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"There was this boy I sent to the Electric Chair in Huntsville here a while back. My arrest and my testimony. He killed a fourteen-year-old girl. Papers said it was a crime of passion, but he told me there wasn't any passion to it. Told me that he'd been planning to kill somebody for about as long as he could remember. Said that if they turned him out he'd do it again. Said he knew he was going to hell. Be there in about fifteen minutes. I don't know what to make of that. I surely don't."—Sheriff Ed Tom Bell, No Country for Old Men (film)
"It is hard for me to make sense on any given level. Myself is fabricated, an aberration. I am a noncontingent human being. My personality is sketchy and unformed, my heartlessness goes deep and is persistent. My conscience, my pity, my hopes disappeared a long time ago (probably at Harvard) if they ever did exist. There are no more barriers to cross. All I have in common with the uncontrollable and the insane, the vicious and the evil, all the mayhem I have caused and my utter indifference toward it, I have now surpassed."—Patrick Bateman, American Psycho
"Shut your mouth! Shut up! Shut up! SHUT UP! Don't talk lie a person, you FREAK!! No real person could talk to Pokemon!!!!"
-Ghetsis to N, Pokemon Black and White 2
"Daaad! Ready for some father-son quality time? Between the two of us, there won't be enough left of Spider-Man to fit in a match box! But we'll try, WON'T WE?!"
-Carnage, Spider-Man: The Animated Series
"I. Am. The. New. God. All is one in Darkseid. This mighty body is my church. When I command your surrender, I speak with three billion voices. When I make a fist to crush your resistance. It is with three billion hands. When I stare into your eyes and shatter your dreams. And break your heart. It is with six billion eyes. Nothing like Darkseid has ever come among you; nothing will again. I will take you to a hell without exit or end. And there I will murder your souls! And make you crawl and beg! And die! Die! DIE FOR DARKSEID!"
-Darkseid, Final Crisis
You're weak, just like the rest of your people! They did not deserve to exist in this world — in MY world! Prepare to join them. Prepare to DIIIIEEE!!!
-Fire Lord Ozai, Avatar: The Last Airbender
"I am Ch'rell, Oroku Saki, Duke Acureds, the one, true Shredder! I am a destroyer of worlds, and I fear no-one!!!"
-Utrom Shredder, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2003)
"WHY are you destroying OUR CHANCE??!!! Stop pretending you aren't what you are! One in billions, trillions, even more! WHAT GREATER MEANING CAN LIFE POSSIBLY HAVE TO OFFER?!"
-Ego, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
"Everything is proceeding as I have foreseen."
-Darth Sidious/Emperor Palpatine, Star Wars
"I don't hate the sinner. I hate the sin. And yours, my friend, is existing. I cannot let you win. I gave the Bat a fighting chance, but he was not strong enough. So if man won't kill God... The devil will do it!!! "
-Lex Luthor, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
"His eyes, unfathomably empty, devoid of all compassion, all humanity... No one has eyes like that... no one!"
-Captain America reacting to Red Skull's return, Marvel Comics
Listen kid, I'm not gonna bullshit you, all right? I don't give a good fuck what you know, or don't know, but I'm gonna torture you anyway, regardless. Not to get information. It's amusing, to me, to torture a cop. You can say anything you want cause I've heard it all before. All you can do is pray for a quick death, which you ain't gonna get.—Mr. Blonde from Reservoir Dogs
" His intellect remains intact, but his heart was stripped of any morality or decency."—Garai, MW
Look at me! I am sublime!!! I am the true face of evil!!!!!—Luca Blight, Suikoden II
He is not a psychopath! He is an iceman. He is a monster.—Thomas Krasny, Jagged Edge
"Is it inappropriate to refer to him as a monster? No, not at all. What kind of person stays alive for hundreds of years with the express intention of wiping out a rival's family line? Imagine the hatred fueling that first decision to replace his mortal body with soulless machinery."
