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Motivational Hero Quotes

May these quotes about Hero inspire and motivate you.

No one was ever named "Hero" for following the crowd.
Heroes set their own course.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Related topics: Bold Choice Courage Adventure Positive Motivational Values Self

A hero may or may not lead other people,
but all heroes lead themselves.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

A hero is an ordinary individual
who finds the strength to persevere
and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles.
- Christopher Reeve

Let today be the day that you choose
to become your own greatest Hero.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


 

I honor you, Hero, for you do not play to the crowd.
You play to your own soul.
An audience of one fills the house with its appreciation and applause.
Others follow you, and may attempt to emulate you,
but that is not why you are a hero.
Fame may smile upon you, or it may not.
The world may cheer your name, or you may be the unknown warrior
who rescued comrades in battle,
or taught a young girl how to shed tears of joy.
Whatever you did, you did not do for fame.
If you had, you would not be a Hero.
You are a Hero for your bold courageous inspired action.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Every hero becomes a bore at last.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

A hero is no braver than an ordinary man,
but he is brave five minutes longer.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson


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A hero is someone who has given his life to
something bigger than himself
or something other than himself.
- Joseph Campbell

Hero needed - apply now -
open minded independent thinker -
courage preferred.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Welcome the conquering Hero -
and recognize that the Hero is... ourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

As soon as someone is identified as an unsung hero,
he no longer is.
- George Carlin

Self confident independent thinker -
sounds like the makings of a hero.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

You only need to make one big score in finance to be a hero forever.
- Merton Miller

Sometimes in movies, I still have to be the hero,
but it's not all that important to me anymore.
- Dennis Quaid

My biggest hero, Gregory Peck, was my birthday present on April 14,
1973.
I just sat and stared at him.
- Loretta Lynn

Be Your Own Personal Greatest Hero.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

John Barry was my hero when I was about 13.
His scores to the James Bond movies were the scores of my life back then.
- Carter Burwell

I'm a hero with coward's legs.
- Spike Milligan

I saw some war heroes...
John Kerry is not a war hero.
He couldn't tie the shoes of some of the people in Coastal Division 11.
- John O'Neill

A good novel tells us the truth about its hero;
but a bad novel tells us the truth about its author.
- Gilbert K. Chesterton

I want to be a hero, a small and good kind of hero,
even though I know heroes have very short lives.
- Boris Becker

A hero has faced it all: he need not be undefeated,
but he must be undaunted.
- Andrew Bernstein

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.'
- Roy Horn

A man who kills on his own is a murderer.
A man who kills at his government's request is a national hero.
- Ramman Kenoun

I think "Hero" is not a real martial arts movie;
it is not about violence,
or formula.
- Jet Li

It doesn't take a hero to order men into battle.
It takes a hero to be one of those men who goes into battle.
- Norman Schwarzkopf

A boy doesn't have to go to war to be a hero;
he can say he doesn't like pie when he sees there isn't enough to go around.
- Edgar Watson Howe

Everyone is necessarily the hero of his own life story.
- John Barth

This thing of being a hero, about the main thing to
it is to know when to die.
- Will Rogers

The dynamic is extremely similar to Gremlins and the hero is very similar,
plus the small town atmosphere.
It really is in a way the third Gremlins movie.
- Joe Dante

What is a hero without love for mankind.
- Doris Lessing

I'm immensely grateful for the precious gift my mother has given me.
She is my hero today and every day.
- Steven Cojocaru

Journalism is the protection between people and any
sort of totalitarian rule.
That's why my hero, admittedly a flawed one,
is a journalist.
- Andrew Vachss

I've never played a hero before so I jumped at the chance.
- Adrian Edmondson

It feels wonderful to be go back to the 1940s and recreate
the whole era through my clothes,
voice and body language.
I am tired of playing the larger-than-life hero.
- Akshay Kumar

My one ambition is to play a hero.
- Sessue Hayakawa

These manly sentiments, in private life,
make good citizens; in public life, the patriot and the hero.
- James Otis

