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Superheroes are fictional characters who possess extraordinary abilities.

Conventionally, superheroes use their powers to fight crime and protect people. They achieve such feats in ways that are beyond the capabilities of a normal person.

The first widely popular superhero was Superman, who first appeared in the 1938 June edition of 'Action Comics', issue one, and the oldest superhero is The Phantom who appeared in a 1936 newspaper comic strip. Since then, superheroes have become widely popular through comic strips, comic books, superhero movies, television, video games, and pop culture.

If you like what you read, then do check out our [inspirational Marvel quotes] and Captain America quotes as well!

Inspirational Superhero Quotes For Kids

Batman and Superman figure on cityscape background.

If you're looking for some super motivational quotes and superhero sayings, here are some inspirational superhero quotes for high school classrooms that even younger children will find interesting!

1. “I wear a mask, and that mask is not to hide who I am, but to create who I am.”

- Batman, Volume One, 254.

2. "Nobody has the right to kill...not you...not Superman. Especially not Superman."

- Superman, 'Man Of Steel'.

3. "Only the weak succumb to brutality."

- Superman, 'Kingdom Come'.

4. "There is a right and a wrong in this universe. And that distinction is not hard to make."

- Superman, 'Kingdom Come'.

5. “Violence doesn’t discriminate. It comes as cold and bracing as a winter breeze and it leaves you with a chill you can’t shake off.”

- 'Daredevil', 2003.

6. “The fate of your planet rests not in the hands of gods. It rests in the hands of mortals.”

- Thor, 'Thor'.

7. “But everybody’s story begins 'once upon a time,' and it’s up to us to cherish the time we’re given to ensure we live happily ever after.”

- Scarlet Witch, 'Avengers Fairy Tales', Volume One.

8. “Heroes are made by the path they choose, not the powers they are graced with.”

- 'Iron Man'.

9. "The greatest power on Earth is the magnificent power we all of us possess... the power of the human brain!"

- Professor X, 'X-Men'.

10. "The strength of this country isn’t in buildings of brick and steel. It’s in the hearts of those who have sworn to fight for its freedom!"

- 'Captain America'.

11. "You only have your thoughts and dreams ahead of you. You are someone. You mean something."

- 'Batman'.

12. "No man can win every battle, but no man should fall without a struggle."

- Spiderman, 'Amazing Spider-Man', Volume One.

13. "When you decide not to be afraid, you can find friends in super unexpected places."

- Ms. Marvel, 'Captain Marvel'.

14. “It’s never as bad as it seems. You’re much stronger than you think you are. Trust me.”

- Superman, 'Being Superman'.

15. “Life doesn’t give us purpose. We give life purpose.”

- 'The Flash'.

16. "The future is worth it. All the pain. All the tears. The future is worth the fight."

- 'Martian Manhunter', Volume Two.

Witty Superhero Quotes From Movies

Up for a good laugh? Then these hilarious and iconic quotes from the top superhero movies will crack you up instantly!

17. "Iron Man. That's kind of catchy. It's got a nice ring to it. I mean it's not technically accurate. The suit's a gold titanium alloy, but it's kind of provocative, the imagery anyway."

- Tony Stark, 'Iron Man,' 2008.

18. "Cats come when they feel like it. Not when they're told."

- Catwoman, 'Catwoman,' 2004.

19. "Hank Pym: Scott, I need you to be the Ant-Man.

Scott Lang: One question... Is it too late to change the name?"

- 'Ant-Man,' 2015.

20. "Peter Parker: I'm sick of Mr. Stark treating me like a kid.

Ned Leeds: But you are a kid.

Peter Parker: Yeah. A kid who can stop a bus with his bare hands."

- 'Spider-Man: Homecoming,' 2017.

21. "Hey, that light? At the end of the tunnel? Guess what? That's not heaven...That's the C train!"

- Daredevil, 'Daredevil,' 2003.

22. "I don't think we should be focusing on Loki. That guy's brain is a bag full of cats. You can smell crazy on him."

- Bruce Banner, 'The Avengers,' 2012.

23. "Lois: Um, um, would you like a glass of wine?

