To drive home the importance of mentoring, I have decided to share stories of five powerful mentoring relationships that influenced the world.
1. Socrates mentored Plato
2. Plato mentored Aristotle
“If I have seen further than others, it is by standing upon the shoulders of giants.” – Isaac Newton
3. Aristotle mentored Alexander the Great
4. George Wythe mentored Thomas Jefferson
He was a notable law professor at the College of William & Mary and served as a teacher to a sizeable number of prominent American leaders. Amidst his mentees, he was exceptionally close to Thomas Jefferson.
5. Benjamin Graham mentored Warren Buffett