There is no passion to be found playing small - in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.
― Nelson Mandela (via introspectivepoet)
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.
― From an interview for the documentary Mandela, 1994 (via trisfouur)
A good head and good heart are always a formidable combination.
― Nelson Mandela (via elizareads)
i just need to get my shit together
― me in 2009/2012/this time last year/a minute ago/next year probably (via chasseurseul)