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30 Quotes About Heroes And Being A Hero

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February 21st, 2020   |   Updated on June 28th, 2022

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


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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