Elie Wiesel Quotes



Night         Open Heart          After the Darkness: Reflections on the Holocaust         The Night Trilogy: Night, Dawn, Day

Eliezer “Elie” Wiesel KBE was a Romanian-born Jewish-American writer, professor, political activist, Nobel Laureate, and Holocaust survivor.Wikipedia

Born in the town of Sighet, Transylvania, Elie Wiesel was a teenager when he and his family were taken from their home in 1944 to the Auschwitz concentration camp, and then to Buchenwald. Night is the terrifying record of Elie Wiesel’s memories of the death of his family, the death of his own innocence, and his despair as a deeply observant Jew confronting the absolute evil of man.

For me, every hour is grace. And I feel gratitude in my heart each time I can meet someone and look at his or her smile.

— Elie Wiesel

One person of integrity can make a difference.

— Elie Wiesel

Peace is our gift to each other.

— Elie Wiesel