"Hope is like peace. It is not a gift from God. It is a gift only we can give one another."
"When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace."Elie Wiesel on Jimi Hendrix
"An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind."Elie Wiesel on Mahatma Gandhi
"If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other."Elie Wiesel on Mother Teresa
"I refuse to accept the view that mankind is so tragically bound to the starless midnight of racism and war that the bright daybreak of peace and brotherhood can never become a reality... I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word."Elie Wiesel on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Imagine all the people living life in peace. You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us, and the world will be as one."Elie Wiesel on John Lennon
"Human beings should be held accountable. Leave God alone. He has enough problems."
"Look, if I were alone in the world, I would have the right to choose despair, solitude and self-fulfillment. But I am not alone."
"I have not lost faith in God. I have moments of anger and protest. Sometimes I've been closer to him for that reason."
"I marvel at the resilience of the Jewish people. Their best characteristic is their desire to remember. No other people has such an obsession with memory."
"It all happened so fast. The ghetto. The deportation. The sealed cattle car. The fiery altar upon which the history of our people and the future of mankind were meant to be sacrificed."