Nelson Mandela

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

– Nelson Mandela

Whatever position I occupied, it was the result of colleagues – of my comrades in the movement – who had decided in their wisdom to use me for the purpose of focusing the attention of the country and the international community on me.

– Nelson Mandela

When I came to Johannesburg from the countryside, I knew nobody, but many strangers were very kind to me. I then was dragged into politics, and then, subsequently, I became a lawyer.

– Nelson Mandela

β€œIt always seems impossible until its done.”

– Nelson Mandela

Impossible

Our single most important challenge is therefore to help establish a social order in which the freedom of the individual will truly mean the freedom of the individual.
– Nelson Mandela

Even if you have a terminal disease, you don’t have to sit down and mope. Enjoy life and challenge the illness that you have.
– Nelson Mandela

To deny people their human rights is to challenge their very humanity.
– Nelson Mandela

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