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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.
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.
Journalism is the protection between people and any sort of totalitarian rule. That's why my hero, admittedly a flawed one, is a journalist.
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.
Pete Bethune is a hero in New Zealand. He's a hero worldwide to people who want to see the end of whaling.
The person I have admired the most in comedy terms would be Eric Morecambe, who is my total hero.
Johnny Unitas was my hero.
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.
Probably we'll think of Bush in years to come as an American hero.
I am a hero worshiper. I love the number one tennis player. I love the number one baseball player. I want to see those records broken.
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.
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.
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.
I also love Mole, the unsung hero of reality programming.
In Atlanta, with a large African-American population, Sosa is often considered a black man. In Miami and Los Angeles, with larger Hispanic populations, he is a Latino man, and the black label is rejected as robbing Hispanics of a hero.
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.
Before 'Local Hero,' I'd been knocking about Glasgow in rock bands, drinking too much and generally being 21. My opinion of actors was that they were straight and boring, so you see, I was completely unprepared for being one.
I have never regarded myself as a hero, but Tenzing undoubtedly was.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
C. S. Lewis
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