In the year 2007, when Al Gore won the Nobel peace prize, one another person who was nominated for the same was this 97 year old woman Irena Sendler who had risked her life to save lives of thousands of children during the Nazi regime. 917 more words
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We all have our visions of what a hero looks like. We’re all right and probably wrong because, with our preconceived notions, we often overlook the Hero Next Door, the everyday hero, and that hero is often the very one who makes a lifelong impact on specific lives, and on the public who eventually discovers him or her. 658 more words
“We don’t make mistakes, just happy little accidents,” was one of many Zen-like observations of Bob Ross, host of PBS’ “The Joy of Painting” series that ran from 1983 to 1994. 673 more words
The heroic affection of Irena Sendlerowa.
I would like to take my today’s article as an opportunity to say a few words on one of the most important, impressive and, sadly, often forgotten heroes of the Second World War-Irena Sendler, also known as Irena Sendlerowa. 269 more words