Leo Rosten Quote
“I learned that it is the weak who are cruel, and that gentleness is to be expected only from the strong.”
Captain Newman, M.D. (1961 edition)
Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsLeo Rosten
Born: April 11, 1908
Died: February 19, 1997 (aged 88)
Bio: Leo Calvin Rosten was born in Łódź, Russian Empire and died in New York City. He was a teacher and academic, but is best known as a humorist in the fields of scriptwriting, storywriting, journalism and Yiddish lexicography.