Nelson Mandela was a South African anti-apartheid activist and politician who served as the first president of South Africa from 1994 to 1999. Here are some Famous Nelson Mandela Quotes. Hope everyone will enjoy these quotes.
1: It is in your hands to create a better world for all who live in it.
2: There can be no greater gift than that of giving one’s time and energy to help others without expecting anything in return…
3: You can never have an impact on society if you have not changed yourself.
4: Do not judge me by my success, judge me by how many times I fell down and got back up again.
5: I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.
6: It only seems impossible until it’s done.”
7: “It only seems impossible until it’s done.
8: “Fools multiply when wise men are silent.
9: “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
10: “It is not where you start but how high you aim that matters for success.”
11: “Living isn’t just about doing for yourself, but what you do for others as well.”
12: “We can change the world and make it a better place. It is in your hands to make a difference.
13: “If you want the cooperation of humans around you, you must make them feel they are important, and you do that by being genuine and humble.”
14: “A winner is a dreamer who never gives up”
15: “May your choices reflect your hopes, not your fears.”
16: “Sometimes it falls upon a generation to be great. You can be that generation.”
17: “Racism must be opposed by all means that humanity has at its disposal.”
18: “As long as poverty, injustice, [and] gross inequality persist in our world, none of us can truly rest.“
19: “It always seems impossible until it’s done.“
20: “Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.”
In 1991, Nelson became President of the ANC and worked with FW de Klerk to bring an end to apartheid in a harmonious way, and introduce equal rights for everyone.
Mandela was an anti-apartheid revolutionary and political leader, as well as a philanthropist with an abiding love for children.
He was widely accepted as the most significant black leader in South Africa and became a potent symbol of resistance as the anti-apartheid movement gathered strength.
“Do not judge me by my successes; judge me by how many times I fell down and got back up again.
His first job in 1941 was as a security guard on a gold mine and then as a legal clerk in the law firm Witkin.