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Picture quote by Tom Hiddleston about responsibility

We're all flawed heroes. Responsibility is power. Take responsibility for the consequences of your actions, and the world is yours. Everything is a choice. ⏤ Tom Hiddleston

Picture quote by Gerard Way about motivational

All the best heroes are ordinary people who make themselves extraordinary. ⏤ Gerard Way

Picture quote by Steve Maraboli about humanity

If you are not the hero of your own story, then you're missing the whole point of your humanity. ⏤ Steve Maraboli

Picture quote by Babe Ruth about memory

Heroes get remembered, but legends never die. ⏤ Babe Ruth

Picture quote by Christopher Reeve about strength

A hero is an ordinary individual who finds the strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles. ⏤ Christopher Reeve

Picture quote about heroes

We can be heroes just for one day

Picture quote by Robin S. Sharma about inspirational

To uplift others when you least feel like it is to join the ranks of the heroic. ⏤ Robin S. Sharma

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We shouldn't be looking for heroes, we should be looking for good ideas.

Noam Chomsky, activist

A hero is a man who is afraid to run away.

English Proverbs,

A hero is an ordinary individual who finds the strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles.

Christopher Reeve, actor

Show me a hero, and I'll write you a tragedy.

F. Scott Fitzgerald, author

Great heroes need great sorrows and burdens, or half their greatness goes unnoticed. It is all part of the fairy tale.

Peter S. Beagle, author

What makes a hero truly great is that they never despair.

Roy Thompson,

The real hero is always a hero by mistake; he dreams of being an honest coward like everybody else.

Umberto Eco, novelist

The hero is one who kindles a great light in the world, who sets up blazing torches in the dark streets of life for men to see by.

Felix Adler, educator

I think of a hero as someone who understands the degree of responsibility that comes with his freedom.

Bob Dylan, singer songwriter

You cannot be a hero without being a coward.

George Bernard Shaw, dramatist

Find out what your hero or heroine wants, and when he or she wakes up in the morning, just follow him or her all day..

Ray Bradbury, writer

Being a hero is about the shortest lived profession on earth.

Will Rogers, actor

I think we all see ourselves as the heroes in our own lives.

Tom Hiddleston, actor

The hero draws inspiration from the virtue of his ancestors.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, writer

We can't all be heroes because somebody has to sit on the curb and clap as they go by.

Will Rogers, actor

My heroes are and were my parents. I can't see having anyone else as my heroes.

Michael Jordan, basketball player

A hero is someone right who doesn't change.

George Foreman, athlete

A hero is born among a hundred, a wise man is found among a thousand, but an accomplished one might not be found even among a hundred thousand men.

Plato, philosopher

What is a society without a heroic dimension?

Jean Baudrillard, sociologist

My belt holds my pants up, but the belt loops hold my belt up. I don't really know what's happening down there. Who is the real hero?

Mitch Hedberg, comedian

A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself.

Joseph Campbell, author

I learned how fast you can go from being an international hero to being a reference in a joke on a late night talk show.

Michael Phelps, swimmer

In camp was found a book, the first of the kind I had ever seen, in which I was made a great hero, slaying Indians by the hundreds.

Kit Carson, explorer

All the heroes, the fire fighters and police men are dying. Don't forget them, many are still alive.

James Dye,

Be your own hero, it's cheaper than a movie ticket.

Doug Horton,

Aspire rather to be a hero than merely appear one.

Baltasar Gracian, philosopher

True heroism consists in being superior to the ills of life, in whatever shape they may challenge us to combat.

Napoleon Bonaparte, emperor

We relish news of our heroes, forgetting that we are extraordinary to somebody too.

Helen Hayes, actress

It doesn't take a hero to order men into battle. It takes a hero to be one of those men who goes into battle.

Gen. H. Norman Schwarzkopf,

One must think like a hero to behave like a merely decent human being.

May Sarton, poet

There are heroes in evil as well as in good.

Francois de la Rochefoucauld, writer

Тоз, който падне в бой за свобода, той не умира. Who fells in fight for freedom, doesn't dies.

