B. R. Ambedkar - An epic is not made by piecing together a set of heroic lays, adjusting their discrepancies and making them into a continuous narrative.
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Lord Amherst - The balance of private good and general welfare is at the bottom of civilized morals; but the morals of the Heroic Age are founded on individuality, and on nothing else.
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Edmondo De Amicis - The Border Ballads, for instance, and the Robin Hood Ballads, clearly suppose a state of society which is nothing but a very circumscribed and not very important heroic age.
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Kingsley Amis - The reason can only be this: heroic poetry depends on an heroic age, and an age is heroic because of what it is, not because of what it does.
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Burt Bacharach - Myths and creeds are heroic struggles to comprehend the truth in the world.
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Jeremy Bulloch - Some days it is a heroic act just to refuse the paralysis of fear and straighten up and step into another day.
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Sandra Bullock - The simple act of caring is heroic.
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L. Sprague de Camp - The news of the open military help to Franco from Hitler and Mussolini, and the heroic resistance of the people of Madrid, Barcelona and the big cities fired a widespread wish to help the Republic and its people.
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Goran Ivanisevic - I don't really think of Odo as a heroic lead, but that's nice if you do.
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Patricia Richardson - What is a society without a heroic dimension?
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Anne Robinson - Mothers - especially single mothers - are heroic in their efforts to raise our nation's children, but men must also take responsibility for their children and recognize the impact they have on their families' well-being.
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- One of the rules I try to follow is that normal people are going to be involved even in heroic events.
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- He would still see it as his duty to shut up and get on with it, not cause any trouble. In our own time we've made a hero of the rebel, and it's more heroic to speak up.
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- When we quit thinking primarily about ourselves and our own self-preservation, we undergo a truly heroic transformation of consciousness.
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- In such misfortunes my Mother was of an heroic spirit, in suffering patiently when there was no remedy, and being industrious where she thought she could help.
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- In this watering-place I acted an heroic character, badly studied; and being a novice on such a stage, I forgot my part before a pair of lovely blue eyes.
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- Is it absurd to imagine that our social behavior, from amoeba to man, is also planned and dictated, from stored information, by the cells? And that the time has come for men to be entrusted with the task, through heroic efforts, of bringing life to other worlds?
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- I think there are good men and women in all decades. We've grown cynical. And look at what we do to all our heroes: Churchill, FDR, Kennedy, they all had affairs. But heroic things happen every day.
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- He lives out in Orchard Park. I mean, to be able to sit on the bench so patiently, for whatever part, and to be able to get up and do something, with such heroic competencies would be great.
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- The bands that wrote the big, heroic rock songs - I really wanted to make a record like that.
[ Bands Big Heroic Make Really Record Rock Songs Wanted Wrote]
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- Creating these messes that go from administration to administration and then you swoop in and clean them up - with that heroic Delta force - people not realizing that they were always there but doing different things than what we see them doing at the moment.
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- None meet life honestly and few heroically.
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- The most heroic word in all languages is revolution.
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- This, to me, is the ultimately heroic trait of ordinary people; they say no to the tyrant and they calmly take the consequences of this resistance.
[ Calmly Consequences Heroic Ordinary Resistance Say Take Trait Tyrant Ultimately]
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- Nurture your minds with great thoughts. To believe in the heroic makes heroes.
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- This year's Veterans Day celebration is especially significant as our country remains committed to fighting the War on Terror and as brave men and women are heroically defending our homeland.
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- Heroic people take risks to themselves to help others. There's nothing heroic about accepting $5 million to go out and run around chasing a ball, although you may show fortitude or those other qualities while you do it.
[ Accepting Although Around Ball Chasing Fortitude Go Help Heroic May Million Nothing Other Others Out Qualities Risks Run Show Take Themselves Those While]
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- He that can heroically endure adversity will bear prosperity with equal greatness of soul; for the mind that cannot be dejected by the former is not likely to be transported with the later.
[ Adversity Bear Cannot Dejected Endure Equal Former Greatness Heroically Later Likely Mind Prosperity Soul Transported Will]
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- But there are still only certain film genres where a woman can stand out, be heroic, be the centerpiece.
[ Certain Film Genres Heroic Only Out Stand Still Where Woman]
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- Winston Churchill aroused this nation in heroic fashion to save civilisation in World War Two. We have everything we need except political will, but political will is a renewable resource.
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- I think on some level, that's a fear that exists in everybody, that if we're tested, we won't make the courageous choice. We won't make the decision that would make us heroic. We make the decision that would reveal us to be all too human.
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- Failures to heroic minds are the stepping stones to success.
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- A hero cannot be a hero unless in a heroic world.
[ Cannot Hero Heroic Unless World]
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- The greatest obstacle to being heroic is the doubt whether one may not be going to prove one's self a fool; the truest heroism is to resist the doubt; and the profoundest wisdom, to know when it ought to be resisted, and when it be obeyed.
[ Being Doubt Fool Going Greatest Heroic Heroism Know May Obeyed Obstacle Ought Profoundest Prove Resist Resisted Self Truest Whether Wisdom]
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- But despite their heroic acts, the Vietnam Veterans of America continued to struggle to establish a combat badge in honor of these brave pilots and medics.
