pinkvitamin: aieon: “Death is something inevitable. When a man has done what he considers to be his duty to his people and his country, he can rest in peace. I believe I have made that effort and that is, therefore, why I will sleep for the eternity.” His defiance of white minority rule and incarceration for fighting against segregation focused the world’s attention on apartheid, the legalised racial segregation enforced by the South African government. In a nation healing from the scars…
Early summer greenery. Marguerites and Marbacka Geraniums on the Windowsill ... In a red cottage of 30 square meters has Geir Oterkjær realized the ultimate Swedish cottage dream - so he is Norwegian.
"Kissing the War Goodbye" av Victor Jorgensen
Nelson Mandela’s health status UPDATE: Former president’s medical condition remains unchanged
Nelson and Winnie Mandela on wedding day
"A good head and a good heart are always a formidable combination." ~ Nelson Mandela
He's saying he's got range.
In Life, everyman has twin obligations - obligations to his family, to his parents, to his wife and children; and he has an obligation to his people, his community, his country. Nelson Mandela, Long Walk to Freedom.
"If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart." - Nelson Mandela