Quotation by Elie Wiesel

That is my major preoccupation—memory, the kingdom of memory. I want to protect and enrich that kingdom, glorify that kingdom and serve it.
Elie Wiesel (b. 1928), Rumanian–born U.S. writer. Interview in Writers at Work, Eighth Series, ed. George Plimpton (1988).

"God" Wiesel added, "from the religious point of view is part of that kingdom."
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