Heroism on command, senseless violence, and all the loathsome nonsense that goes by the name of patriotism - how passionately I hate them!
By : Albert Einstein
We're our own dragons as well as our own heroes, and we have to rescue ourselves from ourselves.
By : Tom Robbins
The Communist regime didn't consider this to be a shining moment in history and assigned no heroism to it. They classified it as merely an accident.
By : Kathryn Bigelow
The Border Ballads, for instance, and the Robin Hood Ballads, clearly suppose a state of society which is nothing but a very circumscribed and not very important heroic age.
By : Lascelles Abercrombie
If you're an underdog, mentally disabled, physically disabled, if you don't fit in, if you're not as pretty as the others, you can still be a hero.
By : Steve Guttenberg
I've spent several years in Hollywood, and I still think the movie heroes are in the audience.
By : Wilson Mizner
My friends and I took songwriting very, very seriously. My hero was and still is Bob Dylan, but also people like Leonard Cohen and Joni Mitchell and that whole generation.
By : Kazuo Ishiguro
The essence of a tragedy, or even of a serious play, is the spiritual awakening, or regeneration, of the hero.
By : Maxwell Anderson