In the Words of Nelson Mandela

Mandela, Nelson (eBook - 2010)
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In the Words of Nelson Mandela

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Through his words and actions, Nelson Mandela has been embraced worldwide as our leading symbol of courage, hope and reconciliation.In the Words of Nelson Mandela is a unique collection of quotations from one of the most admired men on the planet. His thoughts on subjects as diverse as humanity, friendship, oppression and freedom provide valuable insights into the man and all he stands for. By turns moving, revealing, humourous and wise, this book eloquently conveys his warmth and dignity, and his words are certain to inspire and give strength to all who read them. On freedom: ‘To be free is not merely to cast off one’s chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the lives of others’ On boxing:‘My greatest regret in life is that I never became the heavyweight boxing champion of the world’On self-respect: 'If you are in harmony with yourself, you may meet a lion without fear, because he respects anyone with self-confidence’
Authors: Mandela, Nelson, 1918-2013
Title: In the words of Nelson Mandela
[electronic resource]
Publisher: London : Profile, 2010
Characteristics: x, 148 p
Statement of Responsibility: edited by Jennifer Crwys-Williams
Notes: Originally published: London: Michael Joseph, 1998
Additional Contributors: Crwys-Williams, Jennifer
Alternate Title: Public Library Complete
ISBN: 9781846684470
Branch Call Number: Electronic Book
Reproduction: Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2011. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries
Subject Headings: South Africa Social conditions 20th century Quotations, maxims, etc South Africa Politics and government 20th century Quotations, maxims, etc Presidents South Africa Quotations Mandela, Nelson, 1918-2013 Quotations
Genre/Form: Electronic books
Topical Term: Presidents
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List - Multcolib Picks: Nelson Mandela by: multcolib Dec 06, 2013

Words of Nelson Mandela is a unique collection of quotations from one of the most admired men on the planet.

An ebook of quotations by Nelson Mandela on a wide range of subjects. Link to this book with the barcode and pin number with your library card from Multnomah County.

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