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Motivational Heroes Quotes

May these quotes about Heroes inspire and motivate you.

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

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

Not all Heroes wear capes.
- On an Apple Inc. "Genius Bar" T-shirt

Heroes act in spite of their fear,
while the rest of us act because of our fear.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


 

Genuine heroes - no batteries needed -
bring lots of open-mind and at least a little courage.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The world is moved along, not only
by the mighty shoves of its heroes,
but also by the aggregate of tiny pushes
of each honest worker.
- Helen Keller

My heroes are the ones who survived doing it wrong,
who made mistakes, but recovered from them.
- Bono


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The common denominator of our heroes
is that each set their own course.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

If you want to be heroic,
Don't emulate your heroes,
learn from them.
Heroes don't follow anyone,
they set their own course.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

True courage is not the brutal force of vulgar heroes,
but the firm resolve of virtue and reason.
- Alfred North Whitehead

The law has no power over heroes.
- Charlotte Lennox

Heroes do what the rest of us would do,
if only we had the courage.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Time makes heroes but dissolves celebrities.
- Daniel J. Boorstin

I was never able to write seriously about heroes because
I was very aware that I was not one and that in my
background there was not this heroic thing.
- Robert Sheckley

Oklahomans value our children and our seniors.
Oklahomans value traditions of faith.
Oklahomans value our heroes, our veterans.
Oklahomans value innovation and the creative arts.
- Brad Henry

What I want to bring back to superheroes with this
project is a sense of play.
Things have gotten so dreary.
The heroes have gotten so ugly that even their muscles have muscles.
- Frank Miller

How many famous and high-spirited heroes have lived a day too long?
- Jean Jacques Rousseau

When the heroes go off the stage, the clowns come on.
- Heinrich Heine

My heroes are the camera crew and the electricians.
They work such long hours.
- Adam Baldwin

I admire runners older than I - they are now my heroes.
I want to be like them as I grow older.
- Frank Shorter

Michael Mann's always been one of my heroes.
- Peter Berg

But the West did not last long enough.
Its folk myths and heroes became stage properties of
Hollywood before the poets had begun to get to work on them.
- Christopher Dawson

In every man the memory of the struggles and the heroes of the past is alive.
But these memories are not incompatible with the desire for peace in the future.
- Gustav Stresemann

I also try very hard to create characters -
both heroes and villains -
with psychological depth.
- Jeffery Deaver

Without heroes, we are all plain people and don't know how far we can go.
- Bernard Malamud

And I believe we need heroes, I believe we need certain
people who we can measure our own shortcomings by.
- Richard Attenborough

It's silly to say it about a tennis player,
but I'm an unbelievable hero in Germany.
And Germany needs heroes more than any place.
- Boris Becker

My heroes are people like Picasso and Miro and people
who at last really reach something in their old age,
which they absolutely couldn't ever have done in their youth.
- Robert Wyatt

It was just the thrill of a lifetime.
Brando and Hackman were two of my heroes.
- Richard Donner

If we mean to have heroes, statesmen and philosophers,
we should have learned women.
- Abigail Adams

What is our task? To make Britain a fit country for heroes to live in.
- David Lloyd George

On the one hand, the press, television,
and movies make heroes of vandals by calling them whiz kids.
- Ken Thompson

If you have a crisis, whether on a ship or wherever,
there are heroes who rise above it.
- Jerry Bruckheimer

Vietnam helped me realize who the true heroes really are in this world.
It's not the home-run hitters.
- Willie Stargell

Unhappy the land that is in need of heroes.
- Bertolt Brecht

Use heroes as a springboard for inquiry
into the identity and nature of admirably human qualities.
Do not judge heroes -
neither to put them unquestioningly on a pedestal
nor to unkindly probe their flaws.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

These heroes of finance are like beads on a string;
when one slips off,
all the rest follow.
- Henrik Ibsen

We were like heroes, to stand there and observe the police,
and the police were scared to move upon us.
- Bobby Seale

