Theodor Herzl Quote
“In reference to the area of the Jewish state: From the Brook of Egypt to the Euphrates.”
As quoted in Complete Diaries by Theodor Herzl, Volume II, page 711.
“Realists are, as a rule, only men in the rut of routine who are incapable of transcending a narrow circle of antiquated notions.”
Der Judenstaat (1896)
Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsTheodor Herzl
Born: May 2, 1860
Died: July 3, 1904 (aged 44)
Occupation: Journalist, playwright, writer
Bio: Theodor Herzl, born Benjamin Ze’ev Herzl was a Jewish Austro-Hungarian journalist and the father of modern political Zionism and in effect the State of Israel.
Quote of the day
“Genius is, to be sure, not a matter of arbitrariness, but rather of freedom, just as wit, love, and faith, which once shall become arts and disciplines. We should demand genius from everybody, without, however, expecting it.”