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Nelson Mandela

Read through the most famous quotes from Nelson Mandela

When a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.

— Nelson Mandela

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Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.

— Nelson Mandela

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I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.

— Nelson Mandela

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A good head and good heart are always a formidable combination. But when you add to that a literate tongue or pen, then you have something very special.

— Nelson Mandela

#goodness #intelligence #kindness #scholarship #education

It always seems impossible until it's done.

— Nelson Mandela


For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.

— Nelson Mandela

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Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.

— Nelson Mandela

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There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.

— Nelson Mandela

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I am not a saint, unless you think of a saint as a sinner who keeps on trying.

— Nelson Mandela

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The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.

— Nelson Mandela


About Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela Quotes

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Getting on well with Pollsmoor's commanding officer Brigadier Munro Mandela was permitted to create a roof garden also reading voraciously and corresponding widely now permitted 52 letters a year. On 13 April 1992 Mandela publicly announced he was separating from Winnie moving to Houghton a white Johannesburg suburb while the ANC forced her to step down from the national executive. Mandela appeared at many; though a poor public speaker he was a popular figure with great status among black South Africans.

W. He is held in deep respect within South Africa as the "Father of the Nation" where he is often known under his Xhosa clan name of Madiba. Internationally Mandela was the Secretary-General of the Non-Aligned Movement from 1998 to 1999.

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