Nelson Mandela Inspiring Success Story

(Last Updated On: April 28, 2018)

Nelson Mandela Inspiring Success Story

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Nelson Mandela was a South African anti-apartheid revolutionary, politician, and philanthropist.

Served as President of South Africa from 1994 to 1999.

Held in deep respect within South Africa, and he’s often described as the “Father of the Nation“.

Attended Fort Hare University and the University of Witwatersrand, where he studied law.

Involved in anti-colonial politics, joining the ANC.

Influenced by Marxism, he secretly joined the South African Communist Party.

In 1962, he was convicted of conspiracy to overthrow the state, and sentenced to life imprisonment.

Served 27 years in prison. An international campaign lobbied for his release.

Joined negotiations to abolish apartheid and establish multiracial elections in 1994.

He was the country’s first black chief executive.

Created the Truth and Reconciliation Commission to investigate past human rights abuses.

He was Secretary General of the Non-Aligned Movement from 1998 to 1999.

Received more than 250 honours, including the 1993 Nobel Peace Prize.


“A good head and a good heart are always a formidable combination.” Nelson Mandela


Nelson Mandela Top 10 Rules for Success

  1. Demand Respect
  2. Prove them wrong
  3. Use your time wisely
  4. Don’t worry about labels
  5. Be humble
  6. Have heroes
  7. Take a stand
  8. Manage your emotions
  9. Be willing to die for your cause
  10. Speak with conviction


Watch the video and listen to the inspiring words of Nelson Mandela and learn his success rules.

“As long as poverty, injustice and gross inequality persist in our world, none of us can truly rest.” Nelson Mandela 

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela Best motivating speeches


“Nelson Mandela is a particularly special case study in the leadership world because he is universally regarded as a great leader.”  Simon Sinek

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