History Quotes / WorthyOpponent

11th Jul '16 2:10:34 AM PaulA
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->''When [[AbrahamLincoln Honest Abe]] heard the news about your [[TheAmericanCivilWar fall]]\\

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->''When [[AbrahamLincoln [[UsefulNotes/AbrahamLincoln Honest Abe]] heard the news about your [[TheAmericanCivilWar [[UsefulNotes/TheAmericanCivilWar fall]]\\
7th Jul '16 10:42:44 AM Willbyr
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-->--''[[HajimeNoIppo Sendo after getting hit by the Dempsey Roll]]''

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-->--''[[HajimeNoIppo -->--''[[Manga/HajimeNoIppo Sendo after getting hit by the Dempsey Roll]]''
17th Jun '16 12:27:32 AM LittleJon
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'cause you fought all the way Johnny Reb.''

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'cause Yeah, you fought all the way Johnny Reb.''
17th Jun '16 12:19:47 AM LittleJon
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''for you Johnny Reb and all that you believed.''\\

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''for you [[NobleConfederateSoldier Johnny Reb Reb]] and all that you believed.''\\
17th Jun '16 12:16:51 AM LittleJon
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-->-- Johnny Horton, ''Johnny Reb''

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-->-- Johnny Horton, '''Johnny Horton''', ''Johnny Reb''
17th Jun '16 12:06:43 AM LittleJon
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->''"So ’ere ’s to you, Fuzzy-Wuzzy, at your ’ome in the Soudan;\\
You ’re a pore benighted ’eathen but a first-class fightin’ man..."''

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->''"So ’ere ’s 'ere 's to you, Fuzzy-Wuzzy, at your ’ome 'ome in the Soudan;\\
Soudan;\\
You ’re 're a pore benighted ’eathen 'eathen but a first-class fightin’ fightin' man..."''
17th Jun '16 12:00:47 AM LittleJon
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->''When [[AbrahamLincoln Honest Abe]] heard the news about your [[TheAmericanCivilWar fall]]\\
The folks thought he'd call up a great victory ball.\\
But he asked the band to play the song'' "Dixie"\\
''for you Johnny Reb and all that you believed.''\\
(chorus)\\
'' 'cause you fought all the way Johnny Reb, Johnny Reb.\\
'cause you fought all the way Johnny Reb.''
-->-- Johnny Horton, ''Johnny Reb''

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12th Jun '16 2:07:34 PM katrinahood
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->''"Well, I can see I'm dealing with a formidable opponent."''
-->-- '''The Lizard King''', ''WesternAnimation/ThreeTwoOnePenguins''
9th Jun '16 2:03:14 PM LentilSandEater
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->'''Helen''': So you're on [[TheTriadsAndTheTongs their]] side now?
->'''The Beast''': Don't get me wrong. I only want to kill you... or be killed ''by'' you.
-->-- ''Film/KungFuHustle''
29th May '16 8:07:17 PM DeisTheAlcano
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->L will die this easily?

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->L ->''"L will die this easily?easily?"''



->'''Signum''': You're strong, [[LastNameBasis Testarossa]].\\
'''Bardiche''': [[GratuitousEnglish Thank you.]]\\
'''Fate''': You and Levantine are strong as well... Signum.\\
'''Levantine''': [[GratuitousGerman Danke.]]\\
'''Signum''': If I didn't have a goal I must achieve, I'd let my heart out a little to play in this battle, but for my allies and friends, I can no longer stay that way. I don't have the confidence to say that I'll finish this without killing you. Can you forgive my immaturity?\\
'''Fate''': I couldn't care less. I will be the one to win after all.

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->'''Signum''': ->'''Signum:''' You're strong, [[LastNameBasis Testarossa]].\\
'''Bardiche''': '''Bardiche:''' [[GratuitousEnglish Thank you.]]\\
'''Fate''': '''Fate:''' You and Levantine are strong as well... Signum.\\
'''Levantine''': '''Levantine:''' [[GratuitousGerman Danke.]]\\
'''Signum''': '''Signum:''' If I didn't have a goal I must achieve, I'd let my heart out a little to play in this battle, but for my allies and friends, I can no longer stay that way. I don't have the confidence to say that I'll finish this without killing you. Can you forgive my immaturity?\\
'''Fate''': '''Fate:''' I couldn't care less. I will be the one to win after all.



