Nelson Mandela Quotes
Your playing small does not serve the world. Who are you not to be great?
May your choices reflect your hopes, not your fears.
A Nation should not be judged by how it treats its highest citizens, but it’s lowest ones.
Sometimes it falls upon a generation to be great, you can be that generation
Courage is not the absence of fear – it s inspiring others to move beyond it.
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.
When the water starts boiling it is foolish to turn off the heat.
I am not a saint, unless you think of a saint as a sinner who keeps on trying.
It is not where you start but how high you aim that matters for success.
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.
One cannot be prepared for something while secretly believing it will not happen.
You will achieve more in this world through acts of mercy than you will through acts of retribution.
A winner is a dreamer who never gives up.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
Do not judge me by my successes, judge me by how many times I fell down and got back up again.
I am not an optimist, but a great believer of hope.
Nothing is black or white.
Freedom is indivisible; 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.
It always seems impossible until it’s done.
The brave man is not the one who has no fears, he is the one who triumphs over his fears.
When a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
Quitting is leading too.
Where you stand depends on where you sit.
Appearances matter – and remember to smile.
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
I am the captain of my soul.
In my country we go to prison first and then become President.
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.
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.
I am the master of my fate and the captain of my destiny.
Tread softly, Brathe peacefully, Laugh hysterically.
Live life as though nobody is watching, and express yourself as though everyone is listening.
As we let our own light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same.
I dream of an Africa which is in peace with itself.
We know too well that our freedom is incomplete without the freedom of the Palestinians.
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