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Famous Nelson Mandela Quotes on Education, Love, Peace and Life

Famous Nelson Mandela Quotes on Education, Freedom, Poverty, Love, Peace, Leadership, Fear, Forgiveness and Life. Nelson Mandela Motivational Quotes.

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“A winner is a dreamer who never gives up.”

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

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Do not judge me by my successes, judge me by how many times I fell down and got back up again.

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It always seems impossible until it’s done.

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I never lose. I either win or learn.

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There can be no greater gift than that of giving one’s time and energy to help others without expecting anything in return.

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You can start changing our world for the better daily, no matter how small the action.

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The greatest glory in living is not in falling, but in rising every time we fall.

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After climbing a great hill. One only finds that there are many more hills to climb.

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I am the master of my fate, I am the captain of my soul.

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“Forget the past.”

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Nelson Mandela Quotes on Education

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“It is through education that the daughter of a peasant can become a doctor, that the son of a mine worker can become the head of the mine.”― Nelson Mandela Famous Quotes on Education

Nelson Mandela Quotes on Education
Nelson Mandela Quotes on Education

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“Of course we desire education and we think it is a good thing, but you don’t have to have education in order to know that you want certain fundamental rights, you have got aspirations, you have got claims.” ― Nelson Mandela

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Famous Nelson Mandela Quotes

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“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” ― Nelson Mandela

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

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“Without education, your children can never really meet the challenges they will face. So it’s very important to give children education and explain that they should play a role for their country.” ― Nelson Mandela

“Without education, your children can never really meet the challenges they will face. So it’s very important to give children education and explain that they should play a role for their country.”

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“We can change the world and make it a better place. It is in your hands to make a difference.” ― Nelson Mandela

“We can change the world and make it a better place. It is in your hands to make a difference.”

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“People respond in accordance to how you treat them.” ― Nelson Mandela

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Nelson Mandela Quotes

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“We need to exert ourselves that much more, and break out of the vicious cycle of dependence imposed on us by the financially powerful: those in command of immense market power and those who dare to fashion the world in their own image.” ― Nelson Mandela

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“Action without vision is only passing time, vision without action is merely day dreaming, but vision with action can change the world.” ― Nelson Mandela

“Action without vision is only passing time, vision without action is merely day dreaming, but vision with action can change the world.”

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“Sometimes, it falls upon a generation to be great. You can be that great generation. Let your greatness blossom.” ― Nelson Mandela

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Quotes on Love

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“Give a child love, laughter and peace.” ― Nelson Mandela quotes on Love

Nelson Mandela Quotes on Love
Nelson Mandela Quotes on Love

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“People must learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love, for love comes more naturally to the human heart than its opposite.” ― Nelson Mandela

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“No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin, or his background, or his religion. People must learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love, for love comes more naturally to the human heart than its opposite. ” ― Nelson Mandela

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“And if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love.” ― Nelson Mandela

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Nelson Mandela Best Love Quotes

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“A good head and a good heart are always a formidable combination.” ― Nelson Mandela

“A good head and a good heart are always a formidable combination.”

Nelson Mandela Quotes on Leadership

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“You take the front line when there is danger. Then people will appreciate your leadership.” ― Nelson Mandela quotes on leadership

Nelson Mandela quotes on leadership
Nelson Mandela quotes on leadership

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“As a leader of a mass organization, one must listen to the people.” ― Nelson Mandela

“As a leader of a mass organization, one must listen to the people.”

