Quotes from the Memoir, Night, by Elie Wiesel

They are the quotes from the novel Night by Elie Wiesel.

Chapter 1

Chapter one Quotes

"You cannot understand. I was saved miraculously. I succeeded in coming back. Where did I get my strength? I wanted to return to Sighet to describe to you my death so that you might ready yourselves while there is still time. Life? I no longer care to live. I am alone. But I wanted to come back to warn you. Only no one is listening to me ..." (p. 7, Night, Wiesel Elie)

"The Red Army is advancing with Giant strides ... Hitler will not be able to harm us, even if he wants to ..." (p. 8, Night, Wiesel Elie)

"Yes, we even doubted his resolve to exterminate us." (p. 8, Night, Wiesel Elie)

"Anguish. German Soldiers - with their steel helmets and their death's-head emblem. Still, our first impressions of the Germans were rather reassuring." (p. 9, Night, Wiesel Elie)

"The race toward death had begun." (p. 10, Night, Wiesel Elie)

"I warned you," (p. 10, Night, Wiesel Elie)

"Night had fallen." (p. 18, Night, Wiesel Elie)

"Sleep peacefully, children. Nothing will happen until the day after tomorrow, Tuesday." (p. 18, Night, Wiesel Elie)

"That's was when I began to hate them, and my hatred remains our only link today. They were out first oppressors. They were the first faces of hell and death." (p. 18, Night, Wiesel Elie)

"We began to run. Who would have thought that we were so strong?" (p. 19, Night, Wiesel Elie)

"We sensed that we were gathered around the familial table for the last time." (p. 22, Night, Wiesel Elie)

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