Superman: Uh, no, no thanks. I never drink when I fly."

- 'Superman,' 1978.

24. "A famous man once said, 'We create our own demons.' Who said that? What does that even mean? Doesn't matter. I said it 'cause he said it. So now, he was famous and that basically getting said by two well-known guys."

- Tony Stark, 'Iron Man 3,' 2013.

25. "Sometimes I wanna punch you in your perfect teeth. But I don't wanna see you gone. We need you, Cap."

- Tony Stark, 'Captain America: Civil War,' 2016.

26. "That thing doesn't obey the laws of physics at all!"

- Spider-Man, indicating to Captain America's shield, 'Captain America: Civil War,' 2016.

27. "Tony Stark: So, you're the Spiderling. Crime-fighting Spider. You're Spider-Boy?

Peter Parker: S-Spider-Man.

Tony Stark: Not in that onesie, you're not.

Peter Parker: It's not a onesie."

- 'Captain America: Civil War,' 2016.

28. "Okay, anybody on our side hiding any shocking and fantastic abilities they'd like to disclose? I'm open to suggestions."

- Iron Man, 'Captain America: Civil War,' 2016.

Inspirational Superhero Quotes From Movies

Famous heroes quotes from best superhero movies are not only funny; inspirational superhero quotes exist too and here's proof! Take a look at some inspirational superhero quotes for girls and boys.

29. "Remember, with great power comes great responsibility."

- Uncle Ben, 'Spider-Man,' 2002.

30. "I had my eyes opened. I came to realize that I had more to offer this world than just making things that blow up."

- Tony Stark, 'Iron Man,' 2008.

31. "Sometimes the truth isn't good enough, sometimes people deserve more. Sometimes people deserve to have their faith rewarded..."

- Batman, 'The Dark Knight,' 2008.

32. "I believe there's a hero in all of us, that keeps us honest, gives us strength, makes us noble. And finally allows us to die with pride. Even though sometimes we have to be steady and give up the thing we want the most, even our dreams."

- May Parker, 'Spider-Man 2,' 2004.

33. "A hero can be anyone, even a man doing something as simple and reassuring as putting a coat around a young boy's shoulders to let him know that the world hadn't ended."

- Batman, 'The Dark Knight Rises,' 2012.

34. "Someone must have ripped the "Q" section out of my dictionary, 'cause I don't know the meaning of the word "quit"!"

- Mr. Furious, 'Mystery Men,' 1999.

35. "Only love can save the world. So I stay. I fight, and I give... for the world I know can be. This is my mission, now. Forever."

- Diana Prince, 'Wonder Woman,' 2017.

36. "Why do we fall, sir? So that we can learn to pick ourselves up."

- Alfred Pennyworth, 'Batman Begins,' 2005.

37. "You can take away my home, take away my suits, all my tricks and toys, but one thing you can't take away - I am Iron Man."

- Tony Stark, 'Iron Man 3,' 2013.

38. "The answers you seek shall be yours, once I claim what is mine."

- Thor, 'Thor,' 2011.

39. "No, I know what it's like. To not live up to expectations. To feel like nothing that you do will ever be good enough."

- Hal Jordan, 'Green Lantern,' 2011.

40. " Just because someone stumbles and loses their path, doesn't mean they're lost forever."

- Charles Xavier, 'X-Men: Days Of Future Past,' 2014.

41. "No, it's like, no matter how bad things get, there's something good out there just over the horizon."

- Hal Jordan, 'Green Lantern,' 2011.

42. "...some men aren't looking for anything logical, like money. They can't be bought, bullied, reasoned, or negotiated with. Some men just want to watch the world burn."

- Alfred Pennyworth, 'The Dark Knight,' 2008.

43. “It's not who I am underneath, but what I do that defines me.”

- Batman, 'Batman Begins,' 2005.

44. “Sometimes you have to take a leap of faith first. The trust part comes later.”

- Jor-El, 'Man Of Steel,' 2013.

45. "Go in peace, my daughter. And remember that, in a world of ordinary mortals, you are a Wonder Woman."

