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9th Aug '16 10:51:41 AM UmbrellasWereAwesome
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* In ''Franchise/{{Halo}}'': "Remember where it all began. Remember Reach!"
** Before Reach, it was "Remember Harvest!"

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* In ''Franchise/{{Halo}}'': ''Franchise/{{Halo}}'':
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"Remember where it all began. Remember Reach!"
** Before Reach, it was "Remember Harvest!"Harvest!", as seen in ''VideoGame/HaloReach''.
4th Jun '16 7:20:02 AM The_Last_Brickman
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* In VideoGame/FalloutNewVegas, the passcode to the secret Enclave bunker is "Dear Old Friend, Remember [[VideoGame/{{Fallout 2}} Navarro]]". This counts as a villainous example, though the [[TheRemnant Enclave Remnants]] were {{Punch Clock Villain}}s at worst.
** A triumphant version of this is given in Fallout 4, as members of the Brotherhood of Steel will often say "[[VideoGame/Fallout3 Remember the Citadel]]!"

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* In VideoGame/FalloutNewVegas, ''VideoGame/FalloutNewVegas'', the passcode to the secret Enclave bunker is "Dear Old Friend, Remember [[VideoGame/{{Fallout 2}} Navarro]]". This counts as a villainous example, though the [[TheRemnant Enclave Remnants]] were {{Punch Clock Villain}}s at worst.
** A triumphant version of this is given in Fallout 4, ''VideoGame/Fallout4'', as members of the Brotherhood of Steel will often say "[[VideoGame/Fallout3 Remember the Citadel]]!"
4th Jun '16 7:19:25 AM The_Last_Brickman
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** A triumphant version of this is given in Fallout 4, as members of the Brotherhood of Steel will often say "[[VideoGame/Fallout3 Remember the Citadel]]!"
12th Mar '16 6:17:02 PM eroock
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-->--'''''Discworld/ThiefOfTime'''''

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-->--'''''Discworld/ThiefOfTime'''''
-->-- '''''Discworld/ThiefOfTime'''''
24th Feb '16 11:06:01 AM desdendelle
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* The motto of the [[UsefulNotes/IsraelisWithInfraredMissiles Israel Defense Force]] is "Masada shall not fall again." Masada being a fortification near the Dead Sea that was one of the last holdouts against a Roman siege in 73-74 A.D.
23rd Feb '16 5:34:16 PM DavidDelony
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* The motto of the [[UsefulNotes/IsraelisWithInfraredMissiles Israeli Defense Force]] is "Masada shall not fall again." Masada being a fortification near the Dead Sea that was one of the last holdouts against a Roman siege in 73-74 A.D.

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* The motto of the [[UsefulNotes/IsraelisWithInfraredMissiles Israeli Israel Defense Force]] is "Masada shall not fall again." Masada being a fortification near the Dead Sea that was one of the last holdouts against a Roman siege in 73-74 A.D.
23rd Feb '16 5:33:56 PM DavidDelony
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* The motto of the [[IsraelisWithInfraredrMissiles Israeli Defense Force]] is "Masada shall not fall again." Masada being a fortification near the Dead Sea that was one of the last holdouts against a Roman siege in 73-74 A.D.

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* The motto of the [[IsraelisWithInfraredrMissiles [[UsefulNotes/IsraelisWithInfraredMissiles Israeli Defense Force]] is "Masada shall not fall again." Masada being a fortification near the Dead Sea that was one of the last holdouts against a Roman siege in 73-74 A.D.
23rd Feb '16 5:33:07 PM DavidDelony
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* The motto of the [[IsraelisWithInfraredrMissiles Israeli Defense Force]] is "Masada shall not fall again." Masada being a fortification near the Dead Sea that was one of the last holdouts against a Roman siege in 73-74 A.D.
28th Jan '16 11:10:46 AM Diask
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* In AThinVeneer, the OddNameOut among the Gorn ships is the ''GCF Fires of Regulus'', named after the incident that brought the [[StarTrek Federation, Klingons and Gorn]] into the [[BabylonFive Earth-Minbari War]]. A group of Minbari destroyed the Federation's colony of Regulus, killing over twenty-five million sentients, including one of the leaders of the Gorn.

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* In AThinVeneer, FanFic/AThinVeneer, the OddNameOut among the Gorn ships is the ''GCF Fires of Regulus'', named after the incident that brought the [[StarTrek Federation, Klingons and Gorn]] into the [[BabylonFive Earth-Minbari War]]. A group of Minbari destroyed the Federation's colony of Regulus, killing over twenty-five million sentients, including one of the leaders of the Gorn.



