As I walked out the door toward the gate that would lead to my freedom, I knew if I didn't leave my bitterness and hatred behind, I'd still be in prison. —Nelson Mandela

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As I walked out the door toward the gate that would lead to my freedom, I knew if I didn't leave my bitterness and hatred behind, I'd still be in prison.

NELSON MANDELA

Former president of South Africa

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gina bayos from Pasay city, Philippines JULY 18, 2018
With God's Grace... ...Forgiveness & Humility open the door to all virtues..

Gershom from Canada MAY 28, 2017
Humility at its very best

Stacia from Perth, Western Australia MARCH 15, 2016
Such a great man !


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