Nelson Mandela Obstacles

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“ Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has overcome,” said Nelson Mandela. Obstacles come in everyone's life, but they do not let it come in their way of success.
Nelson Mandela is one of the many people who did not let his obstacles get in the way of success.. In 1994, Mandela became the first black president of South Africa. He was against segregation and discrimination because of race. Mandela coordinated a three-day national workers’ strike, and as a result, he had been arrested. He earned his Bachelor of Law degree even though he contracted tuberculosis and did not receive proper treatment since he was a black political leader. After eighteen years, Mandela was
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