These touching compilation of Jewish quotes are full of wit and wisdom. For more on famous Jewish quotations and sayings, read on.

Jewish Quotes

Albert Einstein, Emma Lazarus, Gold Meir and Bob Dylan are some of the most celebrated Jewish people that the world has ever witnessed. Jewish ancestry can be traced back to Biblical patriarchs Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob. This community has a very gripping history of its own. The origins of Jews can be traced back to the Judah tribes of Israel. The name ‘Jew’ was derived from ‘yehudi’, which in Hebrew means "Hebrew, the language of the kingdom of Judah’.  Members of this community have been subjected to expulsions, harsh persecutions and unjust discrimination several times. However, the most horrific episode of torture was the ‘holocaust’ in Europe, during the regime of Adolf Hitler.

He was always rational about hating Jews, as he was perceptual about the fact that they would impure the breed of the germans. After rising to power, the German Chancellor left no stone unturned to wipe out the Jewish community. The nazi forces destroyed the shops belonging to Jews and threw them out of their jobs and then passed a new law snatching of their citizenship as Germans. During the Second World War, Hitler had set up several concentration camps in Poland and burnt the Jews in gas chambers. To know more about the Jews, go through these famous Jewish quotations and sayings.

That the Jews assumed a right exclusively to the benefits of God will be a lasting witness against them and the same will it be against Christians.

- William Blake

Worse than the Jews.

- Osama bin Laden

Above all, this country is our own. Nobody has to get up in the morning and worry what his neighbors think of him. Being a Jew is no problem here.

- Golda Meir

We are here to condemn the Palestinian occupation of the territories, but also to condemn the recent racist attack in France, against both Jews and Arabs.

- Jean Claude

A Jewish woman had two chickens. One got sick, so the woman made chicken soup out of the other one to help the sick one get well.

- Henny Youngman

I grew up Jewish, became an atheist and a Marxist, and 28 years ago, at age 26, became a Christian.

- Marvin Olasky

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

Roses are reddish/ Violets are bluish/ If it weren't for Christmas/ We'd all be Jewish.

- Benny Hill

My grandmother was a Jewish juggler: she used to worry about six things at once.

- Richard Lewis

I marvel at the resilience of the Jewish people. Their best characteristic is their desire to remember. No other people has such an obsession with memory.

- Elie Wiesel

It's not only a Jewish message but a universal message of hope in the face of tyranny and darkness.

- Anonymous

And the Jews' Passover was at hand, and Jesus went up to Jerusalem.

- Anonymous

And the Jews passover was nigh at hand: and many went out of the country up to Jerusalem before the passover, to purify themselves.

- Anonymous

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