Hristo Botev, revolutionary

A big man has no time really to do anything but just sit and be big.


In war the heroes always outnumber the soldiers ten to one.

H. L. Mencken, writer

No heroine can create a hero through love of one, but she can give birth to one.

Jean Paul, author

Heroes are not known by the loftiness of their carriage; the greatest braggarts are generally the merest cowards.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau, philosopher

But protagonists are protagonists and heroes are heroes.

David Baldacci, novelist

Freud was a hero. He descended to the Underworld and met there stark terrors. He carried with him his theory as a Medusa's head which turned these terrors to stone.

R. D. Laing, psychologist

Show me a hero and I will write you a tragedy.


Heroism feels and never reasons, and therefore is always right.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

And how can man die better than facing fearful odds, for the ashes of his fathers, and the temples of his Gods?

Thomas Babington Macaulay, poet

Perfectionism becomes a badge of honor with you playing the part of the suffering hero.

David D. Burns, writer

No hero is mortal till he dies.

W. H. Auden, poet

What is a hero without love for mankind.

Doris Lessing, writer

Though nature be ever so generous, yet can she not make a hero alone. Fortune must contribute her part too; and till both concur, the work cannot be perfected.

Francois de la Rochefoucauld, writer

I didn't realize House would be the central character, more the bitter comic relief appearing occasionally. I relish his wounded nature - the lameness, the scarred Byronic hero.

Hugh Laurie, comedian

Claret is the liquor for boys; port for men; but he who aspires to be a hero must drink brandy.

Samuel Johnson, author

Always the heavy and never the hero - that's me.

Leonard Warren, musician

The legacy of heroes is the memory of a great name and the inheritance of a great example.

Benjamin Disraeli, prime minister

You don't have to be a fantastic hero to do certain things -- to compete. You can be just an ordinary chap, sufficiently motivated to reach challenging goals.

Edmund Hillary, explorer

A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

The essence of a tragedy, or even of a serious play, is the spiritual awakening, or regeneration, of the hero.

Maxwell Anderson, playwright

My one ambition is to play a hero.

Sessue Hayakawa, actor

Heroism is not only in the man, but in the occasion.

Calvin Coolidge, president

Heroism is the divine relation which, in all times, unites a great man to other men.

Thomas Carlyle, philosopher

Life, misfortunes, isolation, abandonment, poverty, are battlefields which have their heroes; obscure heroes, sometimes greater than the illustrious heroes.

Victor Hugo, author

No man is a hero to his valet. This is not because the hero is no hero, but because the valet is a valet.

G. W. F. Hegel,

The ordinary man is involved in action, the hero acts. An immense difference.

Henry Miller, author

To have no heroes is to have no aspiration, to live on the momentum of the past, to be thrown back upon routine, sensuality, and the narrow self.

Charles Horton Cooley, sociologist

It feels wonderful to be go back to the 1940s and recreate the whole era through my clothes, voice and body language. I am tired of playing the larger-than-life hero.

Akshay Kumar, actor

Through that, I got to know Jerry's work, and I am definitely his number-one fan right now, which is interesting because it usually works the other way around: you usually create a project based on your hero.

Sean Hayes, actor

Eve Ensler is a hero of mine. She's been working for the rights of women for a long time.

Marcia Wallace, actress

The dynamic is extremely similar to Gremlins and the hero is very similar, plus the small town atmosphere. It really is in a way the third Gremlins movie.

Joe Dante, director

When my grandfather died, I started adopting some of his accents, to sort of remind myself of him. A homage. He was a war hero, and he was really great with his hands.

Gavin DeGraw, musician

One murder made a villain, Millions a hero.

Beilby Porteus, clergyman

Michael Moore became an industry hero and the most visible symbol of the Hollywood left.

Michael Medved, journalist

My father was absent and he was a hero to me.

Greta Scacchi, actress

It wasn't until we got over the self pity that we were able to accept suffering as apart of our life with Christ. A man or woman reaches this plane only when he or she ceases to be the hero.

Corazon Aquino, statesman

HERO is a combination of my personal feeling and the commercialism.

