Quotations About / On:
I'm a hero wid coward's legs, I'm a hero from the waist up.
(Spike Milligan (b. 1918), British comedian, humorous writer. Puckoon, ch. 2 (1963).)
The Americans are certainly hero-worshippers, and always take their heroes from the criminal classes.
(Oscar Wilde (1854-1900), Anglo-Irish playwright, author. Letter, April 19, 1882.)
Your real super hero is within because the real hero died on the Cross and rose again.
Without hesitation, I place Freud among the heroes. He dispossessed the Jewish people of the greatest and most influential of all heroesMoses.
(Salvador Dali (1904-1989), Spanish painter. Diary of a Genius, entry for May 11, 1957 (1966).)
My villain, my hero you mean. I always think of my murderers as my heroes.
(Samson Raphaelson (1896-1983), U.S. screenwriter, Alma Reville, screenwriter, Joan Harrison, screenwriter, and Alfred Hitchcock. Isobel Sedbusk (Auriol Lee), Suspicion (1941).
Mystery writer Isobel Sedbusk discusses her fictional characters at a dinner party.)
Don't dream as a hero and awaken as a coward.
(Hold yourself accountable. Don't compromise your strength.)
'A real hero is one who does much than much talks'.
(- - Pijush Biswas, Indian Poet, [12 July,1988])
I'm the hero and the villain.
It's not the mask that makes the hero.
(Danny the Dreamer Boyd, Random Quotes,06/26/2014.)
You don't need to be indestructible to be a hero.
(Danny the Dreamer Boyd, Random Quotes,05/25/2014.)