Simon Wiesenthal Quotes

- Notable Simon Wiesenthal Quotes Index -

Born: December 31, 1908, Buczacz, Galicia, Austria-Hungary [now Buchach, Ukraine]
Birth Country: Ukraine
Died: Vienna, Austria, September 20, 2005
Occupation: Organization founder

1.
For evil to flourish, it only requires good men to do nothing.
- Simon Wiesenthal

2.
Humour is the weapon of unarmed people: it helps people who are oppressed to smile at the situation that pains them.
- Simon Wiesenthal

3.
Technology without hatred can be a blessing. Technology with hatred is always a disaster.
- Simon Wiesenthal

4.
The combination of hatred and technology is the greatest danger threatening mankind.
- Simon Wiesenthal

5.
The history of man is the history of crimes, and history can repeat. So information is a defence. Through this we can build, we must build, a defence against repetition.
- Simon Wiesenthal

6.
The schools would fail through their silence, the Church through its forgiveness, and the home through the denial and silence of the parents. The new generation has to hear what the older generation refuses to tell it.
- Simon Wiesenthal

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