Nelson Mandela

Quotations

Sometimes it falls upon a generation to be great. You can be that great generation.

Speech in London's Trafalgar Square

Like slavery and apartheid, poverty is not natural. It is man-made and it can be overcome and eradicated by the actions of human beings.

Speech in London's Trafalgar Square

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.

There is nothing like returing to a place that remains unchanged to find how you yourself have altered.

Only free men can negotiate; prisoners cannot enter into contracts. Your freedom and mine cannot be separated.