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A hero is someone right who doesn't change.
No action hero is more closely associated with cars than James Bond.
It's hard to describe yourself as a hero - I just like to think of myself as a policeman. People can look to you like that, as a good guy who can help people.
You mustn't fall in love with your own hero.
For a lot of people, Superman is and has always been America's hero. He stands for what we believe is the best within us: limitless strength tempered by compassion, that can bear adversity and emerge stronger on the other side. He stands for what we all feel we would like to be able to stand for, when standing is hardest.
J. Michael Straczynski
I don't see myself as a hero because what I'm doing is self-interested: I don't want to live in a world where there's no privacy and therefore no room for intellectual exploration and creativity.
I read the Steve Jobs book, and that kind of changed everything. I've been, like, an Apple geek my whole life and have always seen him as a hero. But reading the book, and learning about how he built the company, and maintaining that corporate culture and all that, I think that influenced me a lot.
Everyone is necessarily the hero of his own life story.
A hero is somebody who voluntarily walks into the unknown.
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Dr. Martin Luther King is not a black hero. He is an American hero.
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.
The music of Hendrix wakes people up to their possibilities. It's more than just dreaming about being a guitar hero.
My biggest hero, Gregory Peck, was my birthday present on April 14, 1973. I just sat and stared at him.
So, it's cool that, yes, Hal Jordan is a superhero, but my character is a real-world hero in her own life.
A good novel tells us the truth about its hero; but a bad novel tells us the truth about its author.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
When you slip on a banana peel, people laugh at you; but when you tell people you slipped on a banana peel, it's your laugh. So you become the hero rather than the victim of the joke.
Luck is everything... My good luck in life was to be a really frightened person. I'm fortunate to be a coward, to have a low threshold of fear, because a hero couldn't make a good suspense film.
You only need to make one big score in finance to be a hero forever.
You cannot be a hero without being a coward.
George Bernard Shaw
The noir hero is a knight in blood caked armor. He's dirty and he does his best to deny the fact that he's a hero the whole time.
Man, in the collective sense, is the hero of science. Man, in the collective sense, is the hero of Earth.
Dickinson is my hero because she was a joker, because she would never explain, because as a poet she confronted pain, dread and death, and because she was capable of speaking of those matters with both levity and seriousness. She's my hero because she was a metaphysical adventurer.
The idol of today pushes the hero of yesterday out of our recollection; and will, in turn, be supplanted by his successor of tomorrow.
I think it's irresponsible when celebrities imply they're doing it all themselves. My son has aunties and uncles around all the time, and my husband is my hero. He's really full-on. I couldn't do it any other way.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
C. S. Lewis
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