Isaac Bashevis Singer: Author Bio About and Best Quotes

Ten of My Favorite Isaac Bashevis Singer Quotes 

Isaac Bashevis Singer, a writer whom I am guessing you love? Here are our 10 best Isaac Bashevis Singer quotes for you to enjoy. At Australia Unwrapped we believe every book has at least one quotable line, and our mission is to find them all. Here you will find Isaac Bashevis Singer’s top 10 popular and famous quotes. Like every good writer Isaac Bashevis Singer made a number of memorable quotes, here are some of our favorites: 

About Isaac Bashevis Singer

Isaac Bashevis Singer was a Polish American writer of Jewish descent who wrote short stories. He was one of the leading figures in the Yiddish literary movement, winning the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1978.
In 1970, his memoir “A Day of Pleasure: Stories of a Boy Growing Up in Warsaw” won the U.S. National Book Award in Children’s Literature in 1970, while his collection “A Crown of Feathers and Other Stories” won the U.S. National Book Award in Fiction in 1974, as well as several other awards.

Born: November 21, 1902, Leoncin, Poland
Died: July 24, 1991
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy, Literature & Fiction, Science

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Popular Quotes

“Kindness, I’ve discovered, is everything in life.”
― Isaac Bashevis Singer

 “People often say that humans have always eaten animals, as if this is a justification for continuing the practice. According to this logic, we should not try to prevent people from murdering other people, since this has also been done since the earliest of times.”
― Isaac Bashevis Singer

“Every creator painfully experiences the chasm between his inner vision and its ultimate expression. The chasm is never completely bridged. We all have the conviction, perhaps illusory, that we have much more to say than appears on the paper.”
― Isaac Bashevis Singer

 “To be a vegetarian is to disagree – to disagree with the course of things today… starvation, cruelty – we must make a statement against these things. Vegetarianism is my statement. And I think it’s a strong one.”
― Isaac Bashevis Singer

 “In their behavior toward creatures, all men are Nazis. Human beings see oppression vividly when they’re the victims. Otherwise they victimize blindly and without a thought.”
― Isaac Bashevis Singer

 “I believe in God but people are liars. It’s those people who say they are appointed by God who I don’t believe in.”
― Isaac Bashevis Singer, The Collected Stories of Isaac Bashevis Singer

“Night is a time of rigor, but also of mercy. There are truths which one can see only when it’s dark”
― Isaac Bashevis Singer, Teibele And Her Demon

 “When I was a little boy, they called me a liar, but now that I am grown up, they call me a writer. ”
― Isaac Bashevis Singer

“I did not become a vegetarian for my health, I did it for the health of the chickens.”
― Isaac Bashevis Singer

“We have to believe in free-will. We’ve got no choice.”
― Isaac Bashevis Singer

10 Famous Quotes by Author Isaac Bashevis Singer

Quotes for all, here you found our selection of 10 Isaac Bashevis Singer quotes. Make sure you help by commenting your best Isaac Bashevis Singer quote below and sharing our favorite authors so we can look them up, read some of their works and give you the best quotes we can find. We hope you enjoyed our top 10 quotes by Isaac Bashevis Singer. However, feel free to comment below if you disagree or would like to include some other great and memorable Isaac Bashevis Singer quotes in our list. 

One Final Bonus – Isaac Bashevis Singer Quote 

“As often as Herman had witnessed the slaughter of animals and fish, he always had the same thought: in their behavior towards creatures, all men were Nazis. The smugness with which man could do with other species as he pleased exemplified the most extreme racist theories, the principle that might is right.”
― Isaac Bashevis Singer, Enemies: A Love Story

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