Legend Sayings and Quotes
Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous
old legend quotes, legend sayings, and legend proverbs, collected over the years from a variety
The truth about the life of a man is not what he does, but the legend which he creates around himself
The only way you can become a legend is in your coffin.
Legends are all to do with the past and nothing to do with the present.
Legend adheres to artists whose deaths seem the corollaries of their works.
At the heart of every legend there is a grain of truth.
Legend remains victorious in spite of history.
Your memories become fantasies if they are not shared, and your life in all its triviality becomes a legend.
And, before science had caught up with the legend, the legend had swallowed science and everything.
Every human being has a personal legend to be fulfilled, and this is our reason for being in the world. This personal legend manifests itself in our enthusiasm for the task.
Legends die hard. They survive as truth rarely does.
Legends are material to be moulded, and not facts to be recorded.
Legend: A lie that has attained the dignity of age…
Legends don't have to make sense. They just have to be beautiful. Or at least interesting.
You don't need to be legendary all the time. You can just be legendary for ten minutes a day.
A legend is an old man with a cane.
Sometimes a legend that endures for centuries... endures for a reason.
To be a legend, you generally had to be dead.
When the legend becomes fact, print the legend.
You are the storyteller of your own life, and you can create your own legend, or not.
Legends are not born--they are created.
You can't become legendary if you have no energy.
Sometimes legends make reality, and become more useful than the facts.
Legends were not only for the desperate. Legends were for the brave.
Legends that endure in the future...were events that took place in the distant past.
Legend does not contradict history. It preserves the fundamental after but magnifies and embellishes it.
Heroes come and go, but legends are forever.
All legends have a base in fact.
And history becomes legend and legend becomes history.
Being a legend is a hazardous thing if you're only a legend. If you can keep updating yourself, then being a legend is just an added bonus.
Voltaire has suffered the greatest misfortune that can befall a writer; he has become a legend, which ensures that he will not be read until someone destroys the legend.