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    Nelson Mandela dies at 95

    http://news.yahoo.com/nelson-mandela...214057711.html


    A remarkable man. RIP and thanks for your service.

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    R.I.P sir.

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    Sad day.

    glad to have witnessed what he did during my lifetime.


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    RIP To a great man!
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    Wow what a great leader he was. RIP

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    My respects go to the black community in South Africa.
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    Quote Originally Posted by MacP View Post
    My respects go to the black community in South Africa.
    My thoughts exactly.

    Rip.

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    At his trial in the 60s
    During my lifetime I have dedicated myself to this struggle of the African people. I have fought against white domination, and I have fought against black domination. I have cherished the ideal of a democratic and free society in which all persons live together in harmony with equal opportunities. It is an ideal which I hope to live for and to see realised. But if needs be, it is an ideal for which I am prepared to die


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    I greet you all in the name of peace, democracy and freedom for all. I stand here before you not as a prophet but as a humble servant of you, the people. Your tireless and heroic sacrifices have made it possible for me to be here today. I therefore place the remaining years of my life in your hands.



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    No one is born hating another person because of the colour 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.
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    This is a local shop for local people you have no business here!

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    A remarkable champion of freedom. R.I.P. Nelson Mandela.

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    RIP to this great man!




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    it's sad barely anyone cares about this

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    May you rest in paradise, sir. Condolences to the family, friends and supporters. A true role model for all people of all races and ethnic groups.

    Salute


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    30 years on this earth and i have never seen a human being so real and rare... Sir Mandela is an angel of present and future struggles, he will be an education to struggle


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    RIP to a truly remarkable man. Thoughts and condolences go out to his family.


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    A true legend, a true icon, a great man. Never had more respect for a someone i didnt know than this great man

    RIP Madiba

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    He died at the ripe age of 95 and achieved alot in his life.

    Not really sure why alot of people act like it's a tragedy - i'd be happy do die half as contend as he (hopefully) did.

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    Quote Originally Posted by -Dj- View Post
    it's sad barely anyone cares about this
    Oh but they do.
    This is a local shop for local people you have no business here!

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    R.I.P good sir, you never were defeated nor were you dreamless and your vision was off pure generational thinking

    what you have done has helped a generation of minds to think and spread your great word of peace

    R.I.P


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    A lot of people compare his death to paul walkers and claim that his death is more unfortunate. All death is unfortunate, yet the guy lived for 95 years, of course its a shame he wasted 27 of them in prison but he fought for what he thought it was worth fighting for and I think he is glad they way he performed in life, everybody dies and daying at such an age is not unfortunate, he was a good guy and did much for politics and for peoples freedom. I think he died peacefully and naturally, the way it is supposed to be. Paul walker might not have been a person dedicated to politics and worldwide issues yet he was a great actor and a nice person, he indeed died in a tragic way due to a collision of a super car and he did not die due to a disease in his bed, he crashed and burned to death. Paul walker died a more tragic death while nelson mandela died the way it is supposed to be yet we cant compare their achievements and say who is better as both individuals were very different.

    Rest in Peace Nelson Mandela

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