10 Inspiring Nelson Mandela Quotes on His 96th Birthday

Nelson Mandela International Day is a day that honors Madiba’s 67 years of serving humanity.

Nelson Mandela

The UN asks the world to honor the South African leader’s contributions to the world by spending 67 minutes helping others. Here are 10 inspiring Nelson Mandela quotes in honor of his 96th birthday:

  • “Money won’t create success, the freedom to make it will.”
  • “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 we can use to change the world.”
  • “A good head and a good heart are always a formidable combination.”
  • “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.”
  • “Let there be work, bread, water and salt for all.”
  • “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?”
  • “Let freedom reign. The sun never set on so glorious a human achievement.”
  • “If you want to make peace with your enemy, you have to work with your enemy. Then he becomes your partner.”
  • “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.”

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