->''"Normal? Who wants to be normal?! If you're not a hero, you're a zero."''
-->-- '''Ben''', ''WesternAnimation/{{Ben 10}}''

->''"I'm glad I chose kickin' butt as a career."''
-->-- '''Tom Servo''', ''Series/MysteryScienceTheater3000''

->''"Why? I'll tell you why! Because I'm brave! Because I crave adventure! Because I need to go where no bobcat has ever gone before! And because I'm a hero for crying out loud!"''
-->-- '''Bubsy''', ''WesternAnimation/{{Bubsy}}'' cartoon pilot

->''"If there is one thing I've learned it's that when destiny calls, you answer the phone!"''
-->-- '''Hiro''', ''Series/{{Heroes}}''

->''"[[FullNameBasis John Freeman]] who was [[VideoGame/HalfLife Gordon Freeman's]] brother was one day in an office typing on a computer. He got an email from his brother that said that [[AliensAndMonsters aliens and monsters]] were attacking his place and asked him for help so he went."''

-> "What's your dream? To become First, is it?"
-> "No. To become a hero."
-->--Director Lazard and Zack Fair, ''VideoGame/CrisisCore''

->'''Sherlock:''' Seen a bit of trouble too, I bet.\\
'''John:''' Of course, yes. Enough for a lifetime, far too much.\\
'''Sherlock:''' Want to see some more?\\
'''John:''' Oh ''God'' yes.
-->-- ''Series/{{Sherlock}}'', "A Study in Pink"

-> "The Kool-Aid Guy tells you the timeless conflict between
->the forces of the Jello (the good guys) and the Spam (the bad
->guys) is beginning once again, and that only you, the legendary
->hero, can defeat the forces of the Spam. Dullard thinks this is
->cool because he always wanted to be a legendary hero."
-->--Fritz Fraundorf, [[http://serpent231.tripod.com/beath.txt Beath of Flams]]

->'''Finn:''' You know what ''time'' it is, buddy?\\
'''Jake:''' [[TitleDrop Aaaad-VENTURE TIME??]]\\
'''Finn:''' ''[[HandshakeSubstitute (fist bump)]]'' ''YEAH'', MAN!

->''He chose us to save the world. I say we do it.''
-->--'''Jason''', ''Series/MightyMorphinPowerRangers''

->'''Dr Erskine:''' I can only offer you a chance.\\
'''Steve Rogers:''' I'll take it!
-->-- ''Film/CaptainAmericaTheFirstAvenger''

->'''Dave:''' You think they'll come?\\
'''Mindy:''' These comic book geeks have been waiting their whole lives for a call like this. They'll come.

->One can persuade brave people to participate in an action by representing it as being more dangerous than it is.
-->'''Friedrich Nietzsche'''

->''"Ring, ring! Who is it? ''Destiny?'' I've been expecting your call."''
-->-- '''Rhino''', ''Disney/{{Bolt}}''

->''I wanna' be a hero! [Heeeeero...]''
->''Pokemon Advance! [I'm on my way!]''
->''I wanna' be a hero! [Heeeeero...]''
->''Give me just one chance!''
->''And the future will decide,''
->''If there's a hero buried deep insiiiiiide.''
->''I wanna' be a hero!''
-->-- [[Anime/{{Pokemon}} Pokemon Advance theme song]]

->"No one fights monsters from another world because a friend asked them [to]. The members of [[VideoGame/{{Persona 3}} SEES]] all had their reasons. Yukari wanted to find out the truth about her father. Jumpei wanted to become a hero. Akihiko wanted to become stronger. Mitsuru wanted to solve the problem her family created."
-->-- '''Minato''', in the fic ''[[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/10722406/34/New-Beginnings New Beginnings]]''