Jewish quotes about the holocaust
Holocaust Quotes (477 quotes)
Holocaust denial is said to be at the heart of these kind of atrocities, according to the Holocaust Memorial Day Trust , so remembering these horrendous events is essential. The sad and horrible conclusion is that no one cared that Jews were being murdered… This is the Jewish lesson of the Holocaust and this is the lesson which Auschwitz taught us — Ariel Sharon. The Holocaust illustrates the consequences of prejudice, racism and stereotyping on a society. To me, the Holocaust stands alone as the most horrible human event in modern civilisation — Robert Shapiro. People are feeling and sensing a return of anti-Semitism — even in Europe, which, 70 years after the Holocaust, is a very scary thing. When the Holocaust happened, I was 15 years old.
It was an act of desperation. We aspired to only one thing: to sell our lives for the highest possible price. What have you allowed to be perpetrated against a defenseless people while you stood aside and let it bleed to death, without offering help or succour, without calling on the fiends to stop, in the language of retribution which alone they would understand. Why do you profane our pain and wrath with empty expressions of sympathy which ring like a mockery in the ears of millions of the damned in the torture house of Nazi Europe? Why have you not even supplied arms to our ghetto rebels, as you have done for the partisans and underground fighters of other nations?
It must take care to keep it pure. It must declare the child to be the most precious treasure of the people. It must see to it that only the healthy beget children. The state must act as the guardian of a millennial future in the face of which the wishes and the selfishness of the individual must appear as nothing. It must put the most modern medical means in the service of this knowledge.
International Holocaust Remembrance Day
Sign in with Facebook Sign in options., The Holocaust , derived from the Greek holokaustos or fire sacrifice , also known as the Shoah , was a genocide in which approximately seventeen million people, including six million Jews , were killed by the German military, under the command of Adolf Hitler , and its local collaborators.