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.
Albert Schweitzer, by George Rodger via Magnum Photos, Lambarene, French Gabon. At his writing desk; his kitten "Pierrette" sits on his manuscript. "There are two means of refuge from the miseries of life: music and cats.