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Quotations about Heroes


Heroes come in many forms - from the everyday heroes who make a difference in their communities to the legendary figures of mythology and folklore. They embody the best of humanity, standing up for justice, protecting the vulnerable, and displaying acts of bravery that defy the odds. In this compilation, we celebrate the spirit of heroism by presenting a collection of inspiring and uplifting quotations that capture the essence of these remarkable individuals. So, prepare to be inspired as we delve into the world of heroes and honour their indomitable spirit.

Even heroes deserve a good laugh! In this compilation, we present a collection of funny quotations about heroes. While heroism is often associated with bravery and seriousness, there are moments of humour and lightness that arise in the world of heroes. From amusing anecdotes about heroic mishaps to witty observations on the quirks and idiosyncrasies of heroes, these quotes offer a lighthearted perspective on the extraordinary individuals who capture our imaginations.

quotations about heroes

"Heroes don't get anything but dead." Laurell K. Hamilton (American author, 1963-)

"The important thing when you are going to do something brave is to have someone on hand to witness it." Michael Howard (English historian, 1922-)

"We can't all be heroes because someone has to sit on the curb and clap as they go by." Will Rogers (American actor and humorist, 1879-1935)

"How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes!" Maya Angelou (American writer, 1928-)

"In war, the heroes always outnumber the soldiers ten to one." H. L. Mencken (American journalist and literary critic, 1880-1956)

"Heroes aren't born – they're cornered. Oh, I was cornered, and I found out that I was no hero." James Belushi (American actor, 1954-)

"As soon as someone is identified as an unsung hero, he no longer is." George Carlin (American comedian, 1937-2008)

"Heroism is endurance for one moment more." George Kennan (American diplomat, 1904-2005)

"Show me a hero, and I will write you a tragedy." F. Scott Fitzgerald (American novelist, 1896-1940)

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