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The Jews have never been ashamed of being Jews,
by Rainer W. Fassbinder

The Jews have never been ashamed of being Jews,
whereas homosexuals have been stupid enough to be ashamed of their homosexuality.
- Rainer W. Fassbinder

And I don't believe that melodramatic feelings are laughable -
they should be taken absolutely seriously.
- Rainer W. Fassbinder

I'd like to be for cinema what Shakespeare was for theatre,
Marx for politics and Freud for psychology:
someone after whom nothing is as it used to be.
- Rainer W. Fassbinder

The more real things get, the more like myths they become.
- Rainer W. Fassbinder

 

Yes, actually ever since I saw his films and tried to write about them,
Sirk's been in everything I've done.
Not Sirk himself, but what I've learned from his work.
- Rainer W. Fassbinder

It isn't easy to accept that suffering can also be beautiful...
it's difficult.
It's something you can only understand if you dig deeply into yourself.
- Rainer W. Fassbinder

So certainly, if we can tell evil stories to make people sick,
we can also tell good myths that make them well.
- Rainer W. Fassbinder

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The best thing I can think of would be to create a
union between something as beautiful and powerful and
wonderful as Hollywood films and a criticism of the status quo.
That's my dream, to make such a German film.
- Rainer W. Fassbinder

There are righteous people working
in a whole rainbow of belief systems -
from Hasidic Jews to right-wing Bible Belters
to charismatic Catholics.
- Bono

An aged rabbi, crazed with liberalism,
once said to me, We Jews are just ordinary human beings.
Only a bit more so!
- Lionel Blue

The Jews are the enemy of National Socialism.
- Arthur Seyss-Inquart

God's love doesn't leave out Jews or Muslims or anyone.
- Dyan Cannon

A lot of black people believe that Jews in this country have become white.
They behave like white people rather than Jewish people.
- Toni Morrison

The Jews must realize that their influence in Germany
has disappeared for all time.
- Hjalmar Schacht

Jews are the intensive form of any nationality whose
language and customs they adopt.
- Emma Lazarus

What will ye then that I shall do unto him whom ye
call the King of the Jews?
- Pontius Pilate

Jews do not have to be Christians.
Christianity is an offshoot of Judaism,
but too utopian, too hopeful, too unrealistic a turn.
- Michael Novak

But I am convinced that those Jews who stand aside
today with a malicious smile and with their hands in
their trousers' pockets will also want to dwell in our beautiful home.
- Theodor Herzl

The victory will be only entirely and finally achieved
when the whole world is free of Jews.
- Julius Streicher

The notion that Jews are mythic creatures is well circulating in our culture.
- Steven T. Katz

The Jews had, as a matter of fact, long been all along
the most ingenious entrepreneurs.
It was only our own future that we had never built upon a business basis.
- Theodor Herzl

The diplomatic representatives of the United States
of America to other nations are almost entirely Jews.
- Julius Streicher

The Ten Commandments are the most visible symbol because
these commandments are recognized by Christians and
Jews alike as being the foundation of our system of public morality.
- Pat Robertson

I enjoy being Jewish, but I'm an atheist...
I hate fundamentalism in all its forms.
Jews, Catholics, Baptists, I think they are all potty
and capable of destroying the world.
- Warren Mitchell

Islam has shown two faces to the Jews,
one benevolent, one less so.
- Jack Schwartz

When the Jews speak of humanity, they mean only the totality of Jews.
- Julius Streicher

My purpose is to have American Jews look away from
the success story with which they've cheered themselves up,
and to have them remember the classical tradition,
whatever it is.
- Arthur Hertzberg

The metaphor of Exodus is one that has dogged the Jews from the outset.
Their very success attracts resentment.
- Jack Schwartz

Aside from rabid Islamists, no one who wishes to be
taken seriously can publicly say anything bad about
the old Jews of Europe without sounding like reactionary troglodytes.
- Jack Schwartz

My wife who is non-Jewish regrets it all the time that
I can say these terrible things about fellow Jews and she can't.
- Joseph Epstein

For your benefit, learn from our tragedy.
It is not a written law that the next victims must be Jews.
It can also be other people.
- Simon Wiesenthal

But the Jews will also be believers,
so you can say that all the saints,
both gentiles and Jews, will go into the millennial
kingdom and populate the earth.
- Tim LaHaye

I think Jews are the smartest people in the world.
- Rob Reiner

Jews are not part of a European ruling class imposed on helpless natives,
but are caught up in a tragedy in which two peoples
are struggling for the same piece of land.
- Jack Schwartz

Today the eyes of orthodox Jews of earth are fixed upon Palestine.
- Joseph Franklin Rutherford

