Chaim Weizmann, fully Chaim Azirel Weizmann

Chaim
Weizmann, fully Chaim Azirel Weizmann
1874
1952

Zionist leader, President of the Zionist Organization, and the first President of the State of Israel

Author Quotes

The world is divided into two groups of nations - those that want to expel the Jews and those that do not want to receive them.

We may be sons of peddlers but we are the grandsons of prophets.

Monotheism, the supreme importance of perfectibility in this sad, sub-lunar world, the refusal to be bullied by superior force, the right to persist as a minority - these are the leading elements in the Jewish contribution to human progress.

To defy external forces, to rise above circumstances, is to proclaim the sovereignty of the human spirit.

Author Picture
First Name
Chaim
Last Name
Weizmann, fully Chaim Azirel Weizmann
Birth Date
1874
Death Date
1952
Bio

Zionist leader, President of the Zionist Organization, and the first President of the State of Israel