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“Real leaders must be ready to sacrifice all for the freedom of their people.” ― Nelson Mandela

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Best Quotes on Leadership

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“I dream of the realization of the unity of Africa, whereby its leaders combine in their efforts to solve the problems of this continent.” ― Nelson Mandela

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Best Nelson Mandela Quotes

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“I have cherished the ideal of a democratic and free society in which all person live together in harmony and with equal opportunities. It is an ideal which I hope to live and to achieve. But if needs be, it is an ideal for which I am prepared to die.” ― Nelson Mandela quote on leadership

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“I dream of the realization of the unity of Africa, whereby its leaders combine in their efforts to solve the problems of this continent.” ― Nelson Mandela

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“There is nothing I fear more than waking up without a program that will help me bring a little happiness to those with no resources, those who are poor, illiterate, and ridden with terminal disease.” ― Nelson Mandela

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“Part of being optimistic is keeping one’s head pointed toward the sun, one’s feet moving forward.” ― Nelson Mandela

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Quotes on Freedom

23.

“While poverty persists, there is no true freedom.” ― Nelson Mandela quotes on freedom

“While poverty persists, there is no true freedom.”

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“There is no easy walk to freedom anywhere.” Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela Quotes on Freedom
Nelson Mandela Quotes on Freedom

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“I have walked that long road to freedom. I have tried not to falter; I have made missteps along the way. But I have discovered the secret that after climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb. I have taken a moment here to rest, to steal a view of the glorious vista that surrounds me, to look back on the distance I have come. But I can rest only for a moment, for with freedom come responsibilities, and I dare not linger, for my long walk is not yet ended.” ― Nelson Mandela

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“Our march to freedom is irreversible. We must not allow fear to stand in our way.” ― Nelson Mandela

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quotes on freedom

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“I have never cared very much for personal prizes. A person does not become a freedom fighter in the hope of winning awards.” ― Nelson Mandela

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“There is no such thing as part freedom.” ― Nelson Mandela

“There is no such thing as part freedom.”

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“For to be free is not merely to cast off ones chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.” ― Nelson Mandela

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Quotes about Freedom

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“It was during those long & lonely years that my hunger for the freedom of my people became a hunger for the freedom of all people.” ― Nelson Mandela quotes about freedom

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Nelson Mandela quotes about freedom

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“We do not want freedom without bread, nor do we want bread without freedom.” ― Nelson Mandela

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“A man who takes away another man’s freedom is a prisoner of hatred. He is locked behind the bars of prejudice and narrow-mindedness.” ― Nelson Mandela

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“Money won’t create success. The freedom to make it will.” ― Nelson Mandela

“Money won’t create success. The freedom to make it will.”

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“Since we have achieved our freedom, there can only be one division amongst us: between those who cherish democracy and those who do not” ― Nelson Mandela

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Nelson Mandela Quotes About freedom

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“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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“While poverty persists, there is no true freedom.” ― Nelson Mandela

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“As I walked out the door toward the gate that would lead to my freedom, I knew if I didn’t leave my bitterness and hatred behind, I’d still be in prison.” ― Nelson Mandela

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Nelson Mandela Quotes on Peace

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“We commit ourselves to the construction of a complete, just, and lasting peace.” ― Nelson Mandela quotes on peace

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Nelson Mandela quotes on peace

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“Courageous people do not fear forgiving, for the sake of peace.” ― Nelson Mandela

“Courageous people do not fear forgiving, for the sake of peace.”
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“Give a child love, laughter and peace.” ― Nelson Mandela

“Give a child love, laughter and peace.”

41.

“Let there be justice for all. Let there be peace for all. Let there be work, bread, water and salt for all.” ― Nelson Mandela

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“If you want to make peace with your enemy, you have to work with your enemy. Then he becomes your partner.” ― Nelson Mandela quote on peace

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Nelson Mandela quote on peace

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“Gone forever are the days when harsh and wicked laws provide the oppressors with years of peace and quiet.” ― Nelson Mandela

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Nelson Mandela Quotes on Poverty

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“Poverty is not an accident. Like slavery and apartheid, it is man-made and can be removed by the actions of human beings.” ― Nelson Mandela quotes on poverty

Nelson Mandela quotes on poverty
Nelson Mandela quotes on poverty

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“Overcoming poverty is not a gesture of charity, it is an act of justice.” ― Nelson Mandela

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46.

