"Bridge the chasm, use tolerance and compassion, be inclusive not exclusive, build dignity and pride, encourage freedom of expression to create a civil society for unity and peace." ~ Nelson Mandela during the Opening of the Cultural Development Congress at the Civic Theatre, Johannesburg, South Africa, 25 April 1993 #LivingTheLegacy #MadibaRemembered

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On this day, 20 January 1962 Nelson Mandela and Joe Matthews met with John Mwankangale MP, a member of the Tanganyika African Union
This afternoon Head of Facebook Africa, Nunu Ntshingila & colleagues spent time exploring Nelson Mandela's archive and viewing the Foundation's various exhibitions
"I didn’t want to be presented in a way that omits the dark spots in my life." ~ Nelson Mandela from a conversation with Richard Stengel, 16 March 1993 #LivingTheLegacy #MadibaRemembered

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Dr Rama Naidoo asks us, “what is your commitment to writing a new story for all South Africans?”

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"It is so easy to break down and destroy. The heroes are those who make peace and build." ~ Nelson Mandela during the 6th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture, Walter Sisulu Square, Kliptown, Soweto, South Africa, 12 July 2008 #LivingTheLegacy #MadibaRemembered

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On this day, 19 January 1962 Nelson Mandela and Joe Matthews flew to Mbeya in Tanzania
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"Take it upon yourself where you live to make people around you joyful and full of hope." ~ Nelson Mandela speaking at the Opening of the Zola Clinic, Soweto, South Africa, 7 March 2002 #LivingTheLegacy #MadibaRemembered

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We all have the ability & the responsibility to change the world for the better. How are you making a difference? #Service #Humanity #Ubuntu

"The habit of attending to small things and of appreciating small courtesies is one of the important marks of a good person." ~ Nelson Mandela from a letter to Zenani Mandela, written on Robben Island, 25 March 1979 #LivingTheLegacy #MadibaRemembered

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Have your voice heard, share your thoughts now on how we resolve the education crisis in South Africa #ProjectRise

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"If you have an objective in life, then you want to concentrate on that and not engage in infighting with your enemies. You want to create an atmosphere where you can move everybody towards the goal you have set for yourself – as well as the collective for which you work." ~ Nelson Mandela from an interview with John Battersby, Johannesburg, published in the Christian Science Monitor on 10...
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On this day, 17 January 1962 Nelson Mandela was warned by Bechuanaland Immigration that he might be kidnapped by the South African Police
"I knew as well as I knew anything that the oppressor must be liberated just as surely as the oppressed. A man who takes away another man’s freedom is a prisoner of hatred, he is locked behind the bars of prejudice and narrow-mindedness. I am not truly free if I am taking away someone else’s freedom, just as sure as I am not free when my humanity is taken from me. The oppressed and the...
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No matter how small the action, we all have ability to make a difference in the life of someone less fortunate #Ubuntu #Humanity #Service