“Courage is being scared to death but saddling up anyways.” — John Wayne
John Wayne was a famous American actor and arguably the most famous star of Western movies throughout history. Wayne was the quintessential cowboy who would frequently drop inspirational one-liners, and the cowboy archetype that exists to this day was undoubtedly shaped by him. His signature knotted neck bandana is an accessory that immediately makes people think of the Wild West.
What Fans Have to Say
John Wayne fans aren’t surprised that he is still loved and remembered by so many movie buffs, and movie fan Richy thinks that his legacy will go on, saying:
“Of all the actors of my lifetime, I think John Wayne will be remembered 100 years from now by history-minded Americans interested in the Old West and World War II.”
Learn how to tie the John Wayne knot below!