Hero Stories / 17 posts found

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Perspectives on Hero Stories

by Kalinda Rose Stevenson
Perspectives on Hero Stories focuses on a particular type of story. An essential characteristic of a hero’s journey story is the change in perspective of a hero-to-be about his or her own identity and abilities.
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What Is the Definition of a Hero?

by Kalinda Rose Stevenson
The definition of “hero” is a question to be pondered. We live in a time when the word is used to apply to all kinds of people doing all kinds of actions. The question is: What are the essential characteristics of a hero?

Katharine Butler Hathaway Quote on Being Open to Change

by Kalinda Rose Stevenson
Katharine Butler Hathaway said this about being open to change.

Alan Cohen Courage Quote

by Kalinda Rose Stevenson
Alan Cohen says this about security, courage, change, and power.

The Matrix Quote about a Splinter in Your Mind

by Kalinda Rose Stevenson
In the Matrix, Morpheus gives this reason for a splinter in your mind.

Sister Kenny Courage Quote

by Kalinda Rose Stevenson
Sister Kenny says this about courage.

Gene Hackman Quote Hero or Coward

by Kalinda Rose Stevenson
Gene Hackman cites this difference between a hero and a coward.

Bob Dylan Quote about a Hero and Responsibility

by Kalinda Rose Stevenson
Bob Dylan describes a hero this way.

Nelson Mandela Quote on Courage

by Kalinda Rose Stevenson
Nelson Mandela defines courage in relationship to fear.

Elie Wiesel Quote on Silence

by Kalinda Rose Stevenson
Elie Wiesel gives this reason for taking sides.