"The genius of apartheid was convincing people to turn on each other. Apart hate, is what it was. You separate people into groups and make them hate one each other so you can run them all."The lesson for this would be to not treat people differently because of there skin color.
"Fufi was my first heartbreak. No one has ever betrayed me more than Fufi. It was a valuable lesson to me. The hard thing was understanding that Fufi wasn’t cheating on me with another boy. She was merely living her life to the fullest." THE LESSON for this quote would be to not take the time with people you love for granite because it could end at any time.
"Then, in a split second, before I could even react, all of these kids started pelting me with berries, they stung like rocks"-----"I caught a glimpse of the look of terror in the boy’s face, and I realized that Abel had gone past getting revenge for me."THE LESSON for this quote would be that revenge doesn't have to be showed with violence