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Yes, these above mentioned passionate words are said by a philanthropist, Nelson Mandela. Through his inspirational words, he always wished to develop a nation with a carefree mind. He wished to create a positive outlook in people and want them to become self-independent.
A South African anti-apartheid revolutionary, political leader, Nelson Mandela was born on 18th July 1918, in the village of Mvezo, in the Eastern Cape. His father Nkosi Mphakanyiswa Gadla Mandela, was the principal councilor to the Acting King of the Thembu people, Jongintaba Dalindyebo. And his mother was Nonqaphi Nosekeni.
At a very young age, he uses to hear stories of the way his ancestors’ valor during the wars of resistance, and from that time itself, he decided to support the struggle movement for freedom of his people.
He got an LLB degree from the University of South Africa.
He joined politics in 1942 & in 1944 he formed ANC Youth League (ANCYL). And in the same year, he married Evelyn Mase and was blessed with two sons Madiba Thembekile “Thembi” and Makgatho, and two daughters both called Makaziwe.
On 10th May 1994, he was inaugurated as South Africa’s first democratically elected President. In 1995, he founded Nelson Mandela Children’s Fund, the Nelson Mandela Foundation, and The Mandela Rhodes Foundation.
Nelson Mandela Quotes
“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”– Nelson Mandela
“Forgiveness liberates the soul. It removes fear. That is why it is such a powerful weapon.” — Nelson Mandela
“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
“I am not a saint unless you think of a saint as a sinner who keeps on trying.” – Nelson Mandela
“It is so easy to break down and destroy. The heroes are those who make peace and build.” – Nelson Mandela
“Once a person is determined to help themselves, there is nothing that can stop them.” – Nelson Mandela
“Safety and security don’t just happen, they are the result of collective consensus and public investment. We owe our children, the most vulnerable citizens …