Nelson Mandela Quote

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.


On death, in an interview for the documentary Mandela (1994). Source: From Nelson Mandela By Himself: The Authorised Book of Quotations © 2010 by Nelson R. Mandela and The Nelson Mandela Foundation

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...