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Some people hear their own inner voices with great clearness. And they live by what they hear. Such people become crazy... or they become legend.
Legend remains victorious in spite of history.
When people see a legend, they call it a legend. But to be a legend, it's a lot of hard work and patience. You can't play for five or ten years and be a legend. It takes longer than that.
The unreal is more powerful than the real, because nothing is as perfect as you can imagine it, because it's only intangible ideas, concepts, beliefs, fantasies that last. Stone crumbles, wood rots. People, well, they die. But things as fragile as a thought, a dream, a legend, they can go on and on.
I won't be a rock star. I will be a legend.
Soon silence will have passed into legend. Man has turned his back on silence. Day after day he invents machines and devices that increase noise and distract humanity from the essence of life, contemplation, meditation.
Now, I think that I should have known that he was magic all along. I did know it - but I should have guessed that it would be too much to ask to grow old with and see our children grow up together. So now, he is a legend when he would have preferred to be a man.
My mom keeps me going, man. She deserves such a good life. I just wanna give it to her. My dad, too. My family, my friends, they keep me motivated. Just knowing my personal legend, just knowing what I'm supposed to do, that keeps me going.
I cannot improve on those spoken for many years by a true legend who preceded me at CBS News. He would say, simply, 'good night, and good luck.'
Some people call me a legend and the last of the greats, and I appreciate it.
In football, the hero and legend status is given out far too easily for me.
If I get to be a legend, I've achieved my goal.
I know what I've done for music, but don't call me a legend. Just call me Miles Davis.
I can't be a legend yet. I'm not dead.
Maynard James Keenan
To be a legend, you've either got to be dead or excessively old!
I read H.P. Lovecraft. I also like Sword and Sorcery stuff, Arthurian legend.
I followed someone who had very large shoes. He had very large shoes. Mr. J. R. D. Tata. He was a legend in the Indian business community. He had been at the helm of the Tata organization for 50 years. You were almost starting to think he was going to be there forever.
I'm first and foremost a writer. I followed my personal legend, my childhood dream of becoming a writer, but I can't say why I'm one.
He will be beginning a brand new chapter in the Michael Jackson legend.
I think that we need mythology. We need a bedrock of story and legend in order to live our lives coherently.
Maitake mushrooms are known in Japan as 'the dancing mushroom.' According to a Japanese legend, a group of Buddhist nuns and woodcutters met on a mountain trail, where they discovered a fruiting of maitake mushrooms emerging from the forest floor. Rejoicing at their discovery of this delicious mushroom, they danced to celebrate.
If I'm such a legend, then why am I so lonely? Let me tell you, legends are all very well if you've got somebody around who loves you.
Whether looking at pop music, hip-hop or R&B, it's rare to find an artist who hasn't been touched or affected by the power and soul of gospel music. In fact, many of today's popular artists such as Whitney Houston, John Legend, and Katy Perry started their careers in the church choir.
I may be a living legend, but that sure don't help when I've got to change a flat tire.
A legend is an old man with a cane known for what he used to do. I'm still doing it.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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