Abba Hillel Silver Quotes

Abba Hillel Silver (January 28, 1893 – November 28, 1963) was an American Rabbi and Zionist leader. He was a key figure in the mobilization of American support for the founding of the State of Israel

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Abba Hillel Silver


The Land of Israel will be small, but the people of Israel will make it great. Not

Abba Hillel Silver


Indifference to one's own faith is no proof of tolerance. Loyalty to one's own is part of a larger loyalty to faith generally.

Abba Hillel Silver


For the curse of Cain, the curse of being an outcast and a wanderer over the face of the earth has been removed...

Abba Hillel Silver


There is evil in the world, but it can be overcome through repentance ­and aspiration, and therein lies the true meaning and adventure of life.

Abba Hillel Silver