For the longest time, Superman was a pretty tough sell. He didn’t have super powers, he didn’t have a super suit, he didn’t have super strength…. He had super intelligence, and he was able to think faster than everybody else. He could do anything any human could do, but he didn’t have super powers. He was a pretty hard guy to sell.
Superman is a fictional character who first appeared in comic books published by DC Comics in April and May 1938. The character was created by writer Jerry Siegel and artist Joe Shuster. The character first appeared as a silent film character in the film serial The Adventures of Superman (1939).
He was raised by Jonathan and Martha Kent and named as Clark Kent.
Man of Steel takes place in the far-future, Earth is dominated by three powerful races, the Kryptonian, Humans and and General Zod and his followers.
We put together this collection of the best Superman quotes to get you into the spirit of the Man of Steel.
50 Awesome Superman Sayings And Quotes
I will continue to fight against the oppression of our time. I will continue to fight the injustice of our time and I will continue to fight to bring about a world where every single person on Earth is treated with dignity, honor and justice.
This is the same as saying “Dreams aren’t real”.
Jesus is the light of the world, a light that never goes out. He is the only friend of God the Father. We are saved by faith in Jesus who said, “I am the way, the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.” And, we are redeemed by the blood of Jesus, which has removed our sin, and by his righteousness, which gives us peace with God.
I think we’re going to have to separate ourselves out from the government, even if our personal feelings are against it.
My life is all I have so I don’t like to risk it by losing it. I feel that I always have to be in control and I don’t know how to be open, to reveal my emotions and have someone reveal his/her own. I keep myself hidden behind walls.
“I used to think I could protect the world by myself. But I was wrong.” – Clark Kent
This is also a very interesting example. The two forms are almost exactly the same, but not quite. It turns out that an important difference is the number of spaces between the colon and the semi. In the original, there are two, whilst in the paraphrase there is none. I found a similar example of this phenomenon here.
Some people will try to blame racism, sexism, etc. as the reasons why people aren’t happy. However, people are happy when they are given equal opportunities and the chance to achieve their dreams.
I’m here to give people a reason to not hate or fear me. I’m here to have fun and be a role model for humanity.
Not all of us will have a Superman’s X-Ray Vision to see what others are really up to, but that doesn’t mean that there are no powers in the real world.
10th of 50 Superman Quotes
When you’re in a situation that you can’t control, it’s much easier to see the worst possible outcome than the best.
It is not about where you were born or the powers you have or what you wear in your chest; it is about what you do.
Well, if he’s from a different planet than Earth, I’m not surprised that his word for “hope” would be something totally different. I am surprised that he would use the word “hope” (or any word for that matter) in English.
The same way I was birthed from a rock, I was birthed from the Earth.
We’re always going to have people who want to bring you down, or make you feel that you have to change what you’re doing. Don’t let them do that. It’s a negative thing. Don’t let them pull you down. Keep on being you and you’re fine.
If you believe that things will never change, you will never succeed; once you learn that your mistakes are the foundations on which you must build, then you will be able to build a reputation that will inspire confidence in others and in yourself.
You’re trusting me to get back to my room in time, you’re trusting me not to pull out a gun and get away with it, and you’re trusting that I don’t have a gun in real life. Not to get into too much detail, but that’s what trusting someone means.
The “amazing” cannot be created when working in a company that is not looking to innovate.
My purpose is justice, fairness and good decisions made by the world.
I hope that the people of Earth are not going to make a distinction between right or wrong, and I hope that the people of Earth are not going to make a distinction between me or you.
20th of 50 Superman Quotes
I think we all have the ability to “fight the fight – fight the good fight,” to paraphrase the great Martin Luther King, Jr.
This phrase describes Superman. It is a reference to the fact that he is a being from another planet, but is also a figure of American folklore.
Just like [Original], this scene is a classic. Many people just enjoy the thrill of a chase. When you have a situation in which you don’t know what will happen next, that makes you feel alive. And you don’t have to have the full picture to enjoy the chase. You just have to know that the outcome is going to be exciting.
To be honest, I’m not totally sure that I agree with this. While I agree that power brings great responsibility, I think it might be more appropriate to say that with power comes great responsibility. I’m open to discussion.
