Archbishop Desmond Mpilo Tutu was born on October 7, 1931 in Klerksdorp, South Africa. Desmond Tutu is a South African Anglican cleric and theologian, who in 1984 received the Nobel Prize for Peace for his role in the opposition of apartheid in South Africa.
Tutu is known for his work as an anti-apartheid and human rights activist. He was widely popular among South Africa’s black majority, and was internationally praised for his anti-apartheid activism. He has also compiled several books of his speeches and sermons.
Below, you will find a collection of popular Desmond Tutu quotes and sayings.