- Queen Hippolyta, 'Wonder Woman,' 1975.

46. "For a true hero isn't measured by the size of his strength, but by the strength of his heart."

- Zeus, 'Hercules,' 1997.

47. "I named this island "Paradise" for an excellent reason. There are no men on it. Thus, it is free of their wars, their greed, their hostility, their... barbaric... masculine... behavior."

- Queen Hippolyta, 'Wonder Woman,' 1975.

48. "There's so much more to you than you know, not just pain and anger. There's good in you too, and you can harness all that. You have a power that no one can match, not even me."

- Professor Charles Xavier, 'X-Men: First Class,' 2011.

49. "The first lesson is, life doesn't give you seat-belts! Let's go!"

- Batman, 'The Lego Batman Movie,' 2017.

50. "I will fight - for those who cannot fight for themselves."

- Diana Prince, 'Wonder Woman,' 2017.

51. "As I was saying, I'm a woman and can't be taken for granted."

- Catwoman, 'Batman Returns,' 1992.

52. "This job... we try to save as many people as we can. Sometimes that doesn't mean everybody. But if we can't find a way to live with that, next time... maybe nobody gets saved."

- Steve Rogers,  'Captain America: Civil War,' 2016.

53. "Vengeance has consumed you. It's consuming them. I'm done letting it consume me."

- T'Challa,  'Captain America: Civil War,' 2016.

54. "My faith's in people, I guess. Individuals. And I'm happy to say that, for the most part, they haven't let me down. Which is why I can't let them down either."

- Steve Rogers,  'Captain America: Civil War,' 2016.

55. "I don't want to kill anyone. I don't like bullies; I don't care where they're from."

- Steve Rogers, 'Captain America: The First Avenger,' 2011.

Famous Quotes About Superheroes

Here are some best superheroes-themed quotes because who wouldn't like a quote about superheroes?! Take a look at these awesome quotations about heroes.

56. “I think a hero is an ordinary individual who finds strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles.”

- Christopher Reeve.

57. "Especially in the world of fantasy and superheroes, it's great to have role models that aren't in skimpy little outfits, in impossible poses. That's so important for young women."

- Kelley Armstrong.

58. “Women are the real superheroes because they’re not just working. They have a life and everything.”

- Vanessa Paradis.

59. “The measure of a superhero is always his nemesis.”

- David Lyons.

60.  “Superheroes were born in the minds of people desperate to be rescued.”

- Jodi Picoult.

61. “One of the reasons why Spider-Man is my favorite superhero is because we both undergo big changes in our lives.”

- Tom Holland.

62. “I think you just have to appreciate who you are and hopefully they can see what a superhero is about.”

- Lucy Liu.

63. “What is a superhero? They’re supposed to represent hope, opportunity, and strength for everybody.”

- Aldis Hodge.

Iconic Superhero Catchphrases

These memorable catchphrases from our favorite superheroes will get you all fired up!

64. "I’m the best there is at what I do."

- Wolverine, 'X-Men'.

65. "In brightest day, in blackest night, no evil shall escape my sight! Let those who worship evil's might, beware my power - Green Lantern's light!"

- Green Lantern, 'The Green Lantern'.

66. "Flame on!"

- 'The Human Torch'.

67. “My spidey senses are tingling.”

- Spiderman, 'Spiderman'.

68. "It's clobberin' time!"

- The Thing, 'Fantastic Four'.

69. "Hulk Smash!"

- Hulk, 'The Hulk'.

70. "I am the vengeance, I am the night, I am Batman!"

- Batman, 'Nothing To Fear'.

Here at Kidadl, we have carefully created lots of interesting family-friendly quotes for everyone to enjoy! If you liked our suggestions for inspirational superhero quotes then why not take a look at [Iron Man quotes], or [Batman quotes].

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Moumita Dutta

<p>A content writer and editor with a passion for sports, Moumita has honed her skills in producing compelling match reports and stories about sporting heroes. She holds a degree in Journalism and Mass Communication from the Indian Institute of Social Welfare and Business Management, Calcutta University, alongside a postgraduate diploma in Sports Management.</p>

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