The felt key chain elephant is a popular symbol of strength and wisdom. In Africa, the elephant is revered as a symbol of happiness and a long life: Elephants can be more than 80 years old. In Asia the elephant embodies ingenuity, power and sovereignty. Humans and elephants are similar in many ways. Nearness is very important to them, they touch often gently with the trunks, they welcome a newborn calf with joy and they mourn for deceased relatives. The powerful animal teaches us to give positive commonalities more space.