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Starting to improve the world

How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.
— Anne Frank, Diarist and Holocaust victim

Inspiring quote from US Holocaust Memorial Museum...

Fighting intolerance together

Together we must fight...the evils of indifference, ignorance, injustice, and intolerance.
— Charlene Schiff, Holocaust survivor

Quote from the US Holocaust Memorial Museum's website.

"Silence is never the answer..."

...silence is never the answer...the opposite of love is not hatred, but indifference.
— Elie Wiesel, Holocaust survivor and Nobel Peace Prize recipient

A quote from the greatly missed Elie Wiesel. Wisdom to be remembered by...

You've got to deal with it. . .

You must take history with its beauty and you must take it with its degradation. You’ve got to deal with it for us to be whole human beings and to make a difference.
— Leon Bass, World War ll veteran and educator

Another inspiring quote from the US Holocaust Memorial Museum website. 

"We're all the same people."

No matter where you live, where you come from, what language you speak, or what religion that you subscribe to...we’re all the same people.
— Ray Allen, professional basketball player

Another quote that really resonated for me, from the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum's site