It's not the Jews that killed Christ.
It was a political situation, and it was the Romans who killed Jesus.
They put Jesus on the cross, not the Jews.
- Monica Bellucci

Why don't Jews drink? It interferes with their suffering.
- Henny Youngman

Art thou the King of the Jews?
- Pontius Pilate

My mom always said that if the Protestants catch a
Catholic in their church,
they feed them to the Jews.
- Kate O'Brien

Some ticket buyers think they don't like Jews.
- Jack L. Warner

Jews don't care about ancient rivalries.
We worry about humidity in Miami.
- Evan Sayet

Russians call me German, Germans call me Russian,
Jews call me a Christian, Christians a Jew.
- Anton Rubinstein

As Jews, their families left Russia to escape the poverty and the antisemitism.
- Martin Lewis Perl

We Jews have a secret weapon in our struggle with the Arabs;
we have no place to go.
- Golda Meir

Jews have been in Egypt since Biblical times,
and Alexandria had once been, at least partially,
a Jewish city.
- Meir Kahane

Other people have a nationality.
The Irish and the Jews have a psychosis.
- Brendan Behan

Surely it is time for Jews, worried over the huge growth of Arabs in Israel,
to consider finishing the exchange of populations that began 35 years ago.
- Meir Kahane

America is totally under control of the Jews,
you know.
I mean, look what they're doing in Yugoslavia.
- Bobby Fischer

Anti-Semitism is the rumour about the Jews.
- Theodor Adorno

Spring and summer 1942 was probably the worst period
of internal terror in Slovakia.
It was also the time of mass deportation of Slovak
Jews to the extermination camps in Poland.
- Alexander Dubcek

Not only are Christians writing about Jesus,
but also Communists, Jews, atheists and agnostics are
taking up their pens to paint a portrait of Jesus.
- John Clayton

It was both Abraham's and the Jews' privilege also
that they should have this promise to all generations.
- Thomas Goodwin

The Bible is the great family chronicle of the Jews.
- Heinrich Heine

But we wish to give the Jews a Homeland.
Not by dragging them ruthlessly out of their sustaining soil,
but rather by removing them carefully,
roots and all, to a better terrain.
- Theodor Herzl

The land which the Society of Jews will have secured
by international law must naturally be privately owned.
- Theodor Herzl

Jesus said: "A man was going down from Jerusalem to Jericho,
when he fell into the hands of robbers.
They stripped him of his clothes, beat him
and went away, leaving him half dead.
A priest happened to be going down the same road,
and when he saw the man, he passed by on the other side.
So too, a Levite [religious leader],
when he came to the place and saw him,
passed by on the other side.
But a Samaritan [Samaritans and Jews generally disliked
and were suspicious of each other] came where the man was;
and when he saw him, he took pity on him.
He went to him and bandaged his wounds ... and ...
took him to an inn and took care of him. ...
Jesus [said] "Go and do likewise."
- Luke 10:25-37 (The Parable of the Good Samaritan)

Yes the Jews do many foul things and they distort our
foreign policy but not everything that goes bad can be blamed on the Jews.
- Tom Metzger

The Jews don't like Farrakhan, so they call me Hitler.
Well, that's a good name.
Hitler was a very great man.
- Louis Farrakhan

The data, however, do indicate that Christians who
see Jews through a 17th-century lens,
believing that most are thoroughly religious,
are thoroughly wrong.
- Marvin Olasky

Well, I play Jews and parrots.
Parrots are how I've branched out.
- Gilbert Gottfried

The poet laureate of England talked about murdering Jews on the West Bank.
- Steven T. Katz

When the civil rights battle was won,
all the Jews and hippies and artists were middle class
white people and all the blacks were still poor.
Materially, not much changed.
- Jonathan Lethem

I know I am not only the bad conscience of the Nazis.
I am also the bad conscience of the Jews.
Because what I have taken up as my duty was everybody's duty.
- Simon Wiesenthal

It is an open secret that Jews do not work,
but rather let others work for them.
- Julius Streicher

The Jews are trying to destroy all other cultures -
as a survival mechanism -
the only Nazi country in the world is Israel.
- David Duke

Jews were asked when life begins.
For them it's when they finally graduate medical school.
- Evan Sayet

It was the same in World War I, when Woodrow Wilson,
also a tool of the Jews, maneuvered it into the war.
- Julius Streicher

Will ye that I release unto you the King of the Jews?
- Pontius Pilate

Ours is a country built more on people than on territory.
The Jews will come from everywhere: from France,
from Russia, from America, from Yemen...
Their faith is their passport.
- David Ben-Gurion

The Jews are the living embodiment of the minority,
the constant reminder of what duties societies owe their minorities,
whoever they might be.
- Abba Eban

In this part of the world, Jews and Arabs will live together forever.
- Yitzhak Shamir


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