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Heroes Quotes

I hope you find value in these encouraging quotes about Heroes.

No one was ever named "Hero" for following the crowd.
Heroes set their own course.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Related topics: Bold Choice Courage Adventure Positive Motivational Values Self

If you want to be heroic,
Don't emulate your heroes,
learn from them.
Heroes don't follow anyone,
they set their own course.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

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

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

 

Genuine heroes - no batteries needed -
bring lots of open-mind and at least a little courage.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The common denominator of our heroes
is that each set their own course.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Not all Heroes wear capes.
- On an Apple Inc. "Genius Bar" T-shirt

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Heroes act in spite of their fear,
while the rest of us act because of our fear.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

A hero may or may not lead other people,
but all heroes lead themselves.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The law has no power over heroes.
- Charlotte Lennox

Heroes do what the rest of us would do,
if only we had the courage.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Time makes heroes but dissolves celebrities.
- Daniel J. Boorstin

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

On the one hand, the press, television,
and movies make heroes of vandals by calling them whiz kids.
- Ken Thompson

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

Heroes are people who are all good with no bad in them.
That's the way I always saw Joe DiMaggio.
He was beyond question one of the greatest players of the century.
- Mickey Mantle

I identify with the Clint Eastwoods and Harrison Fords.
Those are my heroes.
- Barry Pepper

It's silly to say it about a tennis player,
but I'm an unbelievable hero in Germany.
And Germany needs heroes more than any place.
- Boris Becker

Our young people look up to us.
Let us not let them down.
Our young people need us.
Saving them will make heroes of us all.
- Gale Sayers

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

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

Our Nation must provide sufficient access to healthcare,
adequate benefits, and the supplemental resources our
veterans were promised and so dearly need.
We owe our heroes no less.
- Dan Lipinski

Once the state has been founded, there can no longer be any heroes.
They come on the scene only in uncivilized conditions.
- Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel

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

Great heroes need great sorrows and burdens,
or half their greatness goes unnoticed.
- Peter S. Beagle

Being around all the great names of the game at a young
age because they were my heroes;
the fact this meant so much to Canada.
It was just an incredible thing to be a part of.
- Marcel Dionne

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

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

Villains are very, very boring to do.
They're so much easier than heroes.
- Jeremy Brett

Joe Louis was one of my first heroes.
- Robert Goulet

Michael Mann's always been one of my heroes.
- Peter Berg

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

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

What is our task? To make Britain a fit country for heroes to live in.
- David Lloyd George

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

Women can't be afraid to look like action heroes.
It's not always pretty, but when it's on the screen,
it translates well to the audience.
- Victoria Pratt

Old myths, old gods, old heroes have never died.
They are only sleeping at the bottom of our mind,
waiting for our call.
We have need for them.
They represent the wisdom of our race.
- Stanley Kunitz

It was just the thrill of a lifetime.
Brando and Hackman were two of my heroes.
- Richard Donner

At the Carter Center we work with victims of oppression,
and we give support to human rights heroes.
- Jimmy Carter

I got my heroes secondhand, from television and movies,
to a certain extent.
- Brad Bird

These heroes of finance are like beads on a string;
when one slips off,
all the rest follow.
- Henrik Ibsen

For as long as this nation has known war,
we have embraced the heroes it has produced.
- Jim Walsh

I had both male and female heroes.
- Sally Ride

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

We thank thee for this opportunity to show our love
for these heroes who have accomplished such wonders
for the beloved United States,
which was founded by noble and inspired men.
- Lorenzo Snow

In every age poets and social reformers have tried
to stimulate the people of their own time to a nobler
life by enchanting stories of the virtues of the heroes of old.
- Alfred Marshall

Things were easier for the old novelists who saw people all of a piece.
Speaking generally, their heroes were good through and through,
their villains wholly bad.
- W. Somerset Maugham

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

I don't have any influences, any heroes,
it's just me.
- GG Allin

I pretty much grew up when punk was big in the UK.
The Sex Pistols were heroes for me.
I used to run around like Johnny Rotten.
I had a jacket like his.
- Gavin Rossdale

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

The real heroes were my good buddies who died during the battles.
- Ira Hayes

Dean Martin is one of my heroes.
- Joe Mantegna

Death, after all, is the common expectation from birth.
Neither heroes nor cowards can escape it.
- Ellis Peters

I never had any acting heroes.
I never really went to the theatre.
- Julie Walters

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

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

Books are those faithful mirrors that reflect to our
mind the minds of sages and heroes.
- Edward Gibbon

My heroes were Dylan, John Lennon and Picasso,
because they each moved their particular medium forward,
and when they got to the point where they were comfortable,
they always moved on.
- John Hughes

I know the game wasn't a classic, but the night was
about more than that-it was about bringing back the
memories and raising money for former heroes who have
now fallen on hard times.
- David Ginola

We all want heroes and we all want somebody to look up to.
- Stacie Orrico

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

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

Heroes, whatever high ideas we may have of them,
are mortal and not divine.
We are all as God made us and many of us much worse.
- John Osborne

You know, in my hometown of Hope, Arkansas,
the three sacred heroes were Jesus, Elvis,
and FDR, not necessarily in that order.
- Mike Huckabee

Our men and women in our armed forces are the real heroes in this conflict.
- Wayne Allard

There are no heroes in most of my stories.
I look at our society with a critical eye and find
nothing extraordinary in the people I see.
- Naguib Mahfouz

Heroes always make the right decision;
I find that seldom happens in my life.
- Judd Nelson

Heroes are created by popular demand,
sometimes out of the scantiest materials,
or none at all.
- Gerald W. Johnson

I thought it was such a unique concept to play parents
who happen to be super heroes and have a son who is
going through puberty and starting high school.
- Kelly Preston

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


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