Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela was born on the 18th of July, 1918, in Mvezo in
the Umtata district, capital of the Transkei, on the Eastern Cape of South
Published books by Nelson Mandela include "Forging a Democratic, Nonracial
South Africa", "Long Walk to Freedom. The Autobiography of Nelson
Mandela", and "The Struggle Is My Life."
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Nelson Mandela Quotes
- Sport has the
power to inspire and unite people. In Africa soccer enjoys great popularity
and has a particular place in the hearts of people.
- We must strive
for excellence in our hosting of the World Cup while at the same time
ensuring that the event leaves a lasting benefit to all our people.
- Amidst all of
the human progress made over the last century the world in which we
live remains one of great divisions, conflict, inequality, poverty and
- We, the people
of South Africa, the Preamble to our Constitution states, believe that
South Africa belongs to all who live in it, united in our diversity.
- My wish is that
South Africans never give up on the belief in goodness, that they cherish
that faith in human beings as a cornerstone of our democracy.
- We signal that
good can be achieved amongst human beings who are prepared to trust,
prepared to belief in the goodness of people.
- Our democracy must
bring its material fruits to all, particularly the poor, marginalised
- I am not a prophet
but a humble servant.
- The greatest glory
in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
- Dont address
their brains. Address their hearts.
- Sometimes it's
through putting up a brave front, you discover true courage. Sometimes
the front is your courage.
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People Born in the 1910's, Human
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