"I met [Michael Myers] fifteen years ago. I was told there was nothing left. No reason, no conscience, no understanding; even the most rudimentary sense of life or death, good or evil, right or wrong. I met this six-year-old child, with this blank, pale, emotionless face, and the blackest eyes... the Devil's eyes. I spent eight years trying to reach him, and then another seven trying to keep him locked up because I realized what was living behind that boy's eyes was purely and simply... evil."—Dr. Loomis, Halloween
'"There are some corners of the universe that have bred the most terrible things. Things that act against everything we believe in. They must be fought."—The Second Doctor, Doctor Who
"I love no one in this world other than myself! I will gouge out your heart as a gift to my lord!"—Actrise, Castlevania 64
"Seriously, I can't believe you just asked me that! OK, all right, fine! How about this reason? Seems as good as any. I do all the wonderful things I do because I want to see the miserable look on the faces of people like YOU when you're wallowing in despair, dismay, grief, frustration, misery... all sorts of other unpleasant nouns... I guess you could say I'm bored. At least misery is interesting."—Terumi Yuuki, Blaz Blue: Continuum Shift
"Morality was not my job, modifying chimeric viruses was."—The real Alex Mercer, Prototype
Dr. Bleed: Dwayne... What happened to you?Dwayne Pipe: You were always so boring, Dr. Bleed! There is so much to be learned from the sweet kiss of the poison needle! But who cares! That was then, and this is now. And before I leave — a parting gift, my dear doctor! The same poison that did in your precious patients! *poisons him, then turns to Alan* Ha! I could kill you too, pizza boy! But how much better to let you try to save him — and know his demise was down to the failing of your own fat fingers!
"We can't stop them. We don't know where they come from. We don't know what they want. They don't even seem to want territory. All they do is kill. We can't even begin to negotiate with them, or work out their objectives, because we just don't know the first damn thing about them. That's not an enemy, Mr. Chairman. That's a monster."—General Bardly Salaman describing the Locusts, Gears of War
You can tell the Angels in Heaven You never saw Evil so singularly personified as You did in the face of the man who killed You—Vincent Coccoti, True Romance
He was obsessed with becoming the Devil... He's the most vile kind of creature.—Lady, Devil May Cry 3, about her father Arkham.
You're a strange man. You killed your best friend, you betrayed everyone who ever came in contact with you, you killed my cousin. I guess the survival of the fittest thing really meant a lot to you.—Niko Bellic, Grand Theft Auto IV, talking to Dimitri.
Bertrand: Cole, don't press me. If I turn into that thing again, oh, there will be blood on our hands.Cole: Blood? You're the one trying to trick humanity into killing anybody with a power!
—In Famous 2
"[Barney's] life essence is that of the most pure, unrefined evil in the universe; he has no existence outside of that."—Maca'hzar, Day of the Barney Trilogy
Kill a man off the battlefield and you're an murderer. Kill a man on the battlefield and you're a hero!—Luciano Bradley, Code Geass
"Fool! Did you think that I, Radiguet, am able to feel such disgusting emotion called love!?"
Jefferson: Two fellow prisoners murdered. One raped. And that guard....Prison administrator: Last two months? Mr. Jefferson, it was all this morning.
Prison administrator: He bit his hand off.
Jefferson: For sure Mr. Hyde was busy during last two months here.
—Dark Reign: Lethal Legion #1
Kill one kid, kill two kids, it's all the same to me...—The first forceful kidnapper in Detective Conan
Galvatron: I will live on while all the planets are totally annihilated.Scourge: Coldhearted snake!
Optimus Prime: But how?
Galvatron: I possess the Omega Lock and the Cyber Planet Keys, as well as the power to rule and create a new universe, the way I want it.
Scourge: What about all your followers? How are you going to save them from the black hole's destruction?
Galvatron: Save them? Why would I bother? If they're not strong enough to survive, that's their problem.
Override: You'd just desert your team?!
Galvatron: You're right, they're my team and I can do with them as I want. I never promised that I would protect them.
—Galvatron abandons the other Decepticons to destruction, Transformers Cybertron.
These kinds of guys don't change. Y-you think they ever suddenly wake up and realize the error of their ways and clean up their act? No! They just keep ruining everyone's lives, and the world is better off without 'em.
