Images for Reflection

QUOTATIONS (for reflection)

"Whoever has succumbed to torture can no longer feel at home in the world. The shame of destruction cannot be erased"... Jean Amery

"Facing people I meet, I wonder, Would he have helped me walk, that one? Would he have given me a little bit of his water? I examine all the people I see.... Those about whom I know from the very first glance that they would have helped me walk are so few"... Charlotte Delbo

"Everything can be taken from a man but one thing, the last of the human freedoms - to choose one's attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one's own way"... Viktor Frankl

"Moni wrapped his hands around his midriff. He could feel the fingertips of both hands meet. 'I'm strong, Papa,' he wept. 'I'll hold out, Papa. I will"... Atrocity by Ka-Tzetnik 135633

"What have I in common with Jews? I have hardly anything in common with myself and should stand very quietly in a corner, content that I can breath"... Franz Kafka

"The true way leads along a tight-rope, which is not stretched aloft but just above the ground. It seems designed more to trip than to be walked along"... Franz Kafka

"If you want to live, you are condemned to hope"... Filip Muller

"Being in a postion to know and nevertheless shunning knowledge creates direct responsibility for the consequences"... Albert Speer

"There were times when we wondered whether we would ever be happy again, or whether Auschwitz, scene of so much death, was immortal and would live in our minds until we, too, died - and then live on to haunt those who understood"... Rudolf Vrba