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Dave Lim

TEDx Ambassador, TEDxSingapore


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Who is your Everyday Hero?

By this I mean, a person who you see frequently as part of your life, work, school, etc.

Any age. Could be your neighbor, colleague, friend, family, someone you see in your neighborhood.

(Rather than a public figure, famous personality, etc living or not)

.. and share with us "Why?"

Topics: Hero

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It's wonderful to see all the tributes and recognition you have be giving your everyday heroes.

Many people cited heroes based on their disposition towards life and those who give of themselves to others, especially parents and grandparents.

As food for thought, and to share, here are some definitions of heroes:

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  • Oct 30 2011: My everyday hero is my girlfriend. She's my mood driver. She is quite noisy and active, but it's what complete myself.
    Other my everyday hero is book! Yes, it's peace of paper. This is my window to know something new and interesting, to spend free time in metro, to take some emotions etc.

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