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The beauty of the soul shines out when a man bears with composure one heavy mischance after another, not because he does not feel them, but because he is a man of high and heroic temper (Quote by - Aristotle)

It is said that no man is a hero to his valet. That is because a hero can be recognized only by a hero. (Quote by - Goethe)

Show me a hero and I will write you a tragedy. (Quote by - F. Scott Fitzgerald)

Our heroes are people and people are flawed. Don`t let that taint the thing you love. (Quote by - Randy Milholland)

Only one who liberates himself from his psychological desires and fears indeed in truth qualify as liberation hero. (Quote by - Vellupillai Pirapakaran)

The savage bows down to idols of wood and stone, the civilized man to idols of flesh and blood. (Quote by - George Bernard Shaw)

One murder makes a villain, millions a hero. (Quote by - Bishop Beilby Porteus)

Ezra Pound idiosyncrasy on a monument. (Quote by - Randall Jarrell)

A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer. (Quote by - Ralph Waldo Emerson)

Only a handful of men and women leave an imprint on the conscience of a nation and on the history that they helped shape. (Quote by - Barack Obama)

The hero is valorous because he stands up to every threat directed against his values. Heroism requires value conflict. (Quote by - Andrew Bernstein)

A hero is a man who stands up manfully against his father and in the end victoriously overcomes him. (Quote by - Sigmund Freud)

History is not the story of heroes entirely. It is often the story of cruelty and injustice and shortsightedness. There are monsters, there is evil, there is betrayal. That's why people should read Shakespeare and Dickens as well as historythey will find the best, the worst, the height of noble attainment and the depths of depravity. (Quote by - David C. McCullough)

Heroes are created by popular demand, sometimes out of the scantiest materials . . . such as the apple that William Tell never shot, the ride that Paul Revere never finished, the flag that Barbara Frietchie never waved. (Quote by - Gerald Johnson)

The idol of to-day pushes the hero of yesterday out of our recollection, and will, in turn, be supplanted by his successor of to-morrow. (Quote by - Washington Irving)

It is surmounting difficulties that makes heroes. (Quote by - Louis Kossuth)

It doesn't take a hero to order men into battle. It takes a hero to be one of those men who goes into battle. (Quote by - Norman Schwarzkopf)

There are heroes in evil as well as in good. (Quote by - Francois Duc de la Rochefoucauld)

A hero is a man who does what he can. (Quote by - Romain Rolland)

In a truly heroic life there is no peradventure. It is always doing or dying. (Quote by - R. D. Hitchcock)

Nurture your mind with great thoughts; to believe in the heroic makes heroes (Quote by - Benjamin Disraeli)

In war the heroes always outnumber the soldiers ten to one. (Quote by - John Gay)

A hero is someone who understands the responsibility that comes with his freedom. (Quote by - Bob Dylan)

Worship of a hero is transcendent admiration of a great man. (Quote by - Thomas Carlyle)

Martyrs are needed to create incidents. Incidents are needed to create revolutions. Revolutions are needed to create progress. (Quote by - Chester Himes)

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