Thought for the Day – October 8th

Google Translation: “Mensen zullen altijd een goed voorbeeld te volgen; degene zijn die het goede voorbeeld geven, dan zal het niet lang meer duren voordat de anderen volgen”
(No verified dutch original yet found)
Frank, Anne. The Diary of Anne Frank. Netherlands: Maple Press, 2011.
(12 June 1942 – 1 August 1944)
Entry dated: 26 March 1944
SEE (English): http://books.google.com/books?id=tgnUAiIWBGAC
SEE (Dutch): http://books.google.com/books?id=J_UPAQAAIAAJ
FACEBOOK PAGE: https://www.facebook.com/annefrankhouse
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NOTE: Anne wrote the diary from 12 June 1942 to 1 August 1944. The hiding place was betrayed and they were discovered on 4 August 1944. Anne died in the Bergen-Belsen Concentration Camp (northern Germany) in early March 1945 from typhoid.
This quote comes from a particular essay within Frank’s larger diary. The essay has been entitled, “Give” and is good piece of writing.
“Give” essay: https://docs.google.com/open?id=0B5VQAqqxyJK6d1l6ZGZmYkk4TUE
Anne Frank: http://www.annefrank.org/
Jewish diaries: http://act.ushmm.org/content/diaries?source=20100908diaries&utm_medium=email&utm_source=ushmm&utm_campaign=20100908diaries
Bergen-Belsen Concentration Camp: http://isurvived.org/Bergen-Belsen_liberation.html
http://www.ushmm.org/wlc/en/article.php?ModuleId=10005224

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