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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

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We can be heroes just for one day

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

English Proverbs,

True courage is not the brutal force of vulgar heroes, but the firm resolve of virtue and reason.

Alfred North Whitehead, mathematician

How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes! A Poet and Hero to Remember

Maya Angelou, poet

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

True heroism is remarkably sober, very undramatic. It is not the urge to surpass all others at whatever cost, but the urge to serve others, at whatever cost.

Arthur Ashe, athlete

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

Roy Thompson,

Nurture your minds with great thoughts. To believe in the heroic makes heroes.

Benjamin Disraeli, prime minister

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

Bob Dylan, singer songwriter

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

You cannot be a hero without being a coward.

George Bernard Shaw, dramatist

My heroes are people like Picasso and Miro and people who at last really reach something in their old age, which they absolutely couldn't ever have done in their youth.

Robert Wyatt, musician

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

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

Will Rogers, actor

A hero is someone right who doesn't change.

George Foreman, athlete

The hero draws inspiration from the virtue of his ancestors.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, writer

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

Michael Jordan, basketball player

We invoke the sacrifices of our fallen heroes in the abstract, but we seldom take time to thank them individually.

Rahm Emanuel, politician

The heroes of Flight 93 won the first battle in the War on Terror, and they should never be forgotten.

Jim Ramstad, politician

What is a society without a heroic dimension?

Jean Baudrillard, sociologist

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

May Sarton, poet

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

Helen Hayes, actress

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

Those who kept their sanity and humanity intact in the face of awful adversity. Heroes named and unnamed, some known only to God.

Silvia Cartwright, statesman

There are heroes in evil as well as in good.

Francois de la Rochefoucauld, writer

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,

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


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

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

H. L. Mencken, writer

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


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

Jean-Jacques Rousseau, philosopher

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

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

Jean Paul, author

I asked him a number of questions and I got some very interesting answers. Ken's heroes, according to Christopher, would be people like John Wayne, of course.

Stacy Keach, actor

We will never forget the passengers of Flight 93, who courageously confronted the terrorists, defeating another planned attack on America. They are the heroes for our times.

Bob Taft, politician

But protagonists are protagonists and heroes are heroes.

David Baldacci, novelist

A zeal for the defence of their country led these heroes to the scene of action, though with a few men to attack a powerful army of experienced warriors.

Daniel Boone, explorer

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

Benjamin Disraeli, prime minister

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

Samuel Johnson, author

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

As much as I converse with sages and heroes, they have very little of my love and admiration. I long for rural and domestic scene, for the warbling of birds and the prattling of my children

John Adams, president

What is a hero without love for mankind.

Doris Lessing, writer

There's no excuse for the young people not knowing who the heroes and heroines are or were.

Nina Simone, musician

The only lesson to extract from any civil war is that it's pointless and futile and ugly, and that there is nothing glamorous or heroic about it. There are heroes, but the causes are never heroic.

Anthony Minghella, director

Heroes are ordinary people who make themselves extraordinary.

Gerard Way, singer

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

Victor Hugo, author

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

Thomas Carlyle, philosopher

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

Henry Miller, 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,

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

When leaders take back power, when they act as heroes and saviors, they end up exhausted, overwhelmed, and deeply stressed.

Margaret J. Wheatley, writer

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

Calvin Coolidge, president

I've spent several years in Hollywood, and I still think the movie heroes are in the audience.

Wilson Mizner, dramatist

'Heroes' really changed the game for me in a way that nothing before it had.

Zachary Quinto, actor

There are new words now that excuse everybody. Give me the good old days of heroes and villains, the people you can bravo or hiss. There was a truth to them that all the slick credulity of today cannot touch.

Bette Davis, actress

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

As a rule, all heroism is due to a lack of reflection, and thus it is necessary to maintain a mass of imbeciles. If they once understand themselves the ruling men will be lost.

Ernest Renan, philosopher

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

The prudent see only the difficulties, the bold only the advantages, of a great enterprise; the hero sees both; diminishes the former and makes the latter preponderate, and so conquers.

Johann Kaspar Lavater, theologian

We like our archetypes and heroes to be what they are at face value. And life doesn't work out like that.

Laura Dern,

Without heroes, we are all plain people and don't know how far we can go.

Bernard Malamud, novelist

Perfect heroines, like perfect heroes, aren't relatable, and if you can't put yourself in the protagonist's shoes, not only will they not inspire you, but the book will be pretty boring.

