"There may be times when we are powerless to prevent injustice, but there must never be a time when we fail to protest."
"Let him who would enjoy a good future waste none of his present."Elie Wiesel on Roger Babson
"The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time."Elie Wiesel on Abraham Lincoln
"Lost time is never found again."Elie Wiesel on Benjamin Franklin
"Patience and time do more than strength or passion."Elie Wiesel on Jean de La Fontaine
"The future is something which everyone reaches at the rate of 60 minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is."Elie Wiesel on C. S. Lewis
"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."