Concentration Camp Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 60 Concentration Camp Quotes

#1. As part of his life-saving therapy with suicidal patients and his own experience in a Nazi concentration camp, Frankl learned there are three things that give meaning to life: first, a project; second, a significant relationship; and third, a redemptive view of suffering. - Author: Jeff Goins
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#2. Guano-mo, huh? The neo-Nazi concentration camp - Author: Kenneth Eade
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#3. In every part of the world, wherever you begin by denying the fundamental liberties of mankind, and equality among people, you move toward the concentration camp system, and it is a road on which it is difficult to halt. - Author: Primo Levi
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#4. Our goal was Munich in Bavaria in southern Germany, the town where Hitler had gotten his start in a beer hall. But on the way, we made a stop to liberate the concentration camp at Dachau. - Author: Charles Brandt
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#5. The bar was manned, or should I say womanned by a skeletal heroin chic concentration camp survivor with an elaborate set of tattoos and an incredibly bizarre set of piercings. I swear, if women continue to insist on making their selves this unattractive I'm going to swear off sex permanently. - Author: Randall Moore
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#6. We heard that girls who had left to get married were being deported with their husbands. A girl who had a love affair with a French prisoner was sent to a concentration camp, and the Frenchman was executed. - Author: Edith Hahn Beer
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#7. I would like to live a little bit longer in this beautiful concentration camp. - Author: Imre Kertesz
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#8. I went to Our Lady of Mercy, parochial school and I started Fordham Prep, but that only lasted about a year and then I - to me, it was like going to some kind of concentration camp. I was not very happy. And I only went there because that's where my brother went, really. - Author: Robert Barry
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#9. An ethic gone wrong is an essential preliminary to the sweat shop or the concentration camp and the death march. - Author: Simon Blackburn
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#10. Even the best wall in the world deserves to be pulled down if it surrounds a concentration camp. - Author: George Orwell
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#11. Life is like a concentration camp ... you can't leave without dying. - Author: Woody Allen
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#12. Life is a concentration camp. You're stuck here and there's no way out and you can only rage impotently against your persecutors. - Author: Woody Allen
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#13. The military prison at Guantanamo was the equivalent of any concentration camp in Nazi Germany, the most shameful example of the cruel and complete abolition of all human rights by the Government, all in the name of the war on terrorism. - Author: Kenneth Eade
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#14. A golf course outside a big town serves an excellent purpose in that it segregates, as though a concentration camp, all the idle and idiot well-to-do. - Author: Osbert Sitwell
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#15. I am not allowed to be afraid. My mother made me like that. As a child, if I was afraid of the dark, she would lock me in the closet. Things like this. And she would talk about the time she spent in the concentration camp, but not about being afraid, only about the good side of it. - Author: Diane Von Furstenberg
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#16. You must claim America, she said. America will not give itself to you. If you do not claim America, if America is not in your heart, America will throw you into a concentration camp or a reservation or a plantation. - Author: Viet Thanh Nguyen
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#17. In the end, of the one thousand fifty-six who had left, in a body, from the Tiburtina station, a total of fifteen came back alive.
And of those dead, the luckiest were surely the first eight hundred and fifty. The gas chamber is the only seat of charity, in a concentration camp. - Author: Elsa Morante
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#18. Almost from childhood, she knew that a concentration camp was nothing exceptional or startling but something very basic, a given into which we are born and from which we can escape only with the greatest of efforts. - Author: Milan Kundera
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#19. I didn't equate a POW camp with a concentration camp. - Author: Larry Hovis
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#20. The United Nations is nothing but a trap-door to the Red World's immense concentration camp. We pretty much control the U.N. - Author: Harold Wallace Rosenthal
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#21. Each of us has his own inner concentration camp ... We must deal with, with forgiveness and patience-as full human beings, as we are and what we will become. - Author: Viktor E. Frankl
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#22. Much that is terrible we do not know. Much that is beautiful we shall still discover. Let's sail till we come to the edge. - Author: Thomas M. Disch
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#23. When the possessions and households of citizens are no longer honored by the acts, as well as the principles, of their government, then the concentration camp ceases to be one of the possibilities of human nature and becomes one of its likelihoods. - Author: Wendell Berry
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#24. Auschwitz was attacked and recovered by the Russian forces on January 27th, 1945. A very short time before that date Buchenwald had been reconquered. Buchenwald was the first concentration camp to be opened and exposed to the public eye. - Author: Javier Gomez Perez
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#25. You know, it set you at war with yourself. - Author: Elizabeth Wein
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#26. Acting school was summer camp, and I needed concentration camp. I had so many different ideas swirling between culture and how to tie things together. - Author: Ajay Naidu
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#27. When I was taken to the concentration camp of Auschwitz, a manuscript of mine ready for publication was confiscated. Certainly, my deep desire to write this manuscript anew helped me to survive the rigors of the camps I was in. - Author: Viktor E. Frankl
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#28. I do not believe in God; his existence has been disproved by Science. But in the concentration camp, I learned to believe in men. - Author: Jean-Paul Sartre
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#29. Every soul confined to a concentration camp of sin and guilt has a key to the gate. The adversary cannot hold them if they know how to use it. The key is labeled Repentance. - Author: Boyd K. Packer
