Chaim Potok – I think that to a…

I think that to a very great extent we are partners with the divine in…


“I think that to a very great extent we are partners with the divine in this enterprise called history. That is an ongoing relationship, and there is absolutely no guarantee that things will automatically work out to our best advantage.”
-Chaim Potok

Chaim Potok – A book is sent out…

A book is sent out into the world, and there is no way of fully…


“A book is sent out into the world, and there is no way of fully anticipating the responses it will elicit. Consider the responses called forth by the Bible, Homer, Shakespeare – let alone contemporary poetry or a modern novel.”
-Chaim Potok