Nelson Mandela Quote

Only free men can negotiate; prisoners cannot enter into contracts. Your freedom and mine cannot be separated.


Refusing to bargain for freedom after 21 years in prison, as quoted in TIME (25 February 1985)

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Only free men can negotiate; prisoners cannot enter into contracts. Your freedom and mine cannot be separated.

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Only free men can negotiate; prisoners cannot enter into contracts. Your freedom and mine cannot be separated.

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Only free men can negotiate; prisoners cannot enter into contracts. Your freedom and mine cannot be separated.

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Only free men can negotiate; prisoners cannot enter into contracts. Your freedom and mine cannot be separated.