In light of what has been going on in the world recently and the tragedy in France, I have been leaning into the inspiration of some of the ones who have led by example. This positively reflects on my day and I hope it does yours as well. Anyways it's a quick read if you are into it. Cheers.
"The lyrics of Bob Marley’s “No Woman, No Cry” are officially credited to his childhood friend Vincent “Tata” Ford, who ran a soup kitchen in the Jamaican ghetto where Marley grew up. Marley gave Ford credit for writing the song so that the royalty payments could keep the soup kitchen open."
This is Jonas Salk. He invented the Polio Vaccine in which he refused to patent his invention to keep the costs low. He gave up his chance for 7 billion dollars in order to save as many lives as possible.
Gandhi would frequently get off trains to collect money to in return give to the poor. A friend once said of him 'If you want to see somebody consumed by greed, look no further.' Of course, instead of being greedy for himself, he was greedy for the poor.