Heroes & quotes

I have attached certain quotes to characters which I think fit their vibe.

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  • A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself.

  • A positive attitude causes a chain reaction of positive thoughts, events and outcomes. It is a catalyst and it sparks extraordinary results.

  • You can't relate to a superhero, to a superman, but you can identify with a real man who in times of crisis draws forth some extraordinary quality from within himself and triumphs but only after a struggle.

  • Before you can win, you have to believe you are worthy.

  • Life is a gift, and it offers us the privilege, opportunity, and responsibility to give something back by becoming more.

  • For every minute you remain angry, you give up sixty seconds of peace of mind.

  • There are no great limits to growth because there are no limits of human intelligence, imagination, and wonder.

  • If we listened to our intellect, we'd never have a love affair. We'd never have a friendship. We'd never go into business, because we'd be cynical. Well, that's nonsense. You've got to jump off cliffs all the time and build your wings on the way down.

  • Great achievement is usually born of great sacrifice, and is never the result of selfishness.

  • Death is like an arrow that is already in flight, and your life lasts only until it reaches you.

  • The secret of success is learning how to use pain and pleasure instead of having pain and pleasure use you. If you do that, you're in control of your life. If you don't, life controls you.

  • You don't need powers to be special.

  • A man should never neglect his family for business.

  • Whatever is begun in anger ends in shame.

  • As you grow older, you will discover that you have two hands, one for helping yourself, the other for helping others.

  • Willpower is the key to success. Successful people strive no matter what they feel by applying their will to overcome apathy, doubt or fear.

  • The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision.

  • I say what I want to say and do what I want to do. There's no in between. People will either love you for it or hate you for it.

  • The life of the dead is placed in the memory of the living.

  • Loneliness and the feeling of being unwanted is the most terrible poverty.

  • The mind, once expanded to the dimensions of larger ideas, never returns to its original size.

  • Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.

  • A wise man is superior to any insults which can be put upon him, and the best reply to unseemly behavior is patience and moderation.

  • Carry out a random act of kindness, with no expectation of reward, safe in the knowledge that one day someone might do the same for you.

  • Millions long for immortality who don't know what to do with themselves on a rainy Sunday afternoon.

  • Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.

  • Revenge is an act of passion; vengeance of justice. Injuries are revenged; crimes are avenged.

  • The teacher who is indeed wise does not bid you to enter the house of his wisdom but rather leads you to the threshold of your mind.

  • If I were dropped out of a plane into the ocean and told the nearest land was a thousand miles away, I'd still swim. And I'd despise the one who gave up.

  • Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.

  • True friends stab you in the front.

  • If I had no sense of humor, I would long ago have committed suicide.

  • Efforts and courage are not enough without purpose and direction.

  • Charm is a way of getting the answer yes without asking a clear question.

  • Remember when life's path is steep to keep your mind even.