Tell your assassin to aim for the head -- because she doesn't have a heart!—A salarian worker on Nassana Dantius, Mass Effect 2
"I know nothing of philosophical philanthropy. But I know what I have seen, and what I have looked in the face in this world here, where I find myself. And I tell you this, my friend, that there are people (men and women both, unfortunately) who have no good in them--none. That there are people whom it is necessary to detest without compromise. That there are people who must be dealt with as enemies of the human race. That there are people who have no human heart, and who must be crushed like savage beasts and cleared out of the way."—Charles Dickens, Little Dorritt
"I've tried to make Elle understand. But she's like you, Alex. She still thinks there are such things as good and evil. But there aren't. There is only chaos and order."—Margaret Holloway, Silent Hill Homecoming
"His knowledge remained woefully incomplete, Harry! That which Voldemort does not value, he takes no trouble to comprehend. Of house-elves and children's tales, of love, loyalty and innocence, Voldemort knows and understands nothing. Nothing. That they all have a power beyond his own, a power beyond the reach of any magic, is a truth that he has never grasped."—Albus Dumbledore, Harry Potter
"[Dragovich] has no fear, no conscience, no weakness."—Robert McNamara, Call of Duty Black Ops
"Hell is too good for you!"—Kenshiro from Fist of the North Star on Jagi.
"He's insane.A complete psychotic.He may be a compelling speaker on stage but,in person i could see into his eyes and what i saw was..terrifying."-e Of Evil
Baron Praxis: Ah, a brave man of the people. And who is this worthy opponent? In my world, good men are either bought or broken. So which is it going to be?Baron Praxis: Fool! Don't you get it?! It's over, Jak! All the heroes died long ago! Only survival remains... by whatever means! This city is mine! These lives are mine! This war is mine! And in war... PEOPLE DIE! Kill him.
Baron Praxis: WHAT?
Jak: Just a little closer. We need to talk.
—Jak II, after winning the Class 1 race.
Matt: [hesitates] Do you believe in the Devil, Father?
Father Lantom: [looks away] You mean... as a concept?
Matt: No. Do you believe he exists? In this world, among us.
Father Lantom: You want the short answer or the long one?
Matt: Just the truth.
[Matt sits facing away from the table, elbow casually on its edge.]
Father Lantom: When I was in seminary... I was more studious than pious, more... skeptical... than most of my peers. I had this notion, which I was more than willing to speak about, at length, to whoever I could corner, that the Devil... was inconsequential. Minor figure in the grand scheme.
Matt: Not very Catholic of you.
Father Lantom: Uh-huh, yeah. In my defense, in the scriptures, the Hebrew word, "Satan", actually means "adversary". It's applied to any antagonist. Angels and humans; serpents and kings. Medieval theologians reinterpreted those passages to be about a single, monstrous enemy. And, in my youthful zeal, I, certain I knew why: propaganda. Played up to drive people into the church.
Matt: So you don't believe he exists.
Father Lantom: [gives him a look] Am I done talking?
Father Lantom: Years later, I was in Rwanda, trying to help local churches provide aid and sanctuary to refugees. I'd become close with the village elder -- Gahiji. He and his family had the respect of everybody, Hutu and Tutsi alike... he'd help them all -- through famines, disease. [eyes lose focus, remembering] The militia liked to force Hutu villagers to murder their neighbors. With machetes. But nobody would raise a hand against Gahiji. They said, "Well... how can we kill such a holy man?" So, the militia commander sent soldiers, with orders to cut his head off -- in front of the entire village. Gahiji didn't try to put up a fight. Just asked for a chance to say goodbye to his family. By the time he was done, even the soldiers didn't wanna kill him. So they went to their commander and asked permission to shoot him! At least give him a quick death.
Father Lantom: The commander wanted to meet this man, who had won the respect of so many. He went to Gahiji, talked with him in his hut, for many hours. Then he dragged him out in front of his village and hacked him to pieces -- along with his entire family. In that man who took Gahiji's life... I saw the Devil.
—Daredevil, "Speak of the Devil"
"Snipe has a point. It really makes sense that you and I have a lot in common. You really want to change the fate of the whole world. You saw too much of Brave, Snipe, Genm, and even myself! You're really expecting us to see you as twisted reflections of ourselves. Unlike you, I never took a life from the day I was even born! All I cared about is a fair fight with Emu. Plain and simple. You can harm Emu whatever you want, but you... the way you murdered Graphite, once you crossed that line on me, you should have realized the consequences! But, to me. You're just a petty, spineless coward who whines about his nihilistic bullshit to say that you alone see yourself as a messiah. You killed Graphite, the only one who's dear to me and the closest thing to my brother. Then, you did the same thing to Cronus when you stabbed him in the back. Now that has come to this, I will NEVER... EVER... forgive you for everything you've done!"