Just as despair can come to one only from other human beings, hope, too, can be given to one only by other human beings.

What's the meaning of this quote?

Quote Meaning: The quote ponders upon the interconnectedness of human experiences and emotions. It underscores the immense impact our actions and attitudes can have on one another. Despair often arises from negative interactions with others - from betrayal, cruelty, or indifference. However, the flip side is that just as we have the power to inflict pain, we equally possess the ability to inspire hope. The simple act of a kind word, a supportive gesture, or a display of empathy can instill hope in someone grappling with despair. It's a reminder of our shared humanity and the responsibility that comes with it. It encourages us to choose our actions mindfully, bearing in mind that we hold within us the potential to either provoke despair or provide hope to others.

Who said the quote?

The quote "Just as despair can come to one only from other human beings, hope, too, can be given to one only by other human beings." was said by Elie Wiesel (Bio / Quotes). Elie Wiesel was a Romanian-born Jewish writer and Holocaust survivor who became an influential voice for human rights and social justice.

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