Scriptures & Quotes

Carol Matas, “Daniel’s Story”

We are alive. We are human, with good and bad in us. That's all we know for sure. We can't create a new species or a new world.

Anne Frank

“If we bear all this suffering and if there are still Jews left, when it is over, then Jews, instead of being doomed, will be held up as an example.”

Lili Gordon, Child Survivor (

“There are other ways of dealling with people besides killing them.”

John Boyne, The Boy in the Striped Pajamas

“What exactly was the difference? He wondered to himself. And who decided which people wore the striped pajamas and which people wore the uniforms?”

Genesis 12:3 NKJV

“I will bless those who bless you, And I will curse him who curses you; And in you all the families of the earth shall be blessed.”

Lili Gordon, Child Survivor (

" The Holocaust can happen again, really, really easily if you aren't educated."

Lili Gordon, Child Survivor (

"You have to study the Holocaust...Because every one of you, Jews and non-Jews, you're all a part of the history. You are the result."

Psalm 42:1-2 NKJV

“As the deer pants for the water brooks, so pants my soul for You, O God. My soul thirsts for God, for the living God. When shall I come and appear before God?”

Psalm 22:1 NLT

“My God, my God, why have you abandoned me? Why are you so far away when I groan for help?”