History Quotes / UnderStatement

21st Jul '16 9:16:33 PM Discar
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->'''Rowan:''' The dead will return to pester the living.\\
'''Erin:''' Pester, that doesn't sound so bad.\\
'''Rowan:''' They will pester the living with torture, death, and carnage.\\
'''Erin:''' Okay, I was using a different definition of "pester."
-->-- ''Film/{{Ghostbusters 2016}}''
14th Apr '16 10:08:08 AM Morgenthaler
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-->-- '''General Buck Turgidson''', ''DrStrangelove, or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb''

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-->-- '''General Buck Turgidson''', ''DrStrangelove, ''Film/DrStrangelove, or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb''
2nd Mar '16 12:20:12 PM Discar
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'''Redcloak:''' I '''just said''' we had a small problem! Geez!\\
''Webcomic/TheOrderOfTheStick''

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'''Redcloak:''' I '''just said''' we had a small problem! Geez!\\
Geez!
-->--
''Webcomic/TheOrderOfTheStick''



-->-[[PennyArcade Tycho]], [[http://www.penny-arcade.com/2008/3/12/ commentary]] on ''The Case of Texas vs. [=KryoLord=]''

-> Not even Spock had stayed aboard for that -- he found breathing vacuum for any length of time to be aesthetically unpleasent.

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-->-[[PennyArcade -->-- [[Webcomic/PennyArcade Tycho]], [[http://www.penny-arcade.com/2008/3/12/ commentary]] on ''The Case of Texas vs. [=KryoLord=]''

-> Not ->''"Not even Spock had stayed aboard for that -- he found breathing vacuum for any length of time to be aesthetically unpleasent.unpleasant."''



-> SelfDemonstrating/TheJoker is a tricky foe. His jokes are never funny. Sometimes they hurt people.

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-> SelfDemonstrating/TheJoker ->''"SelfDemonstrating/TheJoker is a tricky foe. His jokes are never funny. Sometimes they hurt people."''



-->--''Radio/TheHitchhikersGuideToTheGalaxy'' radio series

->I am supposed to call for help, if I run into trouble I can't handle on my own.\\
Being captured by the Volturi and likely to be [[PersonAsVerb Chelseaed]] at any moment seemed like it might be that sort of trouble.
-->--'''Elspeth''', Fanfic/{{Luminosity}}

-> Mr. President, I'm not saying we wouldn't get our hair mussed, but I do say no more than 10 to 20 million killed, tops.
-->--'''General Buck Turgidson''', ''DrStrangelove, or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb''

->Enemy Agent: ''You killed two of my men''
->Hetty: ''It was an overreaction''
-->--'''Series/NCISLosAngeles'''

-> Ladies and gentlemen, this is your captain speaking. We have a small problem. [[OhCrap All four engines have stopped]]. We are doing our damnedest to get them going again. [[StiffUpperLip I trust you are not in too much distress]].
-->--British Airways pilot, [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/British_Airways_Flight_9 after flying through a cloud of volcanic ash.]]

-> UsefulNotes/AdolfHitler was a very naughty man.

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-->--''Radio/TheHitchhikersGuideToTheGalaxy'' -->-- ''Radio/TheHitchhikersGuideToTheGalaxy'' radio series

->I ->''"I am supposed to call for help, if I run into trouble I can't handle on my own.own. Being captured by the Volturi and likely to be [[PersonAsVerb Chelseaed]] at any moment seemed like it might be that sort of trouble."''
-->-- '''Elspeth''', Fanfic/{{Luminosity}}

->''"Mr. President, I'm not saying we wouldn't get our hair mussed, but I do say no more than 10 to 20 million killed, tops."''
-->-- '''General Buck Turgidson''', ''DrStrangelove, or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb''

->'''Enemy Agent:''' You killed two of my men.
\\
Being captured by the Volturi and likely to be [[PersonAsVerb Chelseaed]] at any moment seemed like it might be that sort of trouble.
-->--'''Elspeth''', Fanfic/{{Luminosity}}

-> Mr. President, I'm not saying we wouldn't get our hair mussed, but I do say no more than 10 to 20 million killed, tops.
-->--'''General Buck Turgidson''', ''DrStrangelove, or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb''

->Enemy Agent: ''You killed two of my men''
->Hetty: ''It
'''Hetty:''' It was an overreaction''
-->--'''Series/NCISLosAngeles'''

-> Ladies
overreaction.
-->-- '''Series/NCISLosAngeles'''

->''"Ladies
and gentlemen, this is your captain speaking. We have a small problem. [[OhCrap All four engines have stopped]]. We are doing our damnedest to get them going again. [[StiffUpperLip I trust you are not in too much distress]].
-->--British
distress]]."''
-->-- '''British
Airways pilot, pilot''', [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/British_Airways_Flight_9 after flying through a cloud of volcanic ash.]]

