A tribute to Mr Lee Kuan Yew and his initiative to plant more trees in Singapore.
Mr Lee has planted seeds for the future generations to enjoy, from a third world to a first. Let us now celebrate the independence of Singapore to commemorate our great Founding Father. It is now our responsibility to carry on his legacy that has been passed down to us. Just a little way of saying Thank You Mr Lee.
With the power of words, each memorable expression and lasting quote of Mr Lee, were visually captured and illustrated to create a never ending story.
“There’s a glorious rainbow that beckons those with the sporty of adventure. And there are rich findings at the end of the rainbow.” – Lee Kuan Yew 1923 – 2015
“I have done what i had wanted to, to the best of my ability. I am satisfied.” – Lee Kuan Yew 1923 – 2015
“You begin your journey not knowing where it will take you. You have plans, you have dreams, but every now and again you have to take uncharted roads, face impassable mountains, cross treacherous rivers, be blocked by landslides and earthquakes. That’s the way my life has been.” – Lee Kuan Yew 1923 – 2015
“I have never, I never try to lose my temper. Maybe I have occasionally, but I try to control it… If I am really angry, my body language will show that I am most dissatisfied.” – Lee Kuan Yew 1923 – 2015
“I am not serious all the time. Everyone needs to have a good laugh now and then, to see the funny side of things, and to laugh at himself.” – Lee Kuan Yew 1923 – 2015
“No it’s not a lifestyle. You can read the books you want, all the articles. You know that there’s a genetic difference. They are born that way and that’s that. So if two men or two women are that way, just leave them alone.” – Lee Kuan Yew 1923 – 2015
“I do not know of a man who became a leader as a result of having undergone a leadership course.” – Lee Kuan Yew 1923 – 2015
“What I fear is complacency. When things always become better, people tend to want more for less work.” – Lee Kuan Yew 1923 – 2015
“I’m very determined. If I decide that something is worth doing, I’ll put my heart and soul to it. The whole ground can be against me, but if I know it is right, I’ll do it. That’s the business of a leader.” – Lee Kuan Yew 1923 – 2015
“I walk on the treadmill tree times a day, 12 minutes in the morning, 15 minutes after lunch and 15 minutes after dinner.” – Lee Kuan Yew 1923 – 2015
“Life is not just eating, drinking, television and cinema.. The human mind must be creative, must be self-generating; it cannot depend on just gadgets to amuse itself.” – Lee Kuan Yew 1923 – 2015