Stories of Compassion
A little compassion goes a long way. For these individuals, their care and concern takes many extra miles towards improving the lives of others.
• Mother Teresa, Saint of the Gutters, took care of the poor, the sickly and the ostracised.
• Martin Luther King Jr used the non-violent approach to fight for racial equality.
• Florence Nightingale gave up a life of comfort and freedom to nurse the sick.
• Teresa Hsu adopted the poor and hungry to take care of their daily needs...at 100 years of age!
Other kind souls featured here include Albert Schweitzer, Rabindranath Tagore and Jane Goodall. Be sure to check out the excerpt from Martin Luther King Jr's landmark speech I Have A Dream!
Written by Asiapac Editorial
Illustrated by Huang Qingrong