History Quotes / BeCarefulWhatYouWishFor

4th Mar '17 3:14:03 PM storymasterb
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

-> ''There was an old proverb his grandfather had taught him when he'd been a boy: ''Take care what you wish for, Tenn- you might get it.'' Now he understood exactly what that meant. He had wanted to fire the big gun, and he had gotten to do just that. The only man in the galaxy who had shot it for real, at [[EarthShatteringKaboom real targets]], and look what it had brought him: [[MyGodWhatHaveIDone misery beyond his ugliest dreams]].''
-->-- '''Tenn Graneet''', ''Literature/DeathStar''
26th Feb '17 5:44:20 PM Nintendoman01
Is there an issue? Send a Message


->[''Jafar has just wished to [[BecomingTheGenie become an all-powerful genie]]'']\\
'''Aladdin''': Not so fast, Jafar! Aren't you forgetting something?\\
'''Jafar''': Huh?\\
'''Aladdin''': You wanted to be a genie, you got it!\\
'''Jafar''': [''as bangles similar to Genie's appear on his wrists''] [[BigWhat What?!]]\\
'''Aladdin''': [''holds up Jafar's new lamp''] Everything that goes with it!\\
[''Jafar is forcibly sucked into the lamp, dragging Iago with him'']\\
'''Aladdin''': [[BlessedWithSuck Phenomenal cosmic powers... itty-bitty living space.]]
-->-- ''Disney/{{Aladdin}}''


Added DiffLines:

->''"Now I need to reconstruct my life. My life without [[GuardianEntity Aiden]]. For as long as I can remember, I dreamt of living without him. Untied... without his constant presence by my side. I got what I wanted. I've never been so unhappy in my life. I feel like... a part of me has been amputated. I'm crying all day. I know it's stupid. Shit... I miss him so much."''
-->--'''Jodie Holmes''', ''VideoGame/BeyondTwoSouls''

->''"I got everything I ever wanted... and it stinks."''
-->--'''Scamp''', ''Disney/LadyAndTheTrampIIScampsAdventure''
26th Jan '17 5:51:30 PM Discar
Is there an issue? Send a Message


-->--'''[[SerialKiller Joel]]''', [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zGP6AWBN3Mw&feature=related Rifkin]]

to:

-->--'''[[SerialKiller -->-- '''[[SerialKiller Joel]]''', [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zGP6AWBN3Mw&feature=related Rifkin]]



-->--''Disney/{{Aladdin}}''

-> '''Parson''': This isn't what I wished for.
-> '''Wanda''': You didn't wish for this world, Parson Gotti. [[SummonEverymanHero It wished]] [[CosmicPlaything for you.]]

to:

-->--''Disney/{{Aladdin}}''

-->-- ''Disney/{{Aladdin}}''

-> '''Parson''': What's the lesson here? "Be careful what you wish for?" This isn't what I wished for.
->
for!\\
'''Wanda''': Ha! You didn't wish for this world, Parson Gotti. [[SummonEverymanHero It wished]] [[CosmicPlaything for you.]]
23rd Dec '16 11:37:53 AM Nintendoman01
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

->[''Jafar has just wished to [[BecomingTheGenie become an all-powerful genie]]'']\\
'''Aladdin''': Not so fast, Jafar! Aren't you forgetting something?\\
'''Jafar''': Huh?\\
'''Aladdin''': You wanted to be a genie, you got it!\\
'''Jafar''': [''as bangles similar to Genie's appear on his wrists''] [[BigWhat What?!]]\\
'''Aladdin''': [''holds up Jafar's new lamp''] Everything that goes with it!\\
[''Jafar is forcibly sucked into the lamp, dragging Iago with him'']\\
'''Aladdin''': [[BlessedWithSuck Phenomenal cosmic powers... itty-bitty living space.]]
-->--''Disney/{{Aladdin}}''
4th Nov '16 10:19:17 AM Tron80
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

->So you see, [[Comicbook/{{Supergirl}} Kara]]... Sometimes, when we get the things we think we want most... they turn out to be a curse rather than a blessing!
-->-- '''Superman''', ''Franchise/{{Superman}} Vol 1 #282''
1st Oct '16 8:21:14 AM Tron80
Is there an issue? Send a Message


'''Supergirl:''' ... I never thought it would turn out this way... All the time I was Superman's secret emergency-weapon, I eagerly looked forward to the day when I could operate openly! Now that it's finally happened, I -- I feel no happiness at the "glory" that's now... mine...

to:

