Read some inspirational quotes said by Christopher Reeve.
Christopher Reeve was an American actor and director, most popular for playing the character in the film Superman in 1978. He was born on 25 September 1952 in New York City. At the age of nine, he discovered his passion for acting.
Following his acclaimed performances in Superman and Superman II, he later appeared in such critically successful films as The Bostonians (1984), Street Smarts (1987), and The Remains of the Day (1993), and in the fifth of July plays on Broadway and in the plays Fifth of July on Broadway and The Aspern Papers in London’s West End.
In 1995, Reeve broke his neck after being thrown from a horse during an equestrian competition in Culpeper, Virginia. The injury left him paralyzed below the shoulders, and he used a wheelchair and ventilator for the rest of his life.
But he returned to creative work as a director made the film Glooming (1997) from his wheelchair and starred in the television remake of Rear Window (1998). During his career, Reeve received a BAFTA Award, Screen Actors Guild Award, Emmy Award, and Grammy Award. Reeve died on 10 October 2004, 15 days after his 52nd birthday.
Inspiring Quotes by Christopher Reeve
1. “A hero is an ordinary individual who finds the strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles.” ― Christopher Reeve
2. “Don’t give up. Don’t lose hope. Don’t sell out.” ― Christopher Reeve
3. “Either you decide to stay in the shallow end of the pool or you go out in the ocean.” ― Christopher Reeve
4. “A hero is someone who, in spite of weakness, doubt or not always knowing the answers, goes ahead and overcomes anyway.” ― Christopher Reeve
5. “Success is finding satisfaction in giving a little more than you take.” ― Christopher Reeve
6. “What makes Superman a hero is not that he has power, but that he has the wisdom and the maturity to use the power wisely.” ― Christopher Reeve
7. “Your body is not who you are. The mind and spirit transcend the body.” ― Christopher Reeve
8. “Never accept ultimatums, conventional wisdom, or absolutes.” ― Christopher Reeve
9. “You’ve got to give more than you take.” ― Christopher Reeve
10. “You should take some responsibility for the way you present yourself. But you should not be hung up on your looks, whether you are ugly or handsome, because it isn’t an achievement.” ― Christopher Reeve
11. “To be able to feel the lightest touch really is a gift.” ― Christopher Reeve
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