Christopher Reeve Quotes

Christopher Reeve was an American actor, director and writer.  He was best known for playing the role of ‘Superman’ in four films.  In 1995 he was paralyzed after being thrown from a horse.  Reeve lobbied on behalf of people with spinal cord injuries and for stem cell research.

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“So many of our dreams at first seem impossible, then they seem improbable, and then, when we summon the will, they soon become inevitable.”

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

“Don’t give up. Don’t lose hope. Don’t sell out.”

“Either you decide to stay in the shallow end of the pool or you go out in the ocean.”

“Even though I don’t personally believe in the Lord, I try to behave as though He was watching.”

Christopher Reeve  (1952-2004)

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