Terms Of Service
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Terms Of Service
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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Heroes get remembered, but legends never die.
Sometimes legends make reality, and become more useful than the facts.
A lot of legends, a lot of people, have come before me. But this is my time.
Anytime you get action legends together, it has to be a classic.
They do not depend upon mere legends and myths. They are not predicated on the false conception that the Emperor is divine and that the Japanese people are superior to other races.
Texas is so wrapped up in myth and legend, it's hard to know what the state and its people are really about. Real Texans, raised on these myths and legends, sometimes become legends themselves.
Joe R. Lansdale
When the legends die, the dreams end; there is no more greatness.
Legends die hard. They survive as truth rarely does.
I feel lucky that I got to work with some of the big legends in town.
You know, legends are people like Haggard and Jones and Wills and Sinatra. Those people are legends. I'm just a young buck out here trying to keep in that same circle with the rest of 'em.
Whatever obstacle comes your way, you gotta be prepared to jump over it! And I think that's what separates the legends from the regular artists. It's all in how you manage that success, and how you deal with the controversy when it actually comes.
As a kid, I was obsessed with myths and legends and the haunting beauty of gothic stories.
There are great legends and great fighters in the history of Mexico, and there will be more to come.
Legends are all to do with the past and nothing to do with the present.
If I should get selected into the Hall of Fame, I'd be able to say 'thank you' to all the legends that are in the Hall of Fame. And also say thank you to my teammates, and also to all the fans. It's going to be like a dream come true.
Horrors, I believe, should be original - the use of common myths and legends being a weakening influence.
H. P. Lovecraft
I have nothing but respect for the Lakers. So many of their legends shaped who I am as a person and player.
One of the most popular games to watch on eSports is 'League of Legends,' a game that blends role-playing, managing resources and shouting at your friends. Again, if I had another thousand words, I might be able to scratch the surface of this game, but all you need to know is that gamers love to play it, and even more of them love to watch it.
Astronauts are like these mythic legends, but really, they are just regular people, people who wear chinos.
Sometimes legends find themselves remembered more for what they have not done than for their accomplishments. But those resume gaps can also help drive them to achieve even greater things in new arenas.
'American Horror' goes for a very specific kind of Seventies suburban downer ambience - 'Flowers in the Attic' paperbacks, Black Sabbath album covers and late-night flicks like 'Let's Scare Jessica to Death.' It even has 'Go Ask Alice'-era urban legends.
Harlem exists in retrospect, in the memory of grandparents or elderly cousins, those 'old-timers' ever ready with their geysers of remembered scenes. The legends of 'Black Mecca' are preserved in the glossy musicals of Times Square and in texts of virtually every kind.
Information and inspiration are everywhere... history, art, architecture, everything an illustrator needs. Europe is, after all, the land that has generated most of the enduring myths and legends of Western culture.
Legends are material to be moulded, and not facts to be recorded.
All the great legends are Templates for human behavior. I would define a myth as a story that has survived.
Marciano was an idol in a simpler era, when professional athletes were heroes and sportswriters were complicit in building legends rather than exposing them. To the public, all that really mattered was that Rocky had 49 wins in 49 fights and retired in 1956 as the undefeated heavyweight champion of the world.
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