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Top 30 Best and Famous Israeli Quotes

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So, what are the best Israeli quotes that encapsulate the essence, resilience, and diversity of this remarkable nation? Discover the true meaning of Israel through these profound expressions, ranging from the visionary words of its leaders to the poetic reflections of its literary figures. 




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Take a journey through the heart of Israel as we delve into a collection of the best Israeli quotes that encapsulate the essence, resilience, and diverse spirit of this extraordinary nation. From the profound visions of its founding leaders to the poetic expressions of its literary figures, each quote reflects the unique tapestry that is Israel. These words are not merely reflections; they are the echoes of a people who have forged a vibrant identity against the backdrop of history, adversity, and triumph. Join us on this exploration of wisdom, inspiration, and the rich mosaic of thoughts that define the best Israeli quotes.


1."The State of Israel is not just a place, but an idea, a dream, and a reality." - David Ben-Gurion, first Prime Minister of Israel.

2."Peace is not only the absence of war, but the presence of justice, security, and the hope for a better future." - Shimon Peres, former President of Israel.

3."Judaism has always been a spiritual, ethical, and cultural force, but it was never a political force until the rise of the Jewish state." - Abba Eban, former Foreign Minister of Israel.

4."The hope of Israel is to be a light unto the nations." - Menachem Begin, former Prime Minister of Israel.

5."There is no future for a people that denies its past." - Yitzhak Rabin, former Prime Minister of Israel.

6."Israel is a small country, but it is big on ideas and big on spirit." - Ariel Sharon, former Prime Minister of Israel.

7."The story of Israel is the story of a people that never gave up, that never lost hope, and that always believed in a better tomorrow." - Shlomo Avineri, Israeli political scientist.

8."Israel is not a perfect place, but it is a place where imperfect people can live perfect lives." - Natan Sharansky, former Deputy Prime Minister of Israel.

9."The history of Israel is a history of courage, of determination, and hope." - Moshe Dayan, former Defense Minister of Israel.

10."The future of Israel is the future of the Jewish people, and the future of the Jewish people is the future of the world." - Chaim Weizmann, first President of Israel.

11. "The land of Israel was the birthplace of the Jewish people." - Shimon Peres

12. "If you will it, it is no dream." - Theodor Herzl

13. "Jerusalem is the eye of Israel." - Yehuda Amichai

14. "The history of Israel is a story of a people whose response to suffering has been to move beyond it." - George W. Bush

15. "Israel is a land of stability and democracy in a region of tyranny and unrest." - Benjamin Netanyahu

16. "Israel is still the only country in the world against which there is a written document to the effect that it must disappear." - Menachem Begin

17. "In Israel, in order to be a realist you must believe in miracles." - David Ben-Gurion

18. "Israel is a vibrant democracy in a region plagued by dictatorship." - Michael Oren

19. "Israel is a mosaic of cultures, traditions, and people." - Michael Bloomberg

20. "Israel is a model for the world." - Mitt Romney

21. "In Israel, a land lacking in natural resources, we learned to appreciate our greatest national advantage: our minds." - Shimon Peres

22. "Israel is a thriving democracy in the heart of the Middle East." - Nikki Haley

23. "Israel is the only place on earth where Jews have the right to govern themselves." - Natan Sharansky

24. "Tel Aviv is the city that never sleeps, and it's the only city in Israel that doesn't." - Yossi Sarid

25. "Israel is a beacon of light in a troubled region." - John Boehner

26. "Jerusalem is more than a city; it represents what we are fighting for." - David Ben-Gurion

27. "In Israel, in order to be a realist, you must believe in miracles." - David Ben-Gurion

28. "Israel is a place where there are not a lot of natural resources, but there is a lot of brainpower." - Shimon Peres

29. "Tel Aviv is a city where the Mediterranean meets the Middle East." - Itzhak Rabin

30. "Israel is a land that embraces diversity and coexistence." - Reuven Rivlin



These quotes reflect the rich history, culture, and spirit of Israel, and they continue to inspire people around the world.


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