"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. From an acting point of view, that's how I approached the part."
"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."Christopher Reeve on Abraham Lincoln
"Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't."Christopher Reeve on Margaret Thatcher
"Knowledge will give you power, but character respect."Christopher Reeve on Bruce Lee
"All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth."Christopher Reeve on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character is power."Christopher Reeve on Booker T. Washington
"So many of our dreams at first seem impossible, then they seem improbable, and then, when we summon the will, they soon become inevitable."
"At first, dreams seem impossible, then improbable, and eventually inevitable."
"Don't give up. Don't lose hope. Don't sell out."
"I have more awareness of other people and, I hope, more sensitivity to their needs. I also find that I'm more direct and outspoken."
"A hero is an ordinary individual who finds the strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles."