"Just as despair can come to one only from other human beings, hope, too, can be given to one only by other human beings."
"Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning."Elie Wiesel on Albert Einstein
"We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope."Elie Wiesel on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free."Elie Wiesel on Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
"My great hope is to laugh as much as I cry to get my work done and try to love somebody and have the courage to accept the love in return."Elie Wiesel on Maya Angelou
"I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe."Elie Wiesel on Dalai Lama
"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."