Having the Stitch character, the villain that becomes a hero,
coming from outer space, it took a very difficult and
complex story and put it into a simpler,
kinder time.
- Tia Carrere

He who seldom speaks, and with one calm well-timed
word can strike dumb the loquacious,
is a genius or a hero.
- Johann Kaspar Lavater

When my grandfather died, I started adopting some of his accents,
to sort of remind myself of him.
A homage.
He was a war hero, and he was really great with his hands.
- Gavin DeGraw

Joe is the hero and Sammy is the sidekick.
That's how I feel about it.
- Michael Chabon

Walt Disney was my great hero.
- Stanislav Grof

Always the heavy and never the hero -
that's me.
- Leonard Warren

My friends and I took songwriting very,
very seriously.
My hero was and still is Bob Dylan, but also people
like Leonard Cohen and Joni Mitchell and that whole generation.
- Kazuo Ishiguro

It's kind of ironic that the two sports with the greatest characters,
boxing and horse racing, have both been on the decline.
In both cases it's for the lack of a suitable hero.
- Dick Schaap

My hero wants to belong too, but he doesn't want to
give up all the things he came to value in the west.
- Orhan Pamuk

A hero cannot be a hero unless in a heroic world.
- Nathaniel Hawthorne

I must admit to being greatly influenced by Joseph
Campbell's The Hero With a Thousand Faces.
- Norman Spinrad

In order to master the unruly torrent of life the learned man meditates,
the poet quivers, and the political hero erects the fortress of his will.
- Jose Ortega y Gasset

Perfectionism becomes a badge of honor with you playing
the part of the suffering hero.
- David D. Burns

I remember seeing war hero Jimmy Doolittle fly a Gee Bee racer there.
He was my childhood hero.
Many years later, I was lucky enough to go hunting with him.
- Wally Schirra

HERO is a combination of my personal feeling and the commercialism.
- Zhang Yimou

I am not a hero but the brave men who died deserved this honor.
- Ira Hayes

One must think like a hero to behave like a merely decent human being.
- May Sarton

My father was absent and he was a hero to me.
- Greta Scacchi

Genius, scholar, and war hero though he is,
you have to admit - or maybe you should think about admitting -
that George Bush might have rushed things a little in invading Iraq.
- Alan Colmes

I think of a hero as someone who understands the degree
of responsibility that comes with his freedom.
- Bob Dylan

The logical man must either deny all miracles or none,
and our American Indian myths and hero stories are perhaps,
in themselves, quite as credible as those of the Hebrews of old.
- Charles Eastman

He would still see it as his duty to shut up and get on with it,
not cause any trouble.
In our own time we've made a hero of the rebel,
and it's more heroic to speak up.
- Eddie Campbell

The only reason anyone ever called me a hero is because I get this paper,
here.
- Kyle Chandler

The only hero known to my childhood was Henry Clay.
- Rebecca H. Davis

A static hero is a public liability.
Progress grows out of motion.
- Richard E. Byrd

You can't think that you're playing a villain,
or you'll end up with a cartoon.
You have to think about him as a person and a hero.
- Tom Berenger

Probably we'll think of Bush in years to come as an American hero.
- Tommy Franks

One brave deed makes no hero.
- John Greenleaf Whittier

My hero's, my dreams, and my future lie in Yankee Stadium
and they can't take that from me.
- Derek Jeter

What really helps a guy to become an action hero today
is the directing of the movie.
All those fast cuts.
- Jean Claude Van Damme

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.
- Frank Miller

Freud was a hero.
He descended to the Underworld and met there stark terrors.
He carried with him his theory as a Medusa's head which
turned these terrors to stone.
- R. D. Laing

A hero is a man who does what he can.
- Romain Rolland

The suspense of a novel is not only in the reader,
but in the novelist, who is intensely curious about
what will happen to the hero.
- Mary McCarthy


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