Popular Invictus Quotes
[watching a rugby match] All the whites cheer for South Africa. All the blacks cheer for England.Nelson Mandela
Nelson Mandela: How long before the World Cup?
Jim Fleming: Don't get your hopes up. We're a damn disgrace!
[to his team] This country's changed. We need to change as well.Francois Pienaar
I thank whatever gods may be / For my unconquerable soul. / I am the master of my fate / I am the captain of my soul.Nelson Mandela
Francois Pienaar: He invited me to tea.
Mrs. Pinnear: Who?
Francois Pienaar: The President.
Mrs. Pinnear: What does he want?
Francois Pienaar: I think he wants us to win the World Cup...
Brenda Mazibuko: This rugby, as a political calculation...
Nelson Mandela: It is a HUMAN calculation!
Jason Tshabalala: According to the experts, we'll reach the quarter-finals, and no further.
Nelson Mandela: According to the experts, you and I should still be dead.
I was thinking how a man could spend thirty years in prison, and come out and forgive the men who did it to him...Francois Pienaar
Brothers and sisters, this is the time to build our nation!Nelson Mandela
[to his team] This is it! This is our destiny!Francois Pienaar