"It is more than just a problem... Are you so stupid you do not see it? Do you not have a better reason, such as being from a heroic lineage, or being level 100,000,000? Normal people usually have, you know, real reasons to believe they can defeat their enemies."
— Rozalin, Disgaea 2: Cursed Memories
Cabbage: Listen, my son. The men of our family have been legendary heroes for generations.
Cucumber: ...but you're not a—
Cabbage: SO IT SKIPS A GENERATION HERE AND THERE!
"All along it has been Firestar's kin who have carried the hope of the Clans in their paws."
— Spottedleaf, Warrior Cats: The Last Hope
I think I've found what it is I don't like about Fable: it's inherently fascist. "Heroism", rather than a quality anyone can exhibit, is reduced to some kind of biological thing unique to a single genetic line of handsome white people.