Israel Zangwill Quotes (3 quotations)

1. A man likes his wife to be just clever enough to comprehend his cleverness, and just stupid enough to admire it. - Israel Zangwill

2. The Past: Our cradle, not our prison; there is danger as well as appeal in its glamour. The past is for inspiration, not imitation, for continuation, not repetition. - Israel Zangwill

3. You, the Spirit of the Settlement!... Not understand that America is God's crucible, the great melting-pot where all the races of Europe are melting and re-forming! Here, you stand, good folk, think I, when I see them at Ellis Island, here you stand in your fifty groups, with your fifty languages and histories, and your fifty blood hatreds and rivalries... - Israel Zangwill

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