These people make us hope for a better world.

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#1 This photo of two Norwegian rescuing a sheep in the ocean.

#2This photo of a villager carrying homeless kittens to land during floods in the city of Cuttack, India.(Biswaranjan Rout / AP)

#3 These photos of two children working together to rescue a dog that fell into a ravine.

#4These images of a man jumping into rough waters to rescue the Shih Tzu of a stranger in Melbourne.(Photos: Chris Scott)

#5This photo of a firefighter administering oxygen to a cat rescued from a burning house.(TOM BAUER / Missoulian)

And this one.(Chris Butler / AP)