The world's made up of individuals who don't want to be heroes.

By : Brian Moore 0 Likes          


In my books, women often solve the problem. Even if the woman is not the hero, she's a strong character. She does change the plot. She'll often rescue the male character from some situation.

By : Ken Follett

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Our heroes are fighting to bring stability to the Middle East, and they have put pressure on all of the tyrannies of the Middle East. They have taken a stand against tyranny, against terrorists, and for the prospect of decent societies throughout that region.

By : Orrin Hatch

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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.

By : Wally Schirra

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Dr. Martin Luther King is not a black hero. He is an American hero.

By : Morgan Freeman

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What we're doing with Band of Brothers is trying to put it into human terms, so it is not just a flickering, black and white myth on a screen, it is a resonant story. I want the audience to recognize themselves in these men. They're not just mythic heroes.

By : Tom Hanks

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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

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

By : Adrian Edmondson

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The greatest obstacle to being heroic is the doubt whether one may not be going to prove one's self a fool

By : Nathaniel Hawthorne

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You should never meet your heroes. Paul Newman... I was so excited about meeting him, but he turned up in shell suit bottoms, slippers, and a jumper. He was just so worn out and old, he wanted to go home.

By : Allan Carr

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It is better to be the widow of a hero than the wife of a coward.

By : Dolores Ibarruri

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

By : Derek Jeter

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Heroes can be sweet.

By : Oriana Fallaci

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