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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

It is better to lead from behind and to put others in front, especially when you celebrate victory when nice things occur. You take the front line when there is danger. Then people will appreciate your leadership.
- Nelson Mandela

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.
- Nelson Mandela

A good head and a good heart are always a formidable combination.
- Nelson Mandela

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

I like friends who have independent minds because they tend to make you see problems from all angles.
- Nelson Mandela

If I had my time over I would do the same again. So would any man who dares call himself a man.
- Nelson Mandela

It always seems impossible until it’s done.
- Nelson Mandela

Difficulties break some men but make others. No axe is sharp enough to cut the soul of a sinner who keeps on trying, one armed with the hope that he will rise even in the end.
- Nelson Mandela