[ Acts America Badge Brave Combat Continued Despite Establish Heroic Honor Pilots Struggle Their These Veterans Vietnam]
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- It is impossible to strive for the heroic life. The title of hero is bestowed by the survivors upon the fallen, who themselves know nothing of heroism.
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- I've not seen in my lifetime any politician who is a heroic figure. The manipulation that all politicians use on one level or another is so transparent.
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- I like writing about women, weak and strong, pathetic and heroic. I like writing about men, ditto. And all the variants of men and women, beasts and demons.
[ Beasts Demons Heroic Men Pathetic Strong Variants Weak Women Writing]
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- I like the tradition of ordinary men in extraordinary circumstances and how they react to events which force them to be heroic in a way that is not in their natures.
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- In South America, I heard the 8th Symphony of Beethoven. And the young conductor thought, Beethoven must be heroic. But this is piece which shouldn't be heroic. And this was such a misunderstanding, such a deep misunderstanding.
[ America Beethoven Conductor Deep Heard Heroic Misunderstanding Must Piece South Such Symphony Thought Which Young]
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- Courtesy is a silver lining around the dark clouds of civilization; it is the best part of refinement and in many ways, an art of heroic beauty in the vast gallery of man's cruelty and baseness.
[ Around Art Baseness Beauty Best Civilization Clouds Courtesy Cruelty Dark Gallery Heroic Lining Man Many Part Refinement Silver Vast Ways]
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- Peace demands the most heroic labor and the most difficult sacrifice. It demands greater heroism than war. It demands greater fidelity to the truth and a much more perfect purity of conscience.
[ Conscience Demands Difficult Fidelity Greater Heroic Heroism Labor More Most Much Peace Perfect Purity Sacrifice Than Truth War]
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- The only lesson to extract from any civil war is that it's pointless and futile and ugly, and that there is nothing glamorous or heroic about it. There are heroes, but the causes are never heroic.
[ Any Causes Civil Extract Futile Glamorous Heroes Heroic Lesson Never Nothing Only Pointless Ugly War]
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- We don't relate to her too much because you don't want the heroic character to not be heroic.
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- The higher Greek poetry did not make up fictitious plots; its business was to express the heroic saga, the myths.
[ Business Did Express Fictitious Greek Heroic Higher Make Myths Plots Poetry Saga Up]
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- In the material sciences these are and have been, and are most surely likely to continue to be heroic days.
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- When it comes to the pinch, human beings are heroic.
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- The whole earth is the tomb of heroic men and their story is not given only on stone over their clay but abides everywhere without visible symbol woven into the stuff of other mens lives.
[ Abides Clay Earth Everywhere Given Heroic Into Lives Men Only Other Over Stone Story Stuff Symbol Their Tomb Visible Whole Without Woven]
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- Explore your mind, discover yourself, then give the best that is in you to your age and to your world. There are heroic possibilities waiting to be discovered in every person.
[ Age Best Discover Discovered Every Explore Give Heroic Mind Person Possibilities Then Waiting World Your Yourself]
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- The reason progress is slow is that we always expect other men to be the heroes and to live the heroic lives. But we all have hero stuff in us. In our sphere of life we can always live more heroically and triumphantly and grow in heroic stature.
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- Anyone can be heroic from time to time, but a gentleman is something you have to be all the time.
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- Believe me, 'tis a godlike thing to lend; to owe is a heroic virtue.
[ Believe Godlike Heroic Lend Owe Thing Tis Virtue]
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- That's what heroic stories do for us. They show us the way. They remind us of the good we are capable of.
[ Capable Good Heroic Remind Show Stories Us Way]
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- Democracy forever teases us with the contrast between its ideals and its realities, between its heroic possibilities and its sorry achievements.
[ Achievements Between Contrast Democracy Forever Heroic Ideals Possibilities Realities Sorry Teases Us]
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- Freedom requires no effort to enjoy but requires heroic efforts to preserve.
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- Teach you children poetry; it opens the mind, lends grace to wisdom and makes the heroic virtues hereditary.
[ Children Grace Hereditary Heroic Lends Makes Mind Opens Poetry Teach Virtues Wisdom]
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- I saw clearly how those who saved the state so heroically and courageously in the War of Independence would be capable of bringing a catastrophe upon it if they are given the chance in normal times.
[ Bringing Capable Catastrophe Chance Clearly Courageously Given Heroically How Independence Normal Saved Saw State Those Times Upon War Would]
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- I was never able to write seriously about heroes because I was very aware that I was not one and that in my background there was not this heroic thing.
[ Able Aware Background Because Heroes Heroic Never Seriously Thing Very Write]
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- One would like to be grand and heroic, if one could; but if not, why try at all? One wants to be very something, very great, very heroic; or if not that, then at least very stylish and very fashionable. It is this everlasting mediocrity that bores me.
[ Bores Could Everlasting Fashionable Grand Great Heroic Least Mediocrity Something Stylish Then Try Very Wants Why Would]
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- To be really great in little things, to be truly noble and heroic in the insipid details of everyday life, is a virtue so rare as to be worthy of canonization.
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- Thanks to the heroic sons and daughters of this country, who have paid sacrifices, we have been able to score a number of victories which are encouraging the nation-building process we are engaged in.
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- I admire Bruce Springsteen because he's a heroic person who has lots of integrity and has this incredible body of work that is so vital.
[ Admire Because Body Bruce Heroic Incredible Integrity Lots Person Springsteen Vital Work]
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