There are no heroes in most of my stories. I look at our society with a critical eye and find nothing extraordinary in the people I see.

By : Naguib Mahfouz 0 Likes          


I've spent several years in Hollywood, and I still think the movie heroes are in the audience.

By : Wilson Mizner

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I think on some level, that's a fear that exists in everybody, that if we're tested, we won't make the courageous choice. We won't make the decision that would make us heroic. We make the decision that would reveal us to be all too human.

By : Bruce Greenwood

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In South America, I heard the 8th Symphony of Beethoven. And the young conductor thought, Beethoven must be heroic. But this is piece which shouldn't be heroic. And this was such a misunderstanding, such a deep misunderstanding.

By : Kurt Masur

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Too many children in foster care are falling through cracks. Be a hero, take the time learn about adoption today.

By : Bruce Willis

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Time makes heroes but dissolves celebrities.

By : Daniel J. Boorstin

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No hero is mortal till he dies.

By : W. H. Auden

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The only hero known to my childhood was Henry Clay.

By : Rebecca H. Davis

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In this watering-place I acted an heroic character, badly studied

By : Adelbert von Chamisso

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I think you just have to appreciate who you are and hopefully they can see what a superhero is about.

By : Lucy Liu

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

By : Frank Shorter

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You cannot be a hero without being a coward.

By : George Bernard Shaw

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I'm no hero. Heroes don't come back. Survivors return home. Heroes never come home. If anyone thinks I'm a hero, I'm not.

By : Bob Feller

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