Notes prepared by Nelson Mandela for his meeting with P. W. Botha 5 July 1989

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“Peace doesn’t mean the absence of conflict, but involves reaching across our differences to find a way to resolve conflict. And there are so many ways to do that now – whether you’re talking about conflict with your neighbours, within families, or internationally.”

Working, Striving towards a more Peaceful World "I WRITE, I SHARE, I DREAM!"

“Peace doesn’t mean the absence of conflict, but involves reaching across our differences to find a way to resolve conflict. And there are so many ways to do that now – whether you’re talking about conflict with your neighbours, within families, or internationally.”

– the words of Alyn Ware, New Zealand peace campaigner

from

https://peacepursuit.wordpress.com/2012/03/06/long-walk-to-freedom-long-road-to-peace/

https://peacepursuit.wordpress.com/tag/new-books/page/2/

and

https://peacepursuit.wordpress.com/2013/09/12/long-march-walk-to-freedom-long-road-to-peace-3/

and another one…

“Peace: It does not mean to be in a place where there is no noise, trouble or hard work. it means to be in the midst of those things and still be calm in your heart.”
– author unknown

from

https://beyondthezonespirit.wordpress.com/2014/09/02/peace-it-does-not-mean-to-be-in-a-place-where-there-is-no-noise-trouble-or-hard-work-it-means-to-be-in-the-midst-of-those-things-and-still-be-calm-in-your-heart/

and

https://peacepursuit.wordpress.com/2012/08/06/peace-it-does-not-mean-to-be-in-a-place-where-there-is-no-noise-trouble-or-hard-work-it-means-to-be-in-the-midst-of-those-things-and-still-be-calm-in-your-heart/

“Together, one mind, one heart, one life, one small step at a time, let’s link hands and march into a new tomorrow, a better and brighter future. TOGETHER we can do it”

– c from http://www.craigsquotes.wordpress.com

TOGETHER, one mind, one heart, one soul, one small…

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A Book “Review”: Building Bridges: Christianity and Islam (by Fouad Elias Accad)

Tolerance and Respect

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Mandela rainbow Pretoria (12th December 2013)

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

https://buildbridgesofunderstanding.wordpress.com/2013/10/06/a-book-review-building-bridges-christianity-and-islam-by-fouad-elias-accad/

Other articles on breaking down barriers are at  https://www.google.co.nz/webhp?sourceid=chrome-instant&ion=1&espv=2&ie=UTF-8#q=building%20bridges%20between%20christianity%20and%20islam%20%2B%20craig%20lock

Together, one mind, one heart, one life, one small step at a time, let’s link hands and march into a new tomorrow, a better and brighter future. TOGETHER we can do it”

– c from http://www.craigsquotes.wordpress.com

linking hands

TOGETHER, one mind, one heart, one soul, one small step at a time, we can make some difference towards a better world, a brighter tomorrow

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The Uselessness of the UN

Working, Striving towards a more Peaceful World "I WRITE, I SHARE, I DREAM!"

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http://www.philforhumanity.com/Why_the_United_Nations_is_a_Useless_Failure.html
and https://www.facebook.com/The-United-Nations-security-council-is-USELESS-105963606106866/timeline/

Also see https://www.google.co.nz/webhp?sourceid=chrome-instant&ion=1&espv=2&ie=UTF-8#q=the+uselessness+of+the+UN

“Together, one mind, one heart, one life, one small step at a time, let’s link hands and march into a new tomorrow, a better and brighter future. TOGETHER we can do it”

– c from http://www.craigsquotes.wordpress.com

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TOGETHER, one mind, one heart, one soul, one small step at a time, we can make some difference towards a better world, a brighter tomorrow

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It’s Always Darkest Before the Dawn: “A Journey from Darkness into the Eternal Light

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“There is no easy walk to freedom anywhere, and many of us will have to pass through the valley of the shadow of death again and again before we reach the mountain-top of our desires.”

The Champion

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from   https://mandelamadiba.wordpress.com/2015/05/10/it-is-not-the-mountain-we-conquer-but-ourselves/

“Together, one mind, one life (one small step at a time), let’s see how many people (and lives) we can encourage, impact, empower, enrich, uplift and perhaps even inspire to reach their fullest potentials…and strive for and perhaps one sunny day even achieve their wildest dreams.”

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The South African Dream

A passion for any object, anything will ensure success, for the desire of the end will point out the means”

– William Hazlitt

from https://ayrtonsennadasilva.wordpress.com/2014/08/27/ayrton-senna-on-the-limit-adelaide-australia-1986/

A Writer's Dream(s)

I don’t know how the story will end…
But I do know how it all began…

click on  https://sportforpeace.wordpress.com/tag/craig-lock/

https://peacepursuit.wordpress.com/tag/craig-lock/

and https://sawriter.wordpress.com/tag/craig-lock/

“Don’t bend; don’t water it down; don’t try to make it logical; don’t edit your own soul according to the fashion. Rather, follow your most intense obsessions mercilessly.”

~ Franz Kafka

from http://www.craigswritingjourney.wordpress.com and http://www.lifeisgodsnovel.wordpress.com

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“Together, one mind, one heart, one life, one small step at a time, let’s link hands and march into a new tomorrow, a better and brighter future. TOGETHER we can do it”

– c

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

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Rainbow touch (from flickr.com)

TOGETHER, one mind, one heart, one soul, one small step at a time, we can make some difference towards a better world, a brighter tomorrow

“SHARE, ENCOURAGE and SPREAD, HOPE, LOVE and LIGHT”

 

Photo (below great) by my old friend John (“the world’s third worst photographer”, so he calls himself), but whose photographic talents I definitely  do…

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