Thou shalt not...?
"Thou shalt not be a victim. Thou shalt not be a perpetrator. Above all, thou shalt not be a bystander."
--- Holocaust Museum (Washington, DC)
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What are your thoughts on this quote?
- John CLv 61 decade agoFavorite Answer
I like it. to me its saying if you can you have a right and a duty to take action
- whitmerLv 44 years ago
Moses replaced right into a murdering warmonger no depend how the tale would desire to be glossed over. The "thou shalt no longer kill" commandment would have been written after those activities yet shouldn't he have commonplace that it replaced into an act of evil until eventually now it had to be put in writing?
- Ymmo the HeathenLv 71 decade ago
It's a nice quote, but it's just a quite and nothing more. Don't agree?
So what exactly have you done lately about the rebels in Sudan, about the children in Kosovo, about the victims of earthquake in Peru, about child labour in China...?..?
We're living in a blessed ignorance, because worrying about all the horrors that go on in this world would make a man insane in a fortnight...
- Anonymous1 decade ago
The third part presents great difficulties, doesn't it? Especially when your survival and the survival of your family come into play.
Contemplating that "commandment" stirs up some powerful thoughts.
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- jaantoo1Lv 61 decade ago
Why in the world did you put this under religion?
Peace and God bless from Texas <><
- LabGrrlLv 71 decade ago
I think it's a little too generous to the perpetrator.
- MeLv 61 decade ago
The start of world peace.
- 1 decade ago
the world would be a better place if everyone followed that quote
- ?Lv 51 decade ago
That there is no such thing as an innocent bystander.
- LouiseLv 61 decade ago
Maybe you should take more notice of " not be a perpetrator"?