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He helps me every day to do my exercises. Siegfried told me once, 'The one who is a hero is the one who can hang on just one minute longer.'
Julius Caesar was an aristocrat who sided with the Roman people. He's not my hero, but he was one of a long line of what we'll call 'populares,' which were popular leaders who tried to institute these reforms that the people were fighting for.
Fidel Castro, whatever people may think of him, is a hero in Latin America, primarily because he stood up to the United States.
I like to say I'm not a hero.
Today's action hero, his skills are through technology. He can fly, he can throw a bolt of lightning, he can freeze people.
I have gone through so many examinations of what a hero is, between the World War II stuff and the astronaut stuff.
Personally, I think Julian Assange is a hero.
I have always found myself playing the hero, but I love villains. Villains have more fun.
I think Michael Moore is a hero.
Legolas is that kind of action elf who pouts a bit, stares off to the distance, and has a couple hero moments, killing with a lethal bow and arrow along the way.
Johnny Unitas was my hero.
Journalism is the protection between people and any sort of totalitarian rule. That's why my hero, admittedly a flawed one, is a journalist.
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.
As a person navigating the waters of public scrutiny, you are often unable to hold on to personal heroes or villains. Inevitably you will meet your hero, and he may turn out to be less than impressive, while your villain turns out to be the coolest cat you've ever met.
In the Indian film industry, especially those of us who are in mainstream cinema, we invariably play a typical hero's role. More often than not, we cater to the public perception. However, there is a latent desire in most actors to do a role where you can go all out and experiment.
Probably we'll think of Bush in years to come as an American hero.
I also love Mole, the unsung hero of reality programming.
The person I have admired the most in comedy terms would be Eric Morecambe, who is my total hero.
My dad is a writer, and to see him always in front of a typewriter gave me the inspiration to write. He was my idol, my hero. I wanted to be just like him.
My lifetime role model and hero is Freddie Mercury of Queen.
I am extremely proud and honoured to have beaten Pete's record as he was my childhood hero and I have always looked up to him.
Sometimes in movies, I still have to be the hero, but it's not all that important to me anymore.
I'm not sure I'll ever fully understand why some Christians get mad when we say that the ultimate hero in the Bible is not Noah, Abraham, Moses, David, Paul, etc... but Jesus.
Walt Disney was my great hero.
Lula da Silva was my hero when he was president. I Googled him so many times. The fact that he got 20 million people out of poverty... that happened by encouraging entrepreneurship, by supporting small business.
Leonardo da Vinci
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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