Zhang Yimou, director

One night I went to see Bobby at the Flamingo. Because he was my hero, I would visit him for inspiration.

Wayne Newton, musician

Fred Astaire is my hero. I love him because he was willing to kill himself to make his art look effortless. And because he proved it's possible to be an artist and a good person.

Connie Willis, writer

The noir hero is a knight in blood caked armor. He's dirty and he does his best to deny the fact that he's a hero the whole time.

Frank Miller, artist

Every hero becomes a bore at last.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

The hero, the mythical subject, is constructed as human being and as male; he is the active principle of culture, the establisher of distinction, the creator of differences.

Teresa de Lauretis, author

It really doesn't matter whether it's the villain or the hero. Sometimes the villain is the most colorful. But I prefer a part where you don't know what he is until the end.

Glenn Ford, actor

The person I have admired the most in comedy terms would be Eric Morecambe, who is my total hero.

Dawn French, comedian

Because I was a tennis player, Billie Jean King was a hero of mine.

Sally Ride, astronaut

Now stiff on a pillar with a phallic air nelson stylites in Trafalgar square reminds the British what once they were.

Lawrence Durrell, writer

My feeling is that the hero has now been defined by phrases like the odious one that we were all raised with - crimes does not pay. Of course it pays, you schmuck. That's not why we don't do it. We don't do it because it is wrong.

Frank Miller, artist

Michael Mann's always been one of my heroes.

Peter Berg, actor

Linda Hamilton is my hero. She was so tough and so strong and so vulnerable at the same time. I think that's what woman action figures are allowed to be: vulnerable, in a way that women are.

Victoria Pratt, actress

...the proliferation of luminous fungi or iridescent crystals in deep caves where the torchlessly improvident hero needs to see is one of the most obvious intrusions of narrative causality into the physical universe.

Terry Pratchett, author

He would still see it as his duty to shut up and get on with it, not cause any trouble. In our own time we've made a hero of the rebel, and it's more heroic to speak up.

Eddie Campbell, artist

The idol of today pushes the hero of yesterday out of our recollection; and will, in turn, be supplanted by his successor of tomorrow.

Washington Irving, writer

One blob of red in the wrong place and the audience isn't looking at the hero, they're looking at a patch of curtain (or something similar) and your whole effect is lost.

Terence Fisher, director

Genius, scholar, and war hero though he is, you have to admit - or maybe you should think about admitting - that George Bush might have rushed things a little in invading Iraq.

Alan Colmes, journalist

In this world no one rules by love; if you are but amiable, you are no hero; to be powerful, you must be strong, and to have dominion you must have a genius for organizing.

John Henry Newman, clergyman

I think it's more fun to play a hero with an edge.

Shawn Ashmore, actor

The hero of the book does long to experience God. But his conception of God is very western.

Orhan Pamuk, novelist

The difference between a hero and a coward is one step sideways.

Gene Hackman, actor

I don't like James Bond. They made him a super hero, but he is just an agent, a human being. In my movies, secret agents are more realistic, I didn't want to portray them in the most glowing colours.

King Hu, director

Joe is the hero and Sammy is the sidekick. That's how I feel about it.

Michael Chabon, author

To every little girl, her father is a hero. My father actually is one.

Alexandra Kerry, director

Heroes are created by popular demand, sometimes out of the scantiest materials.

Gerald W. Johnson, journalist

My hero wants to belong too, but he doesn't want to give up all the things he came to value in the west.

Orhan Pamuk, novelist

You lived too long, we have supped full with heroes, they waste their deaths on us.

C. D. Andrews,

They wouldn't be heroes if they were infallible, in fact they wouldn't be heroes if they weren't miserable wretched dogs, the pariahs of the earth, besides which the only reason to build up an idol is to tear it down again.

Lester Bangs, critic

Everyone is necessarily the hero of his own life story.

John Barth, novelist

This thing of being a hero, about the main thing to it is to know when to die.

Will Rogers, actor

A hero is someone who understands the responsibility that comes with his freedom.

Bob Dylan, singer songwriter

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