Words to Live By from Nelson Mandela

Photo Credit: Wikipedia
Photo Credit: Wikipedia

“No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin, or his background, or his religion. People must learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love, for love comes more naturally to the human heart than its opposite.” – Nelson Mandela, Long Walk to Freedom

Bill Keller’s brilliant obituary of Mandela in the New York Times.

The wisdom of Nelson Mandela.

Some useful questions for historians to consider when assessing the legacy of Nelson Mandela.