„In Jewish history there are no coincidences.“

Interview in the BU Bridge (5 November 2004) http://www.bu.edu/bridge/archive/2004/11-05/wiesel.html
Variante: There are only encounters in history. There are no accidents.

Obtido da Wikiquote. Última atualização 3 de Junho de 2021. História
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Elie Wiesel3
1928 - 2016

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