Heroes - Theme Quotes

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  • Created by: Amy Watts
  • Created on: 22-05-13 20:18


  • "We weren't heroes. We were only there" - Arthur
  • "I'm not a hero, of course, and I turn away in disgust" - Francis
  • "He was our champion" - Francis
  • "Silver Star hero"
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  • "the war no one wants to talk about"
  • "explodes like a ripe tomato"
  • "Not like the war movies at the Plymouth"
  • "I saw how young they were.. too young to shave"
  • "I went to war because I wanted to die"
  • "Poor boy"
  • "We weren't heroes. We were just there"
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  • "It would always be Nicole Renard"
  • "I silently pledged her my love and loyalty forever"
  • "I knelt like a knight at her feet"
  • "It's amazing how the heart makes no noise when it cracks"
  • "We love the things that make us evil"
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  • "The pale purity of her face reminded me of the statue of St Therese"
  • "We had discovered.. that the world was no longer a safe place"
  • "boys with apple cheeks. Too young to shave"
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Concealment and Revealment

  • "I was truely anonymous"
  • "Let me stay like this"
  • "There were dark hints that he'd 'gotten into trouble'"
  • "I just prayed for the man I'm going to kill"
  • "I wonder if I'll ever see her again"
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