Tag Archive for Nelson Mandela

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

Money won’t create success, the freedom to make it will.
- Nelson Mandela

If the United States of America or Britain is having elections, they don’t ask for observers from Africa or from Asia. But when we have elections, they want observers.
- Nelson Mandela

A good leader can engage in a debate frankly and thoroughly, knowing that at the end he and the other side must be closer, and thus emerge stronger. You don’t have that idea when you are arrogant, superficial, and uninformed.
- Nelson Mandela

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

Never, never and never again shall it be that this beautiful land will again experience the oppression of one by another.
- Nelson Mandela

We must use time wisely and forever realize that the time is always ripe to do right.
- Nelson Mandela

In my country we go to prison first and then become President.
- Nelson Mandela

There can be no keener revelation of a society’s soul than the way in which it treats its children.
- Nelson Mandela

After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb.
- Nelson Mandela