->'''Sendo''': So that was the [[SignatureMove Dempsey Role]]. A fast combination of punches that use the whole body. Once it starts you can't stop it. He got himself something amazing. Makunauchi's one hell of a guy.

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->'''Sendo''': ->'''Sendo:''' So that was the [[SignatureMove Dempsey Role]]. A fast combination of punches that use the whole body. Once it starts you can't stop it. He got himself something amazing. Makunauchi's one hell of a guy.



->'''Socrates 2''': It's been so long since I met a worthy adversary.\\
'''Socrates 1''': You've only been alive for a few days!

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->'''Socrates 2''': 2:''' It's been so long since I met a worthy adversary.\\
'''Socrates 1''': 1:''' You've only been alive for a few days!



->I find you... exciting. Like a really challenging summit. The more energy I use to best someone... the more distracting they become.

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->I ->''"I find you... exciting. Like a really challenging summit. The more energy I use to best someone... the more distracting they become."''



->You knew her the best. You knew all of her strengths and weaknesses, you’d been in her head enough times to know the moves she would make before she did. If anyone would be able(worthy) to match her in combat, it would be you- damned if you would let anyone else lay a hand on her. If she was going to be stopped, and she needed to be stopped, it was going to be by you or it was not going to happen at all. Her pride was yours, too.

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->You ->''"You knew her the best. You knew all of her strengths and weaknesses, you’d been in her head enough times to know the moves she would make before she did. If anyone would be able(worthy) to match her in combat, it would be you- damned if you would let anyone else lay a hand on her. If she was going to be stopped, and she needed to be stopped, it was going to be by you or it was not going to happen at all. Her pride was yours, too."''



->So that's his name... Po. Finally, a worthy opponent. Our battle will be [[EvilIsHammy LEGENDARY]]!

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->So ->''"So that's his name... Po. Finally, a worthy opponent. Our battle will be [[EvilIsHammy LEGENDARY]]!LEGENDARY]]!"''



->I tip my hat to you, one legend to another.

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->I ->''"I tip my hat to you, one legend to another."''



->From deep down in my stomach, with every inch of me, I pure, straight hate you. But goddammit do I respect you!

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->From ->''"From deep down in my stomach, with every inch of me, I pure, straight hate you. But goddammit do I respect you!you!"''



->Any man brave enough to fight with his guts strapped to him can drink from my canteen any day.

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->Any ->''"Any man brave enough to fight with his guts strapped to him can drink from my canteen any day."''



->We're both fighting men. I respect that. Fighting men do not deserve to be killed like sheep. But... ''respect''... must be ''[[KickTheDog taught]]''.

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->We're ->''"We're both fighting men. I respect that. Fighting men do not deserve to be killed like sheep. But... ''respect''... must be ''[[KickTheDog taught]]''."''



->Rommel, you MagnificentBastard, I read your book!

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->Rommel, ->''"Rommel, you MagnificentBastard, I read your book!book!"''



->Someone make a note of that man's bravery.
-->--'''The Spaniard''', ''Film/PiratesOfTheCaribbeanOnStrangerTides''

->You're incredible, Ryback. It's a shame you're not cooking for us.

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->Someone ->''"Someone make a note of that man's bravery.
-->--'''The
bravery."''
-->-- '''The
Spaniard''', ''Film/PiratesOfTheCaribbeanOnStrangerTides''

->You're ->''"You're incredible, Ryback. It's a shame you're not cooking for us."''



->Finally, gentlemen... many misinformed Japanese believe that America is a nation divided... isolationist... and that Americans are only interested in enjoying a life of luxury, and are spiritually and morally corrupt. But that is a great mistake. If war becomes inevitable, America would be the most formidable foe that we have ever fought. I've lived in Washington and studied at Harvard, so I know that the Americans are a proud and just people.