“While poverty persists, there is no true freedom.” ― Nelson Mandela

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“As long as poverty, injustice and gross inequality persist in our world, none of us can truly rest.” ― Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela Quotes on Poverty
Nelson Mandela Quotes on Poverty

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“Overcoming poverty is not a task of charity, it is an act of justice. Like slavery and Apartheid, poverty is not natural.” ― Nelson Mandela

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“If wealth is a magnet, then poverty is a kind of repellent. Yet poverty often brings out the true generosity in others.” ― Nelson Mandela

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Nelson Mandela Quotes on Fear

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“Every community in our country has a fundamental right to be free from fear.” ― Nelson Mandela quotes on fear

Nelson Mandela quotes on fear
Nelson Mandela quotes on fear

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“The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.” ― Nelson Mandela quotes on fear

Quotes on Fear
Quotes on Fear

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“As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.” ― Nelson Mandela

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“Our greatest fear is not that we are inadequate, but that we are powerful beyond measure.” ― Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela Quotes On Fear
Nelson Mandela Quotes On Fear

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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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“Forgiveness liberates the soul. It removes fear. That is why it is such a powerful weapon.” ― Nelson Mandela

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“May your choices reflect your hopes, not your fears.” ― Nelson Mandela

“May your choices reflect your hopes, not your fears.”

57.

“There is nothing I fear more than waking up without a program that will help me bring a little happiness to those with no resources, those who are poor, illiterate, and ridden with terminal disease.” ― Nelson Mandela

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58.

“Our march to freedom is irreversible. We must not allow fear to stand in our way.” ― Nelson Mandela

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Nelson Mandela Quotes on Life

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“The death of a human being, whatever may be his station in life, is always a sad and painful affair.” ― Nelson Mandela quotes on life

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“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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“Our people have the right to hope, the right to a future, the right to life itself.” ― Nelson Mandela

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“What counts in life is not the mere fact that we have lived. It is what difference we have made to the lives of others.” ― Nelson Mandela

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“I have spent all my life dreaming of a golden age in which all problems will be solved and our wildest hopes fulfilled.” ― Nelson Mandela

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64.

“Live life as though nobody is watching, and express yourself as though everyone is listening.” ― Nelson Mandela

“Live life as though nobody is watching, and express yourself as though everyone is listening.”

65.

“There is no passion to be found playing small – in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.” ― Nelson Mandela

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“What counts in life is not the mere fact that we have lived. It is what difference we have made to the lives of others that will determine the significance of the life we lead.” ― Nelson Mandela

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“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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Nelson Mandela Quotes on Forgiveness

68.

“If there are dreams about a beautiful South Africa, there are also roads that lead to their goal. Two of these roads could be named Goodness and Forgiveness.” ― Nelson Mandela quotes on forgiveness

Nelson Mandela Quotes on Forgiveness
Nelson Mandela Quotes on Forgiveness

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“When a deep injury is done to us, we never heal until we forgive.” ― Nelson Mandela

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Best Nelson Mandela Quotes on Forgiveness

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“Forgiveness liberates the soul. It removes fear. That is why it is such a powerful weapon.” ― Nelson Mandela

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Nelson Mandela Motivational Quotes

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“We must strive to be moved by a generosity of spirit that will enable us to outgrow the hatred and conflicts of the past.” ― Nelson Mandela

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“Human beings have got the ability to adjust to anything.” ― Nelson Mandela motivational quotes

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Nelson Mandela Motivational Quotes

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“One of the things I learnt when I was negotiating was that until I changed myself, I could not change others.” ― Nelson Mandela

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“There is no passion to be found playing small – in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.” ― Nelson Mandela

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Famous Nelson Mandela Motivational Quotes

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“You take the front line when there is danger. Then people will appreciate your leadership.” ― Nelson Mandela motivational quotes

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“No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin, or his background, or his religion.” ― Nelson Mandela

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“Courage is 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.” ― Best Motivational Quotes of Nelson Mandela

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“A winner is a dreamer who never gives up.” ― My Favorite Nelson Mandela motivational quotes

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“It is in your hands, to make a better world for all who live in it.” ― Nelson Mandela

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“Greed and power has turned brother against brother.” ― Nelson Mandela

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81.

