41+ Best Legend Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Legend is a very old story or set of stories from ancient times, or the stories, not always true, that people tell about a famous event or person. Profoundly inspirational legend quotes will make you look at life differently and help you live a meaningful life.

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Famous Legend Quotes

Sometimes a legend that endures for centuries…endures for a reason. Dan Brown

My mother used to hope that I would rise up from my humble roots. Become someone sucessful, or even famous. I’m famous all right, but I don’t think it’s what she had in mind.

After all, I believe that legends and myths are largely made of ‘truth’. J. R. R. Tolkien

You’re brilliant,he says.But you’re a fool to stay with someone like me.

Legend remains victorious in spite of history. Sarah Bernhardt

If you want to rebel, rebel from inside the system.That’s much more powerful than rebelling outside the system.

You look more like a legend when you accomplish a lot at a young age. Lil Yachty

The memory fades, and I’m left hanging on to the ghosts of his words.

Heroes get remembered, but legends never die. Max Holloway

You try to walk in the light.

You’re a legend in your own mind. Harry Callahan

June has never looked more beautiful than she does now, unadorned and honest, vulnerable yet invincible.

If you want to be a legend you have to fight with legends. Aleksei Oleinik

You should have taken me with you, I whisper to him. Then I lean my head against his and begin to cry. In my mind, I make a silent promise to my brother’s killer.

Legends are all to do with the past and nothing to do with the present. Lauren Bacall

I’ve been complimented on my appearance before. But never in his tone of voice. Of all the things he’s said, I don’t know why this catches me off guard. But it startles me so much that without thinking I blurt out, I could say the same about you. I pause. ‘In case you didn’t know.

If you want to be remembered as great, if you want to be a legend, you have to go out there every single day and do stuff. J. J. Watt

Forever and ever, kid, until you’re sick and tired of seeing me.

I always liked you, Frances, I always did. ‘Cause, you have the ability to see into the future. You do. And that’s the same as me. Ronald Kray.

Sometimes to achieve greatness, you do, you have to cut off a little piece of yourself no matter how much it hurts, in order to grow, in order to move on. Ronald Kray

I will hunt you down. I will scour the streets of Los Angeles for you. Search every street in the Republic if I have to. I will trick you and deceive you, lie, cheat and steal to find you, tempt you out of your hiding place, and chase you until you have nowhere else to run. I make you this promise: your life is mine.

Me and my brother, we’re gonna rule London! Ronald Kray

I could be compassionate, if I wanted. Metias would be merciful. But I was never as good a person as my brother.

And I have a sudden fear that somehow, some way, what he said in the dream will come true.

You don’t need to be legendary all the time. You can just be legendary for ten minutes a day. Caitlin Moran

Tess I say. I’m going to head down to the water.I’ll be back in a minute.

We have learned by now that our beauty does not count as a possession. The only thing we truly own is our legend. Bennett Madison

The boy looks at me. I would’ve expected his bright eyes to look dimmer in the night, but instead they seem to reflect the light coming from the windows above us. He’s amused. Who said anything about you , sweetheart?

The difference between the greats and the legends is their ability to focus for longer periods of time.

When we think about equality and freedom and justice, we know we’ve got more work to do, and we’re going to do that work. We want to do that work, and we hope that our song is an inspiration for those who want to do that work as well. John Legend

The first thing I think of when I hear the name of Lucille Ball is a Hollywood legend. I have fond memories of growing up at her house, but she was a different person off the set than she was on the set. Keith Thibodeaux

At the heart of every legend, there is a grain of truth. Michael Scott

Every legend, moreover, contains its residuum of truth, and the root function of language is to control the universe by describing it. James A. Baldwin

If a child is inclined to be grasping, or to cling to any of his or her little possessions, legends are related about the contempt and disgrace falling upon the ungenerous and mean person. Charles Alexander Eastman

Asleep in lap of legends old. John Keats

Every crag and gnarled tree and lonely valley has its own strange and graceful legend attached to it. Douglas Hyde

Soon silence will have passed into legend. Man has turned his back on silence. Day after day he invents machines and devices that increase noise and distract humanity from the essence of life, contemplation, meditation. Hans Arp

A picture lives by its legend not by anything else. Pablo Picasso

Now, I think that I should have known that he was magic all along. I did know it  but I should have guessed that it would be too much to ask to grow old with and see our children grow up together. So now, he is a legend when he would have preferred to be a man. Jackie Kennedy