Heroes are not known by the loftiness of their carriage;
the greatest braggarts are generally the merest cowards.
- Jean Jacques Rousseau

The heroes of the present will retreat to the imitation they are anyhow.
- Charles Olson

My heroes were Dylan, John Lennon and Picasso,
because they each moved their particular medium forward,
and when they got to the point where they were comfortable,
they always moved on.
- John Hughes

We thank thee for this opportunity to show our love
for these heroes who have accomplished such wonders
for the beloved United States,
which was founded by noble and inspired men.
- Lorenzo Snow

Fighting is like champagne.
It goes to the heads of cowards as quickly as of heroes.
Any fool can be brave on a battlefield when it's be brave or else be killed.
- Margaret Mitchell

I'm too shy, really to be able to hang out with my heroes for too long.
- Michelle Shocked

Heroes are created by popular demand,
sometimes out of the scantiest materials,
or none at all.
- Gerald W. Johnson

In every age poets and social reformers have tried
to stimulate the people of their own time to a nobler
life by enchanting stories of the virtues of the heroes of old.
- Alfred Marshall

I pretty much grew up when punk was big in the UK.
The Sex Pistols were heroes for me.
I used to run around like Johnny Rotten.
I had a jacket like his.
- Gavin Rossdale

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is one of my personal heroes.
- Ken Salazar

A zeal for the defence of their country led these heroes to the scene of action,
though with a few men to attack a powerful army of experienced warriors.
- Daniel Boone

Heroes are those who can somehow resist the power of
the situation and act out of noble motives,
or behave in ways that do not demean others when they easily can.
- Philip Zimbardo

Our men and women in our armed forces are the real heroes in this conflict.
- Wayne Allard

Dean Martin is one of my heroes.
- Joe Mantegna

The heroes of our youth grow old - 'the boys of summer in their ruin,'
in Dylan Thomas's verse -
yet we seem the same.
- John Thorn

As you get older it is harder to have heroes,
but it is sort of necessary.
- Ernest Hemingway

I asked him a number of questions and I got some very interesting answers.
Ken's heroes, according to Christopher,
would be people like John Wayne, of course.
- Stacy Keach

I know the game wasn't a classic, but the night was
about more than that-it was about bringing back the
memories and raising money for former heroes who have
now fallen on hard times.
- David Ginola

At the Carter Center we work with victims of oppression,
and we give support to human rights heroes.
- Jimmy Carter

We can't all be heroes, because somebody has to sit
on the curb and applaud when they go by.
- Will Rogers

The heroes of Flight 93 won the first battle in the War on Terror,
and they should never be forgotten.
- Jim Ramstad

I think I'm a fan of people who were brave,
my aunt, my grandmother, those are my heroes.
- George Eads

Death, after all, is the common expectation from birth.
Neither heroes nor cowards can escape it.
- Ellis Peters

Just by luck, I picked good heroes to worship.
- Charles Kuralt

For as long as this nation has known war,
we have embraced the heroes it has produced.
- Jim Walsh

I'm quite influenced in this by one of my heroes,
Montaigne, who thought a man's real task was to render
as honest an account of himself as he could.
- Robert Sheckley

See, heroes never die.
John Wayne isn't dead, Elvis isn't dead.
Otherwise you don't have a hero.
You can't kill a hero.
That's why I never let him get older.
- Mickey Spillane

With any good story, you need the adversary,
the heroes and villains.
You need a good mixture to make it work.
- Phil Keoghan

My heroes are and were my parents.
I can't see having anyone else as my heroes.
- Michael Jordan

Some of my other heroes around that time were,
oddly enough, Frank Sinatra, Nat Cole and people like that -
I was always more inclined to listen to ballads.
- William Bell

Great heroes need great sorrows and burdens,
or half their greatness goes unnoticed.
- Peter S. Beagle

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

What I've learned is that it's okay to take from heroes,
such as Debussy, but it has to be filtered through
my own personality so that ultimately it's me.
- William Kraft


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