Feedback
Share
Link
Link copied!
Owl Quote
Elie Wiesel: I wanted to write a commentary on the...
Quotes
Explore
Search
Owl Quote
More
About Owl Quote
Copyright © 2022 OwlQuote.com and Spring Launch Media LLC. All Rights Reserved.

All content on this website ("the Site") is the property of Spring Launch Media LLC. The collection and assembly of content on this Site are the exclusive property of Spring Launch Media LLC and are protected by copyright and other intellectual property laws. All quotations remain the intellectual property of their respective owners. We do not asset any claim of copyright for individual quotations. The use of quotations is done under the fair use copyright principal.

Elie Wiesel: I wanted to write a commentary on the... Share
Link
Link copied!

Table of Contents
Quote Share
Link
Link copied!
Quote I wanted to write a commentary on the Bible, to write about the Talmud, about celebration, about the great eternal subjects: love and happiness.
Copy
I wanted to write a… copied to clipboard
Author
Category
Quote Length
Find on Amazon Elie Wiesel

Additional Quotes

See all...
My idea of perfect...
Quote: David Mamet Happiness, Happy My idea of perfect happiness is a healthy family, peace between nations, and all the critics die. David Mamet Happiness, Happy
To desire and strive...
Quote: Henry Van Dyke Happiness, Happy To desire and strive to be of some service to the world, to aim at doing something which shall really increase the happiness and welfare and virtue of mankind - this is a choice which is possible for all of us; and surely it is a good haven to sail for. Henry Van Dyke Happiness, Happy
False happiness renders men...
Quote: Charles de Montesquieu Happiness, Happy False happiness renders men stern and proud, and that happiness is never communicated. True happiness renders them kind and sensible, and that happiness is always shared. Charles de Montesquieu Happiness, Happy
Poetry comes from the...
Quote: Abdul Kalam Happiness, Happy Poetry comes from the highest happiness or the deepest sorrow.A. P. J. Abdul Kalam Happiness, Happy
It is the chiefest...
Quote: Desiderius Erasmus Happiness, Happy It is the chiefest point of happiness that a man is willing to be what he is. Desiderius Erasmus Happiness, Happy
It's great to reminisce...
Quote: George Foreman Happiness, Happy It's great to reminisce about good memories of my past. It was enjoyable when it was today. So learning to enjoy today has two benefits: it gives me happiness right now, and it becomes a good memory later. George Foreman Happiness, Happy
We need to move...
Quote: Herbie Hancock Happiness, Happy We need to move into a culture of peace. What I hope to promote is the idea that we all need each other and that the greatest happiness in life is not how much we have but how much we give. That's a wealth that's priceless. You can't buy compassion. Herbie Hancock Happiness, Happy
A great man does...
Quote: Robert Green Ingersoll Happiness, Happy A great man does not seek applause or place; he seeks for truth; he seeks the road to happiness, and what he ascertains, he gives to others. Robert Green Ingersoll Happiness, Happy
Love is that condition...
Quote: Robert A. Heinlein Happiness, Happy Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own. Robert A. Heinlein Happiness, Happy
If there were in...
Quote: Bertrand Russell Happiness, Happy If there were in the world today any large number of people who desired their own happiness more than they desired the unhappiness of others, we could have a paradise in a few years. Bertrand Russell Happiness, Happy

Other Quotes

See all...
Success is getting and...
Quote: Bernard Meltzer Happiness, Happy Success is getting and achieving what you want. Happiness is wanting and being content with what you get. Bernard Meltzer Happiness, Happy
When what we are...
Quote: Malcolm Forbes Happiness, Happy When what we are is what we want to be, that's happiness. Malcolm Forbes Happiness, Happy
Morality must relate, at...
Quote: Sam Harris Happiness, Happy Morality must relate, at some level, to the well-being of conscious creatures. If there are more and less effective ways for us to seek happiness and to avoid misery in this world - and there clearly are - then there are right and wrong answers to questions of morality. Sam Harris Happiness, Happy
Do not set aside...
Quote: Roy T. Bennett Happiness, Happy Do not set aside your happiness. Do not wait to be happy in the future. The best time to be happy is always now. Roy T. Bennett Happiness, Happy
People say America is...
Quote: Rand Paul Happiness, Happy People say America is exceptional. I agree, but it's not the complexion of our skin or the twists in our DNA that make us unique. America is exceptional because we were founded upon the notion that everyone should be free to pursue life, liberty, and happiness. Rand Paul Happiness, Happy
It is for others...
Quote: Jules Verne Happiness, Happy It is for others one must learn to do everything; for there lies the secret of happiness. Jules Verne Happiness, Happy
Whenever you choose power...
Quote: Karen Salmansohn Happiness, Happy Whenever you choose power over love, you will never find true happiness. Karen Salmansohn Happiness, Happy
I try to stress...
Quote: Harlan Coben Happiness, Happy I try to stress to my children that buying something never leads to true happiness. Harlan Coben Happiness, Happy
Our object in the...
Quote: Plato Happiness, Happy Our object in the construction of the state is the greatest happiness of the whole, and not that of any one class. Plato Happiness, Happy
If more of us...
Quote: J.R.R. Tolkien Happiness, Happy If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world. J.R.R. Tolkien Happiness, Happy

