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30 Quotes About Heroes And Being A Hero

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February 21st, 2020   |   Updated on March 16th, 2020

1. “As you get older it is harder to have heroes, but it is sort of necessary.” ― Ernest Hemingway

Ernest Hemingway

 

2. “He did what heroes do after their work is accomplished; he died.” ― Leo Tolstoy

 

3. “A hero cannot be a hero unless in a heroic world.” ― Nathaniel Hawthorne

 

4. “To be a hero or a heroine, one must give an order to oneself.” ― Simone Weil

 

5. “A hero is somebody who voluntarily walks into the unknown.” ― Tom Hanks

 

6. “I have never regarded myself as a hero, but Tenzing undoubtedly was.” ― Edmund Hillary

 

7. “When I was growing up, I didn’t have a hometown hero.” ― Kawhi Leonard

 

8. “Every hero becomes a bore at last.” ― Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

9. “Aspire rather to be a hero than merely appear one.” ― Baltasar Gracian

 

10. “People are not born heroes or villains; they’re created by the people around them.” ― Chris Colfer




11. “You cannot be a hero without being a coward.” ― George Bernard Shaw

 

12. “Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.” ― Winston Churchill

 

13. “Show me a hero and I’ll write you a tragedy.” ― F. Scott Fitzgerald

 

14. “This thing of being a hero, about the main thing to it is to know when to die.” ― Will Rogers

 

15. “Perseverance is the act of true role models and heroes.“Liza Wiemer

 

16. “Muhammad Ali is a legend, a hero of mine.” ― Conor McGregor

 Conor McGregor

 

17. “Being a hero is about the shortest-lived profession on earth. Will Rogers

 

18. “But no man’s a hero to himself.” ― Ray Bradbury

 

19. “Heroes don’t exist. And if they did, I wouldn’t be one of them.” ― Brodi Ashton

 

20. “That’s why you can’t give up. Heroes don’t give up.” ― Kiera Cass

 

21. “Lou Reed was a hero because he was an anti-hero.” ― Tom Stoppard




22. “Because I was a tennis player, Billie Jean King was a hero of mine.” ― Sally Ride

 

23. “I have always been against the gangster as a hero.” ― Ruby Dee

 

24. “Heroes may not be braver than anyone else. They’re just braver 5 minutes longer.” ― Ronald Reagan

Ronald Reagan

 

25. “Heroes are made by the paths they choose, not the powers they are graced with.” ― Brodi Ashton

 

26. “Being a hero means ignoring how silly you feel.” ― Diana Wynne Jones

 

27. “There are no heroes…in life, the monsters win.” ― George R. R. Martin

George R. R. Martin

 

28. “Steven Spielberg was my childhood hero.” ― Rihanna




29. “All the heroes of tomorrow are the heretics of today.” ― Yip Harburg

 

30. “The ordinary man is involved in action, the hero acts. An immense difference.” ― Henry Miller