"A photograph is complete when you can see in it traces of God's fingerprint."
— Abraham Menashe
American photographer, poet, born 1951

"A photographer is born like a priest is born, with a profound privilege to serve humanity–a commitment to give back, and shed light on the very precious gift of life."
— Abraham Menashe
American photographer, poet, born 1951

"A word of poetry dipped in light can stand against the darkness of a century."
— Abraham Menashe
American photographer, poet, born 1951

"All methods of meditation are nothing but methods to help you to remember that you are light."
— Abraham Menashe
American photographer, poet, born 1951

"Almost everyone I see is wearing angel wings not visible to them."
— Abraham Menashe
American photographer, poet, born 1951

"Almost nothing needs be said when you dip into the light."
— Abraham Menashe
American photographer, poet, born 1951

"America, can you put down that gun and still stand tall?"
— Abraham Menashe
American photographer, poet, born 1951

"And what do dreams know about boundaries?"
— Abraham Menashe
American photographer, poet, born 1951

"As a child, I was consumed with an obsessive curiosity about color, yet I spent the majority of my life photographing in black-and-white."
— Abraham Menashe
American photographer, poet, born 1951

"As a new day emerge from darkness, dawn's twilight colors of bronze, orange and yellow, streak the sky to remind us to be kind to one another."
— Abraham Menashe
American photographer, poet, born 1951

"As a photographer, I have two instincts, to delve into the dark to reveal the hidden light, and to show the hidden darkness within the light. I have a chance to do both."
— Abraham Menashe
American photographer, poet, born 1951

"As the light breaks in the horizon, go out my friend, go out and seek
 the Eternal I."
— Abraham Menashe
American photographer, poet, born 1951

"Beware of anyone who claims not to have a dark side."
— Abraham Menashe
American photographer, poet, born 1951

"By being grounded in the light, I contribute something to the next generation."
— Abraham Menashe
American photographer, poet, born 1951

"Dark is the prayer that invites light."
— Abraham Menashe
American photographer, poet, born 1951