's
572 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 — ‘We must take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented. Sometimes we ...
We must take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented. Elie Wiesel
Night Quotes Showing 1-30 of 256 ... ― Elie Wiesel, Night. tags: haunting. 565 likes. Like “I pray to the God within me that He will give me the strength to ask Him the right questions.” ... Never shall I forget the nocturnal silence that deprived me for all eternity of the desire to live.