Just another example of how we work with our enemies to make the world a better place.
You will be different, sometimes you will feel like an outcast, but you will never be alone.
I need to get something out of here. I’m gonna have to reread this again.
He is a killing machine and he finds killing incredibly offensive.
I have faith in your abilities to help me succeed. Trust me.
28. You’re gonna change the world. “Do you really believe that?” Yes. Why do I think that? Because I’m going to do it. I’m going to make that change.
“You are much stronger than you think you are” – Superman
I am wondering if the sentence in [Paraphrase] can be written this way without the apostrophe? Maybe it is grammatically incorrect?
It’s fine as it is. The apostrophe isn’t necessary.
30th of 50 Superman Quotes
There is no solution to hunger, but if there is, it will come from the compassionate heart of a man and it extends from himself to his fellow man.
I always liked Christopher Reeve’s Superman. He didn’t have the superhuman powers like other superheroes. And while he had super-strength, he never did anything stupid or dangerous with it. Instead, he worked as a reporter for the Daily Planet, and he used his powers to help people – the same way I play a police officer.
My heart goes out to you, Brandon. I’m sorry you can’t get your career back on track. The spirit of Superman is great.
It’s really cool when you realize that our heroes are our heroes because they’re not our heroes, they’re just regular people, or sometimes they’re not, but really, it’s the stories that define them.
There are two kinds of people in the world. Those who learn from experience, and those who just watch. If you need references, I will give you references. I do not expect you to actually pay attention.
Superman is a character that has a specific set of strengths and weaknesses and has an established set of morals and values. It is because of this that he is able to make the right decision.
In our world, you only get one chance. The good guys are fighting for truth, justice, and the American way. The bad guys are fighting against these things as well. The good guys will ultimately win, but at what costs is the question. The price of your life is on the line.
Hiddleston first went swimming with his parents, and was terrified by the experience. So he was terrified of diving into the pool, and was afraid of being buried under the water. That said, Hiddleston got a few lessons from his father about the dangers of diving, and the fact that it could turn deadly. Hiddleston would often dream about saving girls, and the first girl he saved was a girl named Karen.
Henry Cavill made no secret of his distaste for the character. As the film went on, it became more clear just how off-putting the character could be – especially this version of Superman.
40th of 50 Superman Quotes
There was a great deal of controversy around Superman when he was first introduced. He was presented as this sort of pure, white masculinity that was meant to appeal to white people in America.
It’s said about George Best that he was the best player he never played. But the same can be said of the best player he played.
When “Superman” tries to save someone from themselves, it’s not the God trying to save them but rather the people trying to save themselves from the monster called God.
Superman’s story is about a boy who wants to do good, and as a grown man becomes the hero he always wanted to be. I’m a person who is passionate about making a difference and I’m honored to help bring that message to so many people.
While the term ‘Superman’ may have meant ‘Swift God’, Kal-El was a different word for Superman’s original name. ‘Jor-El’ was Superman’s father’s name. Jor-El was also the name of Superman’s home planet of Krypton.
Sheridan Smith wants to be a superhero like Superman and has a lot of power, but she doesn’t use it to rescue people.
To create the Superman costume, Jim Lee studied Superman comics from the 30s and 40s, Superman TV show, the early ’70s Superman movie, and Superman: The Animated Series. He then sketched a simple design that he could modify down the line as necessary. He didn’t worry about what exactly Superman would wear. He only wanted a costume that wasn’t too difficult to draw.
I want to hear more about your relationship with your father and how it impacted you.
Brandon Routh, who plays Superman in the current TV series, said that he felt the pain of finding out that Lois loves Superman, and that love would not end their relationship. The actor wanted to find a way to make his character feel comfortable on the planet, so he could be happy.
Singer loves Superman because a) his parents are not from this world and b) he is an alien that possesses all of the powers that Superman does…. and that makes him the ultimate immigrant.
He was the perfect fit to play Clark Kent. He was the perfect fit for the role. He was the perfect man to play Superman.
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*The quote was used as a filler text in some online articles and was taken from Wikipedia.
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