-> UsefulNotes/AdolfHitler ->''"UsefulNotes/AdolfHitler was a very naughty man."''



->Collecting customs duties in America had not been one of Britain's glorious successes in the eighteenth century
-->Robert Middlekauf, ''The Glorious Cause: the American Revolution 1763-1789''

-> The above proposition is occasionally useful.
-->A.N. Whitehead and Bertrand Russell, ''Principia Mathematica'', on their proof that 1 + 1 = 2.

->''Stalin's policies, including the murder of millions of his fellow countrymen, were not universally beloved.''
-->{{Gurps}}, ''Cliffhangers''

->''loud explosion is faintly heard over background static''
->'''Lovell:''' ''[as if reporting an odd sensor reading]'' Okay, uh, Houston?[[{{Beat}} ...]]I believe we've had a problem here.
->''[[DramaticPause [Several seconds of silence]]]''
->'''Mission Control''': [[FlatWhat This is Houston, say again please.]]
->'''Lovell:''' Houston, we've had a problem.
--> James A. Lovell, Commander of [[{{Film/Apollo13}} Apollo 13]][[note]][[RealisticDictionIsUnrealistic Intentionally misquoted in the film]][[/note]]

->''He chose...poorly.''

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->Collecting ->''"Collecting customs duties in America had not been one of Britain's glorious successes in the eighteenth century
-->Robert Middlekauf,
century."''
-->-- '''Robert Middlekauf''',
''The Glorious Cause: the American Revolution 1763-1789''

-> The ->''"The above proposition is occasionally useful.
-->A.
useful."''
-->- '''A.
N. Whitehead Whitehead''' and Bertrand Russell, '''Bertrand Russell''', ''Principia Mathematica'', on their proof that 1 + 1 = 2.

->''Stalin's ->''"Stalin's policies, including the murder of millions of his fellow countrymen, were not universally beloved.''
-->{{Gurps}},
"''
-->-- {{Gurps}},
''Cliffhangers''

->''loud ->''[loud explosion is faintly heard over background static''
->'''Lovell:'''
static]''\\
'''Lovell:'''
''[as if reporting an odd sensor reading]'' Okay, uh, Houston?[[{{Beat}} ...]]I Houston? ''[[[{{Beat}} ...]]]'' I believe we've had a problem here.
->''[[DramaticPause [Several
here.\\
''[[DramaticPause [several
seconds of silence]]]''
->'''Mission
silence]]]''\\
'''Mission
Control''': [[FlatWhat This is Houston, say again please.]]
->'''Lovell:'''
]]\\
'''Lovell:'''
Houston, we've had a problem.
--> James -->-- '''James A. Lovell, Lovell''', Commander of [[{{Film/Apollo13}} Apollo 13]][[note]][[RealisticDictionIsUnrealistic Intentionally misquoted in the film]][[/note]]

->''He ->''"He chose...poorly.''"''


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->''"My parents died... in a fire."''
-->-- '''Kara Zor-El''', [[EarthShatteringKaboom last survivor of Krypton]], ''Series/{{Supergirl 2015}}''
21st Feb '16 2:49:43 AM Dravencour
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->''He chose...poorly.''
-->-- '''The Grail Knight''', ''Film/IndianaJonesAndTheLastCrusade''
25th Jan '16 5:24:30 PM DavidDelony
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-->--British Airways pilot, [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/British_Airways_Flight_9 after flying through a cloud of volanic ash.]]

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-->--British Airways pilot, [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/British_Airways_Flight_9 after flying through a cloud of volanic volcanic ash.]]
10th Nov '15 6:28:52 AM Gorank
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-->Enemy Agent: ''You killed two of my men''
-->Hetty: ''It was an overreaction''

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-->Enemy ->Enemy Agent: ''You killed two of my men''
-->Hetty: ->Hetty: ''It was an overreaction''
23rd Oct '14 4:48:41 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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-> AdolfHitler was a very naughty man.

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-> AdolfHitler UsefulNotes/AdolfHitler was a very naughty man.
20th May '14 7:52:49 AM Scorpion451
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->''loud explosion is faintly heard over background static''
->'''Lovell:''' ''[as if reporting an odd sensor reading]'' Okay, uh, Houston?[[{{Beat}} ...]]I believe we've had a problem here.
->''[[DramaticPause [Several seconds of silence]]]''
->'''Mission Control''': [[FlatWhat This is Houston, say again please.]]
->'''Lovell:''' Houston, we've had a problem.
--> James A. Lovell, Commander of [[{{Film/Apollo13}} Apollo 13]][[note]][[RealisticDictionIsUnrealistic Intentionally misquoted in the film]][[/note]]
25th Jan '14 12:41:17 PM nombretomado
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-->-- ''[[Franchise/StarTrek Spock's World]]'', DianeDuane

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-->-- ''[[Franchise/StarTrek Spock's World]]'', DianeDuane
Creator/DianeDuane
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