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Oliver Tambo

South African,  Politician
Total Quotes : 26
Practice Apartheid

Apartheid is inherently a practice of violence.

- Oliver Tambo

Apartheid Must Either

Apartheid either is or is not. And it must not be.

- Oliver Tambo

System Apartheid About

Our target is not negotiations, it is the end of the apartheid system. There can be no compromise about that.

- Oliver Tambo

Africa South Africa Will

Whoever says that sanctions will only deteriorate the situations of blacks in South Africa does not know the criminal, murderous character of genocide that represents the system of apartheid.

- Oliver Tambo

Decades Until Resisted

For decades, we resisted violence - until Sharpeville.

- Oliver Tambo

Politics Woman Assault

I can see quite clearly that if there was a single event that launched me on the road to ultimate involvement at the heart of South African politics, it was an assault on an African woman by her white employer in a kitchen in Fort Hare.

- Oliver Tambo

Race Away Move

We have got to move away from the concept of race and color because that is what apartheid is. We cannot end apartheid if we retain these concepts.

- Oliver Tambo

Africa South Africa Belong

We all belong to South Africa, and South Africa belongs to us all.

- Oliver Tambo

Like Invitation Leaders

The popularity of leaders like Mandela was an invitation to counter-attack by the government. Mandela was banned from speaking, from attending gatherings, from leaving Johannesburg, from belonging to any organization.

- Oliver Tambo

Patriotism Rest Country

The fight for freedom must go on until it is won; until our country is free and happy and peaceful as part of the community of man, we cannot rest.

- Oliver Tambo

Education Joe South

The results showed that Joe Mokoena and I had made history. For the first time in the history of education in South Africa, two African students had passed the JC with a First Class degree, regarded as a rare achievement for any student.

- Oliver Tambo

Africa South Africa Which

We have a vision of South Africa in which black and white shall live and work together as equals in conditions of peace and prosperity.

- Oliver Tambo

Will Regime South

We believe it is comprehensive international sanctions against the white regime that will save us from the slaughter of hundreds of thousands of South Africans, black and white.

- Oliver Tambo

Defeat Go Means

To go back means defeat.

- Oliver Tambo

Country Conservative

The struggle to conquer oppression in our country is the weaker for the traditionalist, conservative, and primitive restraints imposed on women by man-dominated structures within our movement, as also because of equally traditionalist attitudes of surrender and submission on the part of women.

- Oliver Tambo

Thought White Would

I would not hesitate to vote for a white person as president if I thought he was the best person for the job.

- Oliver Tambo

Africa South Africa South

My problem in calling for pressures on South Africa is to convince the youth to convince their governments and people that it is not the South African goods that are cheap, but the forced labor of the Africans.

- Oliver Tambo

New Always Most

It was always my desire to strike new ground and help to lend weight where it was most required.

- Oliver Tambo

Apartheid Hunt Issue

Those who want to perpetuate apartheid also seek to divert your attention to the false issue of communism, to send the entire American public on a witch hunt.

- Oliver Tambo

Africa South Africa United

The A.N.C. is a national movement. We all - Communists and non-Communists alike - want a nonracial, democratic, united South Africa.

- Oliver Tambo