Great heroes need great sorrows and burdens, or half their greatness goes unnoticed. It is all part of the fairy tale.
I am fated to journey hand in hand with my strange heroes and to survey the surging immensity of life, to survey it through the laughter that all can see and through the tears unseen and unknown by anyone.
We are all ordinary. We are all boring. We are all spectacular. We are all shy. We are all bold. We are all heroes. We are all helpless. It just depends on the day.
Dead people can be our heroes because they cant disappoint us later; they only improve over time, as we forget more and more about them.
To be heroic is to be courageous enough to die for something; to be inspirational is to be crazy enough to live a little.
I am of certain convinced that the greatest heroes are those who do their duty in the daily grind of domestic affairs whilst the world whirls as a maddening dreidel.
To assess the quality of thoughts of people, don't listen to their words, but watch their actions.
Using your talent, hobby or profession in a way that makes you contribute with something good to this world is truly the way to go.
That is why enemies can be great motivators. They serve as fuel for your fire.
The most unlucky generation is the one which couldn't produce a hero to look upto.
The more details, depth and thought you put into your ideas the more valuable they become.
Between natural ability and education choose natural ability, as it will keep you happy and will fetch you the glory sooner.
Someone needs to fight, someone needs to sacrifice, someone needs to inspire, someone needs to be a hero.
You cannot save the world without saving yourself, and to save yourself you need to show the world that it needs you more than you need it.
And who are you really, Tallis? Are you going to be the hero of Selkirk, rather than its monster? A promise of hope, rather than a warning of darker things to come?
In a room where people unanimously maintain a conspiracy of silence, one word of truth sounds like a pistol shot.
when you feel like hope is gone, look inside you and be strong and you'll finally see the truth- that hero lies in you.
We need not take refuge in supernatural gods to explain our saints and sages and heroes and statesmen, as if to explain our disbelief that mere unaided human beings could be that good or wise.
To quote French author François Mauriac, ‘Tell me what you read and I'll tell you who your are' is true enough, but I'd know you better if you told me what you reread.
Do not be so ridiculous, I can more easily find you someone else.” Gripping the bars of his prison so strongly that the bones of his knuckles showed prominently through his pale skin, the monster growled again, “I will have no other.” Nearing the end of his patience, Klaus demanded, “Why? Why are you being so impossible?” Turning to the diminutive creature beneath the blanket, he smiled nastily, his light red eyes gleaming, “Because he wants her.