December 28, 1922 - November 12, 2018


44 Greatest Quotes By Stan Lee

When I was a kid, Disney was one of my gods. I just loved movies like 'Snow White' and 'Pinocchio.'. Stan Lee
Nobody likes to be preached to. Stan Lee
I wanted them to be diverse. The whole underlying principle of the X-Men was to try to be an anti-bigotry story to show there's good in every person. Stan Lee
America is made of different races and different religions, but we're all co-travelers on the spaceship Earth and must respect and help each other along the way. Stan Lee
I like being with people. I like talking to them. I like everything about my life, so it's fun. Stan Lee
If you are interested in what you do, that keeps you going! Stan Lee
Life is never completely without its challenges. Stan Lee
I think I've never stopped feeling like a kid. Stan Lee
Every day, there's a new development. ... There's no limit to the things that are happening. Stan Lee
It's just, it's fun to stay in the game. Stan Lee
Reading is very good. And you can quote me! Stan Lee
The only advice anybody can give is, if you wanna be a writer, keep writing. And read all you can, read everything. Stan Lee
I have always included minority characters in my stories, often as heroes. Stan Lee
No one has a perfect life. Everybody has something that he wishes was not the way it is. Stan Lee
To me, writing is fun. It doesn't matter what you're writing, as long as you can tell a story. Stan Lee
I am very lucky because everything that I do is exciting to me. It's always new. Stan Lee
I think people have always loved things that are bigger than life, things that are imaginative. Stan Lee
Everybody learns differently and everybody gets to a certain point from a different direction. Stan Lee
With great power comes great responsibilty. Stan Lee
I love Marvel and the people there. I'm glad I'm still part of it. Stan Lee
I see myself in everything I write. All the good guys are me. Stan Lee
To tell you the truth, I never thought of myself as much of a success. Stan Lee
I always wrote for myself. I figured I'm not that different from other people. If there's a story I like a lot, there's got to be others with similar tastes. Stan Lee
When writing, I model all the heroes after myself. Of course, it's hard to make them quite as wonderful as I am, but I come as close as I can. Stan Lee
We all wish we had super powers. We all wish we could do more than we can do. Stan Lee
We live in a diverse society - in fact, a diverse world - and we must learn to live in peace and with respect for each other. Stan Lee
I was stupid in a business way. I should have been greedier. Stan Lee
It's totally irrational, patently insane to condemn an entire race - to despise an entire nation - to vilify an entire religion. Stan Lee
Comic books to me are fairy tales for grown-ups. Stan Lee
I'm a frustrated actor. My ... goal is to beat Alfred Hitchcock in the number of cameos. I'm going to try to break his record. Stan Lee
Comics are stories; they're like novels or anything else. So the first thing you have to do is become a good storyteller. Stan Lee
When you work with people whom you like and you admire because they're so good at what they do, it doesn't feel like work. It's like you're playing. Stan Lee
All of the characters at Marvel were my ideas, but the ideas meant nothing unless I had somebody who could illustrate it. Stan Lee
Good" and "Bad" may be alien concepts to him, Ben. Stan Lee
Sooner or later, if man is ever to be worthy of his destiny, we must fill our hearts with tolerance. Stan Lee
Singing a song, playing sports - anything that entertains, that takes people away from their own problems, is good. Stan Lee
When I was a kid, my favorite superhero was Robin Hood. Stan Lee
Marvel Studios has depicted the Marvel superheroes so beautifully that the whole world loves them. Stan Lee
I think the world has a place for gay superheroes, certainly. Stan Lee
I always sympathized with the people who did work for hire; I was one of them. Stan Lee
I know the world expects me to have superpowers, and it'll be quite a disappointment. But I just play myself. Stan Lee
Achilles, without his heel, you wouldn't even know his name today. Stan Lee
For years, kids have been asking me what's the greatest superpower. I always say luck. If you're lucky, everything works. I've been lucky. Stan Lee