Incredibly Inspirational Quotates By Nelson Mandela

Incredibly Inspirational Quotes By Nelson Mandela

Incredibly Inspirational Quotates By Nelson Mandela
Incredibly Inspirational Quotates By Nelson Mandela

By Anubhav Srivastava ( Register for his Workshop – Build Super Confidence For Super Success!)

This article has some incredible inspirational quotes by Nelson Mandela. Nelson Mandela was one of the greatest souls of our era. An Anti- Apartheid Revolutionary and Freedom fighter, he spent over 27 years in Prison for his fight to end Apartheid or Racial Segregation in South Africa. Looked up to as a great role model for his massive commitment to the upliftment of his society, Mandela eventually became the president of South Africa.

Take a look at some of the most brilliant inspirational quotes from this great leader


Everyone can rise above their circumstances and achieve success if they are dedicated to and passionate about what they do.


I am fundamentally an optimist. Whether that comes from nature or nurture, I cannot say. Part of being optimistic is keeping one’s head pointed toward the sun, one’s feet moving forward. There were many dark moments when my faith in humanity was sorely tested, but I would not and could not give myself up to despair. That way lays defeat and death.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.


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


When a man has done what he considers to be his duty to his people and his country, he can rest in peace.


Real leaders must be ready to sacrifice all for the freedom of their people.


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.


For to be free is not merely to cast off one’s chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.


Do not judge me by my successes, judge me by how many times I fell down and got back up again.


There is no easy walk to freedom anywhere, and many of us will have to pass through the valley of the shadow of death again and again before we reach the mountaintop of our desires.


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.


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


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


Man’s goodness is a flame that can be hidden but never extinguished


Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.


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


A good head and a good heart are always a formidable combination.


When people are determined they can overcome anything.


If you want to make peace with your enemy, you have to work with your enemy. Then he becomes your partner.


When the water starts boiling it is foolish to turn off the heat.


Does anybody really think that they didn’t get what they had because they didn’t have the talent or the strength or the endurance or the commitment?”


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.


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


Even if you have a terminal disease, you don’t have to sit down and mope. Enjoy life and challenge the illness that you have.


There are times when a leader must move out ahead of the flock, go off in a new direction, confident that he is leading his people the right way.


Nonviolence is a good policy when the conditions permit.

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