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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 Babe Ruth about memory

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

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 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

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

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

F. Scott Fitzgerald, 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

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

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

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

Will Rogers, actor

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

Will Rogers, actor

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

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

Michael Jordan, basketball player

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

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

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

Joseph Campbell, author

What is a society without a heroic dimension?

Jean Baudrillard, sociologist

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

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

May Sarton, poet

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,

Aspire rather to be a hero than merely appear one.

Baltasar Gracian, philosopher

There are heroes in evil as well as in good.

Francois de la Rochefoucauld, writer

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,

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

Helen Hayes, actress

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

Napoleon Bonaparte, emperor

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


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

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

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


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

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

Hristo Botev, revolutionary

But protagonists are protagonists and heroes are heroes.

David Baldacci, novelist

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

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

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

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

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

Victor Hugo, author

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

Samuel Johnson, author

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

Thomas Carlyle, philosopher

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

No hero is mortal till he dies.

W. H. Auden, poet

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

Calvin Coolidge, president

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

David D. Burns, writer

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

Maxwell Anderson, playwright

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

What is a hero without love for mankind.

Doris Lessing, writer

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

Benjamin Disraeli, prime minister

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

Leonard Warren, musician

My one ambition is to play a hero.

Sessue Hayakawa, actor

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

Most people aren't appreciated enough, and the bravest things we do in our lives are usually known only to ourselves. No one throws ticker tape on the man who chose to be faithful to his wife, on the lawyer who didn't take the drug money, or the daughter who held her tongue again and again. All this anonymous heroism.

Peggy Noonan, writer

The world's battlefields have been in the heart chiefly; more heroism has been displayed in the household and the closet, than on the most memorable battlefields in history.

Henry Ward Beecher, clergyman

I don't know what its like for most actors, but really clearly for myself acting has always been the fulfilment of personal fantasies. It isn't just art, its about being a person I've always wanted to be, or being in a situation, or being a hero.

Richard Dreyfuss, actor

I am the hero of Africa.

Idi Amin, statesman

So, it's cool that, yes, Hal Jordan is a superhero, but my character is a real-world hero in her own life.

Blake Lively, actress

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is one of my personal heroes.

Ken Salazar, politician

My hero's, my dreams, and my future lie in Yankee Stadium and they can't take that from me.

Derek Jeter, athlete

I mean, I'm not going to play the hero of something.

Paul Giamatti, actor

What really helps a guy to become an action hero today is the directing of the movie. All those fast cuts.

Jean Claude Van Damme, actor

I didn't ask to be a hero, but I guess I have become one in the Christian community. So I accept it. But if I'm wrong about this, I guess I'll become a bum.

Hal Lindsey, writer

Bullfighters are Seville's heroes.

Paz Vega, actress

Part of my strength as an actor comes from what I've learned all these years: when you play a villain, you try to get the light touches; when you play a hero, you try to get in some of the warts.

John Forsythe, actor

I saw some war heroes... John Kerry is not a war hero. He couldn't tie the shoes of some of the people in Coastal Division 11.

John O'Neill, athlete

I have come to think that great men are characterized precisely by the extreme position which they take, and that their heroism consists in holding to that extremity throughout their lives.

Marguerite Yourcenar, novelist

Probably we'll think of Bush in years to come as an American hero.

Tommy Franks, soldier

I'm really not that good at Guitar Hero!

Aaron Yoo, actor

It's kind of ironic that the two sports with the greatest characters, boxing and horse racing, have both been on the decline. In both cases it's for the lack of a suitable hero.

Dick Schaap, journalist

Eisenhower was my war hero and the President I admire and respect most.

Ethel Merman, musician

I play Rock Band, which is Guitar Hero times ten. You can play with four people, so when you have parties, you have a real band. Nobody ever wants to sing, so I'm always the one throwing down on the mic.

Elizabeth Banks, actress

The thing about a hero, is even when it doesn't look like there's a light at the end of the tunnel, he's going to keep digging, he's going to keep trying to do right and make up for what's gone before, just because that's who he is.

Joss Whedon, writer

My biggest hero, Gregory Peck, was my birthday present on April 14, 1973. I just sat and stared at him.

Loretta Lynn, musician

See, heroes never die. John Wayne isn't dead, Elvis isn't dead. Otherwise you don't have a hero. You can't kill a hero. That's why I never let him get older.

Mickey Spillane, author

I just thought, 'I want to be an action hero.'

Melissa George, actress

These manly sentiments, in private life, make good citizens; in public life, the patriot and the hero.

James Otis, lawyer

I had my footballing heroes such as Bryan Robson and Diego Maradona but my dad was a rugby league star, and he was my real hero. But the relationship with my mum was rocky and we saw things that would affect any youngster.

Ryan Giggs, footballer

I was the hero of the young insurgent working class art movement.

Elia Kazan, director

The truth is always more heroic than the hype.

Jessica Lynch, soldier

But then in novels the most indifferent hero comes out right at last. Some god comes out of a theatrical cloud and leaves the poor devil ten thousand-a-year and a title.

Anthony Trollope, author

My heroes are the ones who survived doing it wrong, who made mistakes, but recovered from them.

Bono, musician

My biggest hero was my mother. She told me every day that I could do or be anything. I knew it, I believed it, and I embraced it.

Chris Gardner, entrepreneur

But at the same time, the commonplace statement about them is true: every character is the hero of his own story. Each has a justification for his actions that is convincing to him. It's fun to give these people voices.

Thomas Perry, musician

Just remember, you're never too old to have a hero.

Chris Gardner, entrepreneur

One trophy is good, but two are better. That way, when a hero wears his medals on his chest, at least his steps are level as he walks by.

Johan Cruyff, footballer

You can't think that you're playing a villain, or you'll end up with a cartoon. You have to think about him as a person and a hero.

Tom Berenger, actor

I thought that Donald Trump's ascendancy would end when he attacked John McCain, saying he's not a war hero. I found that shocking, for him to say that.

Cory Booker, senator

My Daddy was my hero. He was always there for me when I needed him. He listened to me and taught me so many things. But most of all he was fun.

Bindi Irwin, celebrity

Who's my hero? That's a great question... Well, I think my dad is my hero, because he's someone I look up to every day.

Tom Brady, american football player

My favorite book is anything by Kurt Vonnegut - he's my literary hero. I got to meet him several times, which was a great thrill for me. I don't really remember what we talked about.

Steven Wright, comedian

The opportunities for heroism are limited in this kind of world: the most people can do is sometimes not to be as weak as they've been at other times.

Angus Wilson, novelist

I must admit to being greatly influenced by Joseph Campbell's The Hero With a Thousand Faces.

Norman Spinrad, author

I like stories of the classic hero, of good versus evil, the ones in which the good guys wear white and the bad guys wear black... and I love a good sword fight.

Simon Sinek, author

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