This award-winning animation had a profound effect on me from the moment I first saw it. As I look at the world and wonder how we got here. I am reminded of this simple story of a man who ignored the tumult and noise of the world and got on quietly and unwaveringly with his task. Through world wars and countless changes in the world around him, by just quietly and anonymously attending to his task, he transformed his part of the world.
Here is another man who is trying to plant trees: