Tag Archive > South Africa

06
Dec

Celebrating the Life of Nelson Mandela

In General

‘It is what we make out of what we have, not what we are given, that separates one person from another’. These were Nelson Mandela’s words in his 1995 book, Long Walk to Freedom and it is indeed what he made out of what he had that separated this great man from others.

I won’t speak for long, as Nelson Mandela’s actions; such as overturning the apartheid, his good nature, compassion and philanthropy, all speak for themselves. What can we learn from the life of Mandela? We learn the importance of courage, that nothing is impossible, and that we, as … Read the rest

Continue reading...

Tags: ,