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Invictus Poem That Inspired the Nation
Posted: 19 September 2013.

" Invictus " is a short poem by the English poet William Ernest Henley (1849-1903). It was written in 1875 and first published in 1888.
Nelson Mandela had the poem written on a scrap of paper on his prison cell while he was incarcerated.
This is an inspiring poem which simply means, we must strive to make each day a good one no matter what our circumstances may be.

How we think determines how we feel!

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