Albert Schweitzer - received the 1952 Nobel Peace Prize for his philosophy of "Reverence for Life." Along with his wife, they built and sustained the Albert Schweitzer Hospital in Lambaréné, now in Gabon, west central Africa.
Dr Albert Schweitzer (Kaysersberg, 14 Januar 1875 - Lambaréné (Gabon), 4 September - founder of the Lambaréné hospital in Africa and who received the Nobel Peace prize for his philosophy of "Reverence for life"
Wer glaubt, ein Christ zu sein, weil er die Kirche besucht, irrt sich. Man wird ja auch kein Auto, wenn man in eine Garage geht. - Zitat von
A man is truly ethical only when he obeys the compulsion to help all life which he is able to assist, and shrinks from injuring anything that lives. -Albert Schweitzer Photo~Schweitzer in Aspen, Colorado (LIFE Magazine picture)