“If you want to make peace with your enemy, you have to work with your enemy. Then he becomes your partner.” ― Nelson Mandela

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“Together we must set out to correct the defects of the past.” ― Nelson Mandela

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83.

“A good head and a good heart are always a formidable combination.” ― Nelson Mandela

“A good head and a good heart are always a formidable combination.”

84.

“In my country we go to prison first and then become President.” ― Nelson Mandela

“In my country we go to prison first and then become President.”

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“Extremists on all sides thrive, fed by the blood lust of centuries gone by” ― Nelson Mandela

“Extremists on all sides thrive, fed by the blood lust of centuries gone by”

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“The chains on any one of my people were the chains on all of them. The chains on all of my people were the chains on me.” ― Nelson Mandela

“The chains on any one of my people were the chains on all of them. The chains on all of my people were the chains on me.”

87.

“Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.” ― Nelson Mandela

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

88.

“I detest racialism because I regard it as a barbaric thing, whether it comes from a black man or a white man.” ― Nelson Mandela

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“There were many dark moments when my faith in humanity was sorely tested, but I would not and could not give myself up to despair.” ― Nelson Mandela

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90.

“One cannot be prepared for something while secretly believing it will not happen.” ― Nelson Mandela

“One cannot be prepared for something while secretly believing it will not happen.”

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“You may succeed in delaying, but never in preventing the transition of South Africa to a democracy.” ― Nelson Mandela

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“The habit of attending to small things and of appreciating small courtesies is one of the important marks of a good person.” ― Nelson Mandela quotes

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93.

“It is what we make out of what we have, not what we are given, that separates one person from another.” ― Nelson Mandela

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94.

“A man is never more truthful than when he acknowledges himself a liar.” ― Nelson Mandela

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95.

“I am fundamentally an optimist. Whether that comes from nature or nurture, I cannot say.” ― Nelson Mandela

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“It always seems impossible until its done.” ― Best Nelson Mandela quotes

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97.

“You will achieve more in this world through acts of mercy than you will through acts of retribution.” ― Nelson Mandela

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98.

“Only free men can negotiate. Prisoners cannot enter into contracts.” ― Nelson Mandela

“Only free men can negotiate. Prisoners cannot enter into contracts.”

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“Difficulties break some men but make others. No axe is sharp enough to cut the soul of a sinner who keeps on trying.” ― Nelson Mandela best quotes

“Difficulties break some men but make others. No axe is sharp enough to cut the soul of a sinner who keeps on trying.”

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“After climbing a great hill, one only finds that the are many more hills to climb.” ― Nelson Mandela

“After climbing a great hill, one only finds that the are many more hills to climb.”

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“I have a special attachment to the people who befriended me during times of distress.” ― Nelson Mandela

“I have a special attachment to the people who befriended me during times of distress.”

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“We must use time wisely and forever realize that the time is always ripe to do right.”

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“Significant progress is always possible if we ourselves try to plan every detail of our lives and actions.”

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“I have a special attachment to the people who befriended me during times of distress.”

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“To go to prison because of your convictions and be prepared to suffer for what you believe in, is something worthwhile.”

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“I was made, by the law, a criminal, not because of what I had done, but because of what I stood for.”

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“It is an achievement for a man to do his duty on Earth irrespective of the consequences.”

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“If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart.”

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

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“When the water starts boiling it is foolish to turn off the heat.”

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“We too will die but that which we collectively contribute to our national cultural identity will live forever beyond us.”

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“One of the most difficult things is not to change society — but to change yourself.

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Everyone can rise above their circumstances and achieve success if they are dedicated to and passionate about what they do.

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