Mr Lee Kuan Yew had demonstrated the values that one should possess to turn what seems impossible to reality. People told him what he couldn’t do but he wasn’t letting that affect him. Below we share three stories that will continually inspire us.
Many did not think Singapore could make it, with grasslands nothing more than empty football fields and a high unemployment rate. Without his courage to take on this challenge, Singapore today would not have existed. Read more.
He had envisioned a garden city for Singapore but there wasn’t enough money when our country was struggling to survive. So he became continually interested and personally involved to make it happen. Find out how he did it.
His resilience saw Singapore through troubled beginnings to an independent and prosperous nation today. First it was getting the basics done, which also means building from scratch. Read more
"At the end of the day, what I cherish most are the human relationships. With the unfailing support of my wife and partner I have lived my life to the fullest. It is the friendships I made and the close family ties I nurtured that have provided me with that sense of satisfaction at a life well lived, and have made me what I am."