What Makes someone a hero

What Makes someone a hero? Is Guy Montag a hero? Despite of his flaws, Montag’s thoughts and actions are those of a hero. He risks his life many times throughout the book to protect the his community and the people he cares about. Although there were some mistakes and regrets that montag has done, there are many acts of bravery that Montag does that makes you want to call him a hero.
Montag feels sympathy for people in danger. After the old woman stoop with the pile of burning book and burned with them, Montag was feeling sympathy and curiosity .” there must be something in books, things we can’t imagine, to make a women stay in a burning house” (51). Montag also showed sympathy in a conversation with Millie