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I admire them for the good they do.

They are not saints, they are just people who have decided to do good with what they have.

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Coretta Scott King on the five-day march to Montgomery, Alabama, March 25, 1965.

Coretta Scott King -- Academy of Achievement Photo Credit

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Audrey Hepburn spent many years in Africa helping the helpless. Yet all the pictures on Pinterest show her as a fashion icon. Fashion passes in a wink, compassion lasts forever.

That Pulitzer prize winning 1972 AP photo shows a 9 year old girl running away from her village in Vietnam that had just been napalmed. The napalm burned off her clothes. The girl, Kim Phuc, survived and is shown 40 years later. She now lives with her family in Canada, and helps young victims of war.

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Dr. Ralph J. Bunche was the first African-Descent American to win the Nobel Peace Prize, in 1950 for his efforts to make the United Nations an effective Conflict Free Conflict Resolution leader

Civil rights pioneer Rosa Parks was photographed by Alabama cops following her February 1956 arrest during the Montgomery bus boycotts. The booking photo, taken when Parks was 43, was discovered in July 2004 by a deputy cleaning out a Montgomery County Sheriff's Department storage room.

Civil rights pioneer Rosa Parks was photographed by Alabama cops following her February 1956 arrest during the Montgomery bus boycotts. The booking photo, taken when Parks was 43, was discovered in July 2004 by a deputy cleaning out a Montgomery County Sheriff's Department storage room.

Martin Luther King, Jr. was photographed by Alabama cops following his February 1956 arrest during the Montgomery bus boycotts. The historic mug shot, taken when King was 27, was discovered in July 2004 by a deputy cleaning out a Montgomery County Sheriff's Department storage room. It is unclear when the notations "DEAD" and "4-4-68" were written on the picture.

When writer Dalton Trumbo refused in 1947 to testify before the House Un-American Activities Committee, he received a prison sentence and a spot on the blacklist for his silence. Perhaps the most talented member of the 'Hollywood Ten,' Trumbo's credits include 'Spartacus,' and 'Johnny Got His Gun,' the antiwar novel. He is pictured here in a Bureau of Prisons mug shot.

Researchers have uncovered a rare photograph of a young Helen Keller with her teacher Anne Sullivan, nearly 120 years after it was taken on Cape Cod. The photograph, shot in July 1888 in Brewster, shows an 8-year-old Helen sitting outside in a light-colored dress, holding Sullivan’s hand and cradling one of her beloved dolls. Experts on Keller’s life believe it could be the earliest photo of the two women together and the only one showing the blind and deaf child with a doll — the first...

Lotte Jacobi: Albert Einstein, 1938

I freed a thousand slaves I could have freed a thousand more if only they knew they were slaves. Harriet Tubman 1820-1913 "Her courage and hope for freedom made her one of the most beautiful women known."

This is something to really think about!!! When asked what surprised him most about humanity, the Dali Lama answered: “Man. Because he sacrifices his health in order to make money. Then he sacrifices money to recuperate his health. And then he is so anxious about the future that he does not enjoy the present; the result being that he does not live in the present or the future; he lives as if he is never going to die, and then dies having never really lived.”