On the Podium after the Greatest Race…the Race of Life

Nelson Mandela: My Inspiration (and "Inspirator")

Thanks for sharing your message and your unique gifts with the world, Madiba.
Sadly we can no longer see your brilliance, your bright light extinguished on earth …
(yet like a comet, it lives on and will light a path for us, the world to follow)

but you have now reached and are standing on the highest podium there is.

RIP

“petrolhead” c

Also see https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zhAghiP-5Fk
and https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PQI5LtRtrb0

“When (or perhaps if ever) you arrive in heaven, let faith, hope and love be the wings that carried you there.”
– as adapted from the inspiring words of Jonathan Edwards, former minister in New England, Massachusetts

“Having pursued the goals, the dreams set before us and run the race with persistence and endurance, after giving it all. Then one day standing on the summit of life, breathing in the pure sweet oxygen of achievement, totally satisfied in running the greatest race…

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One Response to “On the Podium after the Greatest Race…the Race of Life”

  1. craiglock Says:

    Reblogged this on Quotes by craig lock: Just sharing some thoughts and commented:

    from http://www.mandelamadiba.wordpress.com

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