Cassandra Clare, author

There's something so accessible about heroes who have faults.

Laura Dern,

And thus it was that I started to wonder why Robert Burns is so important to us. We have other poets, and other writers, and other heroes, yet we do not afford them the veneration that we afford to Robert Burns.

Len G. Murray, lawyer

The world is moved along not only by the mighty shoves of its heroes, but also by the aggregate of the tiny pushes of each honest worker.

Helen Keller, author

I was never able to write seriously about heroes because I was very aware that I was not one and that in my background there was not this heroic thing.

Robert Sheckley, author

Societies need heroes. So we travel to places where the revisionists cannot dismantle the great.

David Gemmell, author

I'm quite influenced in this by one of my heroes, Montaigne, who thought a man's real task was to render as honest an account of himself as he could.

Robert Sheckley, author

The best thing I did was to choose the right heroes.

Warren Buffett, business magnate

Great occasions do not make heroes or cowards; they simply unveil them to the eyes of men. Silently and imperceptibly, as we wake or sleep, we grow strong or weak; and at last some crisis shows what we have become.

Brooke Foss Westcott, theologian

Heroes may not be braver than anyone else. They're just braver five minutes longer.

Ronald Reagan, president

As a boy I used to go to the Chamber of Horrors at the annual fair, to look at the wax figures of Emperors and Kings, of heroes and murderers of the day. The dead now had that same unreality, which shocks without arousing pity.

Ernst Toller, playwright

And in a world without heroes, as the movie trailer voice-over guy might say, the slightly awkward can be slightly cool.

Adam Brody, actor

I love milk so much! I make a point of drinking a glass of milk every day. So now anyone who did those milk ads with the milk mustaches, they're my heroes.

Natalie Portman, actress

This beautiful, messy, wonderful and volatile world of ours needs more heroes.

Robin S. Sharma, author

All of my heroes, like Dali, are people who pioneered various forms of cinema.

Marilyn Manson, musician

In every man the memory of the struggles and the heroes of the past is alive. But these memories are not incompatible with the desire for peace in the future.

Gustav Stresemann, politician

From Jesse James to Charles Manson, the media, since their inception, have turned criminals into folk heroes.

Marilyn Manson, musician

The heroes of our youth grow old - 'the boys of summer in their ruin,' in Dylan Thomas's verse - yet we seem the same.

John Thorn, historian

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

Bullfighters are Seville's heroes.

Paz Vega, actress

Hard times don't create heroes. It is during the hard times when the 'hero' within us is revealed.

Bob Riley, politician

What with making their way and enjoying what they have won, heroes have no time to think. But the sons of heroes - ah, they have all the necessary leisure.

Aldous Huxley, novelist

Oklahomans value our children and our seniors. Oklahomans value traditions of faith. Oklahomans value our heroes, our veterans. Oklahomans value innovation and the creative arts.

Brad Henry, politician

Our heroes are fighting to bring stability to the Middle East, and they have put pressure on all of the tyrannies of the Middle East. They have taken a stand against tyranny, against terrorists, and for the prospect of decent societies throughout that region.

Orrin Hatch, politician

What we're doing with Band of Brothers is trying to put it into human terms, so it is not just a flickering, black and white myth on a screen, it is a resonant story. I want the audience to recognize themselves in these men. They're not just mythic heroes.

Tom Hanks, actor

What I want to bring back to superheroes with this project is a sense of play. Things have gotten so dreary. The heroes have gotten so ugly that even their muscles have muscles.

Frank Miller, artist

My heroes are the camera crew and the electricians. They work such long hours.

Adam Baldwin, actor

We were like heroes, to stand there and observe the police, and the police were scared to move upon us.

Bobby Seale, activist

I'm too shy, really to be able to hang out with my heroes for too long.

Michelle Shocked, musician

Over all our happy country - over all our Nation spread, Is a band of noble heroes - is our Army of the Dead.

Will Carleton,

We Americans are hard on almost everything. We are hard on our vehicles, our marriages and our heroes. Mostly, however, we are hard on ourselves.

Henry Rollins, musician

Heroes are those who can somehow resist the power of the situation and act out of noble motives, or behave in ways that do not demean others when they easily can.

Philip Zimbardo, psychologist

...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

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

Lawrence Durrell, writer

If you have a crisis, whether on a ship or wherever, there are heroes who rise above it.

Jerry Bruckheimer, producer

All my big heroes are literary, writers.

Henry Rollins, musician

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