Isaac Bashevis Singer Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Isaac Bashevis Singer quotes, Isaac Bashevis Singer sayings, and Isaac Bashevis Singer proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Kindness, I've discovered, is everything in life. Isaac Bashevis Singer
When you betray somebody else, you also betray yourself. 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
When you betray somebody else, you also betray yourself. Isaac Bashevis Singer
When you betray somebody else, you also betray yourself. Isaac Bashevis Singer
If you keep saying things are going to be bad, you have a chance of being a prophet. Isaac Bashevis Singer
When you betray somebody else, you also betray yourself. Isaac Bashevis Singer
Night is a time of rigor, but also of mercy. Isaac Bashevis Singer
I did not become a vegetarian for my health, I did it for the health of the chickens. Isaac Bashevis Singer
A Marxist has never written a good novel. Isaac Bashevis Singer
Man is a disgusting thing. If you beat him he starts to scream, but if it is the other one who is beaten, then he constructs a theory. Isaac Bashevis Singer
In many ways, astrology, numerology and palmistry are corruptions of the occult because they have attempted to make a practice out of something that is essentially imaginative. Isaac Bashevis Singer
Our knowledge is a little island in a great ocean of nonknowledge. Isaac Bashevis Singer
There is great treasure there behind our skull and this is true about all of us. This little treasure has great great powers and I would say we only have learnt a very very small part of what it can do. Isaac Bashevis Singer
When I was a young boy, they called me a liar. Now that I'm grown up, they call me a writer. Isaac Bashevis Singer
The second half of the 20th Century is a complete flop. Isaac Bashevis Singer
If you keep on saying things are going to be bad, you have a good chance of becoming a prophet. Isaac Bashevis Singer
As long as people will shed the blood of innocent creatures there can be no peace, no liberty, no harmony between people. Slaughter and justice cannot dwell together. Isaac Bashevis Singer
There will be no justice as long as man will stand with a knife or with a gun and destroy those who are weaker than he is. Isaac Bashevis Singer
Doubt is part of all religion. All the religions thinkers were doubters. Isaac Bashevis Singer
Our knowledge is a little island in a great ocean of nonknowledge. Isaac Bashevis Singer