* The Fremen saying in the Dune series: never forgive, never forget.
* In TheWheelOfTime, many of the main characters are from a town that stands over where the ancient city Manetheren once stood. The city was completely and utterly annihilated and that battle is often recalled to inspire them to continue fighting the enemy [[OurOrcsAreDifferent Trollocs]].

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* The Fremen saying in the Dune ''Literature/{{Dune}}'' series: never forgive, never forget.
* In TheWheelOfTime, ''Literature/TheWheelOfTime'', many of the main characters are from a town that stands over where the ancient city Manetheren once stood. The city was completely and utterly annihilated and that battle is often recalled to inspire them to continue fighting the enemy [[OurOrcsAreDifferent Trollocs]].



* TheDresdenFiles: In ''Changes'', when reinforcements show up at the climax to help out Harry, their leader calls for his men to "Remember Archangel!". [[spoiler:It's Ebenezar, leading members of the Grey Council against the Red Court. Archangel is the name of the place where a particularly vicious battle between the White Council and the Red Court took place, resulting in devastating losses for the wizards, including one of the strongest wizards on the Council, member of the Senior Council, and expert on all things vampire all in the same man.]]

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* TheDresdenFiles: In ''Literature/TheDresdenFiles'' book ''Changes'', when reinforcements show up at the climax to help out Harry, their leader calls for his men to "Remember Archangel!". [[spoiler:It's Ebenezar, leading members of the Grey Council against the Red Court. Archangel is the name of the place where a particularly vicious battle between the White Council and the Red Court took place, resulting in devastating losses for the wizards, including one of the strongest wizards on the Council, member of the Senior Council, and expert on all things vampire all in the same man.]]



* In ''SystemShock2'' "Remember Citadel", the setting of the first game, is daubed on the walls with blood.

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* In ''SystemShock2'' ''VideoGame/SystemShock2'' "Remember Citadel", the setting of the first game, is daubed on the walls with blood.



* A variant of this is used by the [[RightWingMilitiaFanatic Terra Firma protesters]] in the first ''Franchise/MassEffect'' game, who, at their annual protest, shout "Remember Shanxi!" - Shanxi being the human colony that was almost destroyed by the [[ProudWarriorRace turians]] during the First Contact War. Trying to incite aggression towards the turians in this way is in line with their policy of ceasing or at least reducing cooperative relations with the [[TheFederation Council races]].
* In ''WorldOfWarcraft'': "Remember the Sunwell!"

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* A variant of this is used by the The [[RightWingMilitiaFanatic Terra Firma protesters]] in the first ''Franchise/MassEffect'' game, who, ''VideoGame/MassEffect1'', at their annual protest, shout "Remember Shanxi!" - Shanxi being the human colony that was almost destroyed by the [[ProudWarriorRace turians]] during the First Contact War. Trying to incite aggression towards the turians in this way is in line with their policy of ceasing or at least reducing cooperative relations with the [[TheFederation Council races]].
* In ''WorldOfWarcraft'': ''VideoGame/WorldOfWarcraft'': "Remember the Sunwell!"



* The name of the Sons of Korhal resistance group in ''VideoGame/{{Starcraft}}'' recalls a planet [[ApocalypseHow nuked from orbit]] by the Confederacy they fight again. Their leader, Arcturus Mengsk, is quite fond of pointing out the millions of people killed in his speeches decrying the old regime. (To the point that one of his allies snidely asks if that's "[[HeWhoFightsMonsters a target number]]". [[FalseReassurance It isn't]] -- [[KillEmAll Mengsk has his sights set way higher]].)

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* The name of the Sons of Korhal resistance group in ''VideoGame/{{Starcraft}}'' recalls a planet [[ApocalypseHow [[OrbitalBorbardment nuked from orbit]] by the Confederacy they fight again. Their leader, Arcturus Mengsk, is quite fond of pointing out the millions of people killed in his speeches decrying the old regime. (To the point that one of his allies snidely asks if that's "[[HeWhoFightsMonsters a target number]]". [[FalseReassurance It isn't]] -- [[KillEmAll Mengsk has his sights set way higher]].)



* From {{Snopes}}, an example from TheWarOnTerror: [[http://www.snopes.com/photos/military/remember.asp 9-11 We Remember]].

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* From {{Snopes}}, Website/{{Snopes}}, an example from TheWarOnTerror: [[http://www.snopes.com/photos/military/remember.asp 9-11 We Remember]].
16th Jan '16 11:35:31 PM nombretomado
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* Parodied in ''TheFarSide'': A soldier cries out: "Remember... uh, remember that place in Texas!"

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* Parodied in ''TheFarSide'': ''ComicStrip/TheFarSide'': A soldier cries out: "Remember... uh, remember that place in Texas!"
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