Throughout history, there's always been scores of outstanding human beings who make monumental, almost superhuman leaps, bringing our culture and humanity itself closer and closer to that ultimate goal of perfection. These examples of the finest humankind has to offer the planet are not always the loudest, brashest, or the most wise. The select few, blessed by fate, do not seek the spotlight, fame, or fortune, they are satisfied with anonymity as they boldly make the world a better place.

And they're usually bald.