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#30. After a war, after a concentration camp, I find it's not too difficult to be happy. - Author: Loudon Wainwright III
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#31. Auschwitz?! That is a name I had heard before. There is not much time for thinking. It had been raining here not so long ago. The asphalt of the wet, wide platform reflects the light of the high lighting-poles. The row of armed SS men competes in howling with their dogs they hold on leashes - Author: Azriel Feuerstein
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#32. We are all voluntary members of a concentration camp. - Author: Charles Bukowski
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#33. Berta, whose boyfriend had walked so far to see her, went out without her star and was immediately arrested and sent to a concentration camp. - Author: Edith Hahn Beer
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#34. The real evil of the Russian communist state is not communism. It is the secret police and the concentration camp. - Author: John Boyd Orr
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#35. Even Eichmann was sickened when he toured the concentration camps ... - Author: Stanley Milgram
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#36. It was officially known as Kwan-li-so Number 18. That meant Penal Labor Colony in Korean. It was a concentration camp. It was a gulag. It actually was hell, near the Taedong River in North Korea's P'yongan-namdo province. - Author: David Baldacci
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#37. Cancer is not a concentration camp, but it shares the quality of annihilation: it negates the possibility of life outside and beyond itself; it subsumes all living. - Author: Siddhartha Mukherjee
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#38. Viktor Frankl said the Concentration camp survivalist said no matter how much mental or physical abuse had been given nobody could cause him to think about anything he didn't want to think about - Author: Bob Proctor
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#39. most men in a concentration camp believed that the real opportunities of life had passed. Yet, in reality, there was an opportunity and a challenge. One - Author: Viktor E. Frankl
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#40. The only lesson I got pounded into me was about man's limitless capacity for vice - that and the fact that social distinctions vanish in a concentration camp. I once believed that man was different from other animals, but Yodok showed me that reality doesn't support this opinion. - Author: Kang Chol-Hwan
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#41. 'The Lucky One' features a young concentration camp survivor named Peter Rashkin - who's about the age my dad was when he started at CBS - working at the Oyster Bar, trying to acclimate to his new country and outrun the memories of the daily he left behind. - Author: Jenna Blum
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#42. the book Man's Search for Meaning by Viktor Frankl, he wrote about how he survived a Nazi concentration camp by creating a Why every day: a reason to live, to try - a reason not to give up. It would have been much easier to give up, Frankl noted, and most did. - Author: Robert J. Langone
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#43. My wish for you ... is that your skeptic-eclectic brain be flooded with the light of truth. - Author: Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
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#44. When a private talk over a bottle of wine is broadcast on the radio, what can it mean but that the world is turning into a concentration camp? - Author: Milan Kundera
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#45. Real hunger is when one man regards another man as something to eat. - Author: Tadeusz Borowski
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#46. Non-violent resistance activities cannot succeed against an enemy that is able freely to use violence. That's pretty obvious. You can't have non-violent resistance against the Nazis in a concentration camp, to take an extreme case ... - Author: Noam Chomsky
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#47. Fundamentally, therefore, any man can, even under such circumstances, decide what shall become of him - mentally and spiritually. He may retain his human dignity even in a concentration camp. - Author: Viktor E. Frankl
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#48. Julie would have died there. - Author: Elizabeth Wein
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#49. The vast majority of Jews killed in the Holocaust never saw a concentration camp. - Author: Timothy Snyder
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#50. If you only knew, all of you, how the camp remains in all our minds, and will until we die. - Author: Marceline Loridan-Ivens
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#51. Taran. We go down fighting. - Author: Elizabeth Wein
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#52. Cohen was on his knees taking a picture of a passing cloud, an unremarkable cirrus shaped as if it were sketched expressly for a meteorology textbook, its immortality assured only through the wild Polish luck of having passed the former concentration camp on the day of Cohen's visit. - Author: Gary Shteyngart
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#53. I flung my tongue round like a cat-o'-nine-tails so that my pleasant peaceful infant room became little less than a German concentration camp as I took out on the children what life should have got. - Author: Sylvia Ashton-Warner
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#54. For a moment David was tempted to think that perhaps there were no good people at all outside concentration camps, but then he reminded himself of the sailor and Angelo and the English people who might have been ignorant but were certainly not bad. - Author: Anne Holm
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#55. My giving birth was nothing when I think about all the people in Sri Lanka that have to give birth in a concentration camp. - Author: M.I.A.
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#56. Some days in the camp you prayed to live; some days you prayed to die quick. Some days you didn't bother praying, knowing there was no sense to anything. - Author: Allan Dare Pearce
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#57. It is the camp law: people going to their death must be deceived to the very end. - Author: Tadeusz Borowski
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#58. Life in a concentration camp tore open the human soul and exposed its depths. - Author: Viktor E. Frankl
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#59. The city, which should be the symbol and center of civilization, can also be made to function as a concentration camp. This is one of the significant discoveries of contemporary political science. - Author: Edward Abbey
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#60. We artists are indestructible; even in a prison, or in a concentration camp, I would be almighty in my own world of art, even if I had to paint my pictures with my wet tongue on the dusty floor of my cell. - Author: Pablo Picasso
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