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  • Brad Sherman
    Brad Sherman
    American politician 1954-
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    Circumcision is obligatory for Jewish-born males - it must be performed on the eighth day after birth and is only postponed in the case of threat to the life or health of the child. Muslim parents also circumcise their male children.
  • William B. Yeats
    William B. Yeats
    Irish poet 1865-1918
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    It is most important that we should keep in this country a certain leisured class. I am of the opinion of the ancient Jewish book which says ''there is no wisdom without leisure.''
  • Philip Roth
    Philip Roth
    American Novelist 1933-
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    A Jewish man with parents alive is a fifteen-year-old boy, and will remain a fifteen-year-old boy until they die!
  • Thomas Paine
    Thomas Paine
    English-born American political activist, philosopher, political theor 1737-1809
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    All national institutions of churches, whether Jewish, Christian or Turkish, appear to me no other than human inventions, set up to terrify and enslave mankind, and monopolize power and profit.
  • Antony Sher
    Antony Sher
    British actor 1949-
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    As a gay Jewish white South African, I belong to quite a lot of minority groups. You constantly have to question who you are, what you are and whether you have the courage to be who you are.
  • Ben Stein
    Ben Stein
    American professor, writer
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    As Beverly Hills becomes more Iranian-Jewish, it is becoming politically conservative.
  • Caroline Leavitt
    Caroline Leavitt
    American novelist
    Caroline Leavitt
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    By the time I was 5, I was already an outcast. It was the early 1960s, and I was part of the only Jewish family in a decidedly Christian suburb of Waltham, Mass.
  • Brad Feld
    Brad Feld
    American entrepreneur, and author
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    December used to be very difficult for me. For many years, I fought the transition to the new year, was generally exhausted at the end of the year, and just wanted to hide. I described myself as a 'cranky Jewish kid who felt left out by Christmas.'
  • Billy Graham
    Billy Graham
    American Evangelist 1918-
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    Every year during their High Holy Days, the Jewish community reminds us all of our need for repentance and forgiveness.
  • Benjamin Netanyahu
    Benjamin Netanyahu
    Israeli politician 2009-
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    First of all, Arafat is wrong. Jerusalem is Israel's capital, will never be divided, and will remain the capital of the State of Israel, the capital of the Jewish people, for ever and ever.
  • Barbara Walters
    Barbara Walters
    American journalist and author 1929-
    Barbara Walters
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    First of all, the Jewish religion has a great deal in common with the Christian religion because, as Rabbi Gillman points out in the show, Christianity is based on Judaism. Christ was Jewish.
  • Howard Nemerov
    Howard Nemerov
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    For a Jewish Puritan of the middle class, the novel is serious, the novel is work, the novel is conscientious application - why, the novel is practically the retail business all over again.
  • Bill McCartney
    Bill McCartney
    American football player and coach 1940-
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    For many years, our Messianic Jewish brothers and sisters have paid a great price. Other Jews have rejected them, and the Christian church would require they walk away from their traditions to fit into the Gentile culture. We must face these past wrongs.
  • Carole King
    Carole King
    American singer-songwriter 1942-
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    Had my grandparents not emigrated when they did, I might have been born Jewish in Eastern Europe during World War II, or I might not have been born at all. Instead, I was born in 1942 in New York City.
  • Thomas Paine
    Thomas Paine
    English-born American political activist, philosopher, political theor 1737-1809
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    I do not believe in the creed professed by the Jewish Church, by the Roman Church, by the Greek Church, by the Turkish Church, by the Protestant Church, nor by any church that I know of. My own mind is my own church.
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