1: "Courage is not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it." - Nelson Mandela

2: "It always seems impossible until it's done." - Nelson Mandela

3: "I am fundamentally an optimist. Whether that comes from nature or nurture, I cannot say."

4: "What counts in life is not the mere fact that we have lived. It is what difference we have made to the lives of others."

5: "Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world." - Nelson Mandela

6: "Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies." - Nelson Mandela

7: "It is in your hands to create a better world for all who live in it." - Nelson Mandela

8: "Lead from the back, and let others believe they are in front." - Nelson Mandela

9: "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." - Nelson Mandela