I am reactive.
I am reactive.

Europe became rich because it exploited
Europe became rich because it exploited Africa; and the Africans know that.
Exclusion is never the way forward on our
Exclusion is never the way forward on our shared paths to freedom and justice.
Without forgiveness, there's no future.
Without forgiveness, there's no future.
Inclusive, good-quality education is a
Inclusive, good-quality education is a foundation for dynamic and equitable societies.
We inhabit a universe that is characterized
We inhabit a universe that is characterized by diversity.
But God can only smile because only God can
But God can only smile because only God can know what is coming next.
If you want peace, you don't talk to your
If you want peace, you don't talk to your friends. You talk to your enemies.
My humanity is bound up in yours, for we can
My humanity is bound up in yours, for we can only be human together.
Forgiveness says you are given another chance
Forgiveness says you are given another chance to make a new beginning.
Hope is being able to see that there is light
Hope is being able to see that there is light despite all of the darkness.
In South Africa, we could not have achieved
In South Africa, we could not have achieved our freedom and just peace without the help of people around the world, who through the use of non-violent means, such as boycotts and divestment, encouraged their governments and other corporate actors to reverse decades-long support for the Apartheid regime.
In my country of South Africa, we struggled
In my country of South Africa, we struggled for years against the evil system of apartheid that divided human beings, children of the same God, by racial classification and then denied many of them fundamental human rights.
We are each made for goodness, love and
We are each made for goodness, love and compassion. Our lives are transformed as much as the world is when we live with these truths.
Isn't it amazing that we are all made in
Isn't it amazing that we are all made in God's image, and yet there is so much diversity among his people?
God is not upset that Gandhi was not a
God is not upset that Gandhi was not a Christian, because God is not a Christian! All of God's children and their different faiths help us to realize the immensity of God.
Because forgiveness is like this: a room can
Because forgiveness is like this: a room can be dank because you have closed the windows, you've closed the curtains. But the sun is shining outside, and the air is fresh outside. In order to get that fresh air, you have to get up and open the window and draw the curtains apart.