'''Supergirl:''' ...'''Comicbook/{{Supergirl}}:''' ... I never thought it would turn out this way... All the time I was Superman's secret emergency-weapon, I eagerly looked forward to the day when I could operate openly! Now that it's finally happened, I -- I feel no happiness at the "glory" that's now... mine...
1st Oct '16 8:20:15 AM Tron80
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:


->'''Bystander:''' Good luck! We miss Superman, but we're glad you're taking over for him!\\
'''Supergirl:''' ... I never thought it would turn out this way... All the time I was Superman's secret emergency-weapon, I eagerly looked forward to the day when I could operate openly! Now that it's finally happened, I -- I feel no happiness at the "glory" that's now... mine...
-->-- ''Franchise/{{Superman}} vol. 1 #149: The Death of Superman!''
24th Jul '16 6:44:56 AM narm00
Is there an issue? Send a Message


-->-- '''Morte's Story, [[note]]as told in the Brothel of Slaking Intellectual Lusts''',[[/note]] ''{{Planescape Torment}}''

to:

-->-- '''Morte's Story, [[note]]as told in the Brothel of Slaking Intellectual Lusts''',[[/note]] ''{{Planescape Torment}}''
''VideoGame/PlanescapeTorment''



-->--'''Aslan''', [[Literature/TheChroniclesofNarnia The Magician's Nephew]]

to:

-->--'''Aslan''', [[Literature/TheChroniclesofNarnia The Magician's Nephew]]
''Literature/TheMagiciansNephew''



-->--'''''MuppetBabies'''''

to:

-->--'''''MuppetBabies'''''
-->--'''''WesternAnimation/MuppetBabies'''''



-->--A similar quote is commonly attributed to Oscar Wilde.

to:

-->--A similar quote is commonly attributed to Oscar Wilde.
Creator/OscarWilde.



->"You see Jake there's rules to this stuff, wishing an event to be changes elements before ''and'' after it. [[RetGone Memories will be destroyed, babies will not be born,]] '''''potential worlds could be evaporated by your wish!'''''"

to:

->"You see Jake see, Jake, there's rules to this stuff, wishing an event to be changes elements before ''and'' after it. [[RetGone Memories will be destroyed, babies will not be born,]] '''''potential worlds could be evaporated by your wish!'''''"



-->-- ''TheMagiciansNephew''

to:

-->-- ''TheMagiciansNephew''
''Literature/TheMagiciansNephew''



-->-- '''Cody''', ''TotalDrama[=: World Tour=]''

to:

-->-- '''Cody''', ''TotalDrama[=: ''WesternAnimation/TotalDrama[=: World Tour=]''



-> ''After Pulverizer has mutated into Mutagen Man, against the Turtles wishes''

to:

-> ''After Pulverizer has mutated into Mutagen Man, against the Turtles Turtles' wishes''



->Your typical Lovecraftian protagonist is the scholar who seeks to touch the face of God...and having succeeded, becomes desperate to forget the existence of his own hands.

to:

->Your typical Lovecraftian [[Creator/HPLovecraft Lovecraftian]] protagonist is the scholar who seeks to touch the face of God...and having succeeded, becomes desperate to forget the existence of his own hands.



-->--''[[TabletopGame/MageTheAscension Mage: The Dark Ages]] - The Sorcerer's Crusade Companion''

to:

-->--''[[TabletopGame/MageTheAscension Mage: The Dark Ages]] - The Sorcerer's Crusade Crusade]] Companion''



->'''Wonka:''' Charlie, Don't forget about the guy who got everything he wanted.

to:

->'''Wonka:''' Charlie, Don't don't forget about the guy who got everything he wanted.



->'''Wonka:''' Well, He lived happily ever after!

to:

->'''Wonka:''' Well, He he lived happily ever after!
15th Jul '16 6:30:41 PM BuddyBoy600alt
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:


->'''Wonka:''' Charlie, Don't forget about the guy who got everything he wanted.
->'''Charlie:''' What happened to him?
->'''Wonka:''' Well, He lived happily ever after!
-->--''Film/WillyWonkaAndTheChocolateFactory''
18th Jun '16 12:36:20 AM Doug86
Is there an issue? Send a Message


-->--'''[[CrowningMusicofAwesome Friends on the Other Side]]''', ''ThePrincessAndTheFrog''

to:

-->--'''[[CrowningMusicofAwesome Friends on the Other Side]]''', ''ThePrincessAndTheFrog''
''Disney/ThePrincessAndTheFrog''
This list shows the last 10 events of 104. Show all.
http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/article_history.php?article=Quotes.BeCarefulWhatYouWishFor