Additional Quotes

See all...
It's like Tolstoy said....
Quote: Haruki Murakami Happiness, Happy It's like Tolstoy said. Happiness is an allegory, unhappiness a story. Haruki Murakami Happiness, Happy
Being of service to...
Quote: Marie Osmond Happiness, Happy Being of service to others is what brings true happiness. Marie Osmond Happiness, Happy
You must try to...
Quote: Ernie Banks Happiness, Happy You must try to generate happiness within yourself. If you aren't happy in one place, chances are you won't be happy anyplace. Ernie Banks Happiness, Happy
Happiness depends more on...
Quote: Andy Rooney Happiness, Happy Happiness depends more on how life strikes you than on what happens. Andy Rooney Happiness, Happy
It's up to you...
Quote: Taraji P. Henson Happiness, Happy It's up to you to be responsible for how you feel if you're not happy. Your happiness lies in your hands. You can't rely on a man to make you happy or complete you. That starts with you. Taraji P. Henson Happiness, Happy
I think happiness is...
Quote: Joyce Meyer Happiness, Happy I think happiness is a goal all of us can agree on. Let's face it - we all would like to be happy. Joyce Meyer Happiness, Happy
I say to my...
Quote: Terry Wogan Happiness, Happy I say to my children, the reason that marriage - and having children - is so important is that it stops you thinking about yourself. The way to happiness is to give yourself to others and to think of others before you think of yourself. Terry Wogan Happiness, Happy
The best way to...
Quote: Richard Bach Happiness, Happy The best way to pay for a lovely moment is to enjoy it. Richard Bach Happiness, Happy
True happiness arises, in...
Quote: Joseph Addison Happiness, Happy True happiness arises, in the first place, from the enjoyment of one's self, and in the next, from the friendship and conversation of a few select companions. Joseph Addison Happiness, Happy
As a man, if...
Quote: BJ the Chicago Kid Happiness, Happy As a man, if you're married, your happiness is with her happiness. If she's unhappy, everything's messed up. It's a woman's world for sure. BJ the Chicago Kid Happiness, Happy

All of Owl Quote

See all...

Similar Quotes to Elie Wiesel: I wanted to write a commentary on the...

See all...
I wanted to write...
Quote: Ginger Zee Depression I wanted to write a story about my struggles with depression and mental health. It's an issue that needs to be talked about more. Ginger Zee Depression
I agree with Balzac...
Quote: Maya Angelou I agree with Balzac and 19th-century writers, black and white, who say, 'I write for money.' Yes, I think everybody should be paid handsomely; I insist on it, and I pay people who work for me, or with me, handsomely. Maya Angelou
I always wanted to...
Quote: Jewell Parker Rhodes Christmas I always wanted to write for children. When I was growing up, we were really poor. My mother had left, and it was all a mess. So I lived in my head a lot, and I would get lots of books for Christmas - from librarians and teachers - and they just fed my imagination. Jewell Parker Rhodes Christmas
I remember when I...
Quote: Theresa Rebeck Teacher, Writing I remember when I was at Brandeis, Geoffrey Wolff, he was a great fiction-writing teacher. He was the writer-in-residence, and for those of us who wanted to be writers, you were so excited to be in the same hallway as him. Theresa Rebeck Teacher, Writing
I wanted to write...
Quote: Anthony Bourdain Summer I wanted to write in Kitchenese, the secret language of cooks, instantly recognizable to anyone who has ever dunked french fries for a summer job or suffered under the despotic rule of a tyrannical chef or boobish owner. Anthony Bourdain Summer
I wanted to write...
Quote: Dolly Parton Sad I wanted to write a book that talked about the emotions of children, which is the rainbow. We all have moods. We talk about being blue when we're sad, and being yellow when we're cowards, and when we're mad, we're red. Dolly Parton Sad
I wanted to write...
Quote: Elie Wiesel Happiness, Happy I wanted to write a commentary on the Bible, to write about the Talmud, about celebration, about the great eternal subjects: love and happiness. Elie Wiesel Happiness, Happy
When I was nine,...
Quote: Eugene Ionesco Teacher When I was nine, the teacher asked us to write a piece about our village fete. He read mine in class. I was encouraged and continued. I even wanted to write my memoirs at the age of ten. At twelve I wrote poetry, mostly about friendship - 'Ode to Friendship.' Then my class wanted to make a film, and one little boy suggested that I write the script. Eugene Ionesco Teacher
I wanted to write...
Quote: Gail Honeyman Kindness, Coffee I wanted to write about the transformative power of small acts of kindness. An old man falls in the street, you stop and make sure he's OK. Or even smaller acts than that, though - buying someone a cup of coffee, telling them their hair looks nice - sometimes you don't realise the transformative effect on people. I wanted to celebrate that. Gail Honeyman Kindness, Coffee
One Christmas I had...
Quote: June Diane Raphael Christmas One Christmas I had no money, and so I went home and just, like, wrote a poem; I mean, I didn't write them, but I just handed out poems as Christmas presents. Like, 'Here's a Pablo Neruda poem that really made me think of you.' June Diane Raphael Christmas