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->Finally, ->''"Finally, gentlemen... many misinformed Japanese believe that America is a nation divided... isolationist... and that Americans are only interested in enjoying a life of luxury, and are spiritually and morally corrupt. But that is a great mistake. If war becomes inevitable, America would be the most formidable foe that we have ever fought. I've lived in Washington and studied at Harvard, so I know that the Americans are a proud and just people."''



->You may have only enemies whom you can hate, not enemies you despise. You must be proud of your enemy: then the successes of your enemy are your successes too.

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->You ->''"You may have only enemies whom you can hate, not enemies you despise. You must be proud of your enemy: then the successes of your enemy are your successes too."''



->'''UsefulNotes/GenghisKhan''': Remember the name of Jelaudin, Kublai. He was a strong enemy.\\
'''Kublai''': That is a good thing.\\
'''Genghis''': Even enemies can have honour. His father was fortunate to have such a son. Remember this day and perhaps in time you will make your own father proud.

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->'''UsefulNotes/GenghisKhan''': ->'''UsefulNotes/GenghisKhan:''' Remember the name of Jelaudin, Kublai. He was a strong enemy.\\
'''Kublai''': '''Kublai:''' That is a good thing.\\
'''Genghis''': '''Genghis:''' Even enemies can have honour. His father was fortunate to have such a son. Remember this day and perhaps in time you will make your own father proud.



->'''[[spoiler: Scion]]''': '''[[WhamLine You needed]] [[HeroicBSOD worthy opponents.]]'''
-->--[[spoiler: to [[AllYourPowersCombined Eidolon]]]], ''Literature/{{Worm}}''

->'But there is neither East nor West, nor Border nor Breed nor Birth,\\
when two strong men come face to face, though they come from the ends of the Earth.

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->'''[[spoiler: Scion]]''': ->'''[[spoiler:Scion]]:''' '''[[WhamLine You needed]] [[HeroicBSOD worthy opponents.]]'''
-->--[[spoiler: to -->-- [[spoiler:To [[AllYourPowersCombined Eidolon]]]], ''Literature/{{Worm}}''

->'But ->''"But there is neither East nor West, nor Border nor Breed nor Birth,\\
when two strong men come face to face, though they come from the ends of the Earth."''



->Now heroes are the ones who cherish lofty designs in their bosoms and have plans to achieve them. They have all-embracing schemes, and the whole world is at their mercy... The only heroes in the world are you and I.

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->Now ->''"Now heroes are the ones who cherish lofty designs in their bosoms and have plans to achieve them. They have all-embracing schemes, and the whole world is at their mercy... The only heroes in the world are you and I."''



->At least thou art valiant; beyond all whom I have met. And they lie who say that we of our part do not honour the valour of our foes.

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->At ->''"At least thou art valiant; beyond all whom I have met. And they lie who say that we of our part do not honour the valour of our foes."''



->I keep forgetting that he's ''[[TheChessmaster smarter]]'' than me. [...] He is an exceedingly dangerous man. I may have to kill him. (''{{beat}}'') Or possibly offer him a job.

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->I ->''"I keep forgetting that he's ''[[TheChessmaster smarter]]'' than me. [...] He is an exceedingly dangerous man. I may have to kill him. (''{{beat}}'') ''[{{Beat}}]'' Or possibly offer him a job."''



->So ’ere ’s to you, Fuzzy-Wuzzy, at your ’ome in the Soudan;
->You ’re a pore benighted ’eathen but a first-class fightin’ man....

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->So ->''"So ’ere ’s to you, Fuzzy-Wuzzy, at your ’ome in the Soudan;
->You
Soudan;\\
You
’re a pore benighted ’eathen but a first-class fightin’ man....man..."''



->'''Peppone''': No doubt about it: we're not bad, you and me. Too bad you're not one of [[DirtyCommunists us]].\\
'''[[BadassPreacher Don Camillo]]''': My thoughts exactly. Too bad ''you'''re not one of us!
-->--''The Little World of Literature/DonCamillo''

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->'''Peppone''': ->'''Peppone:''' No doubt about it: we're not bad, you and me. Too bad you're not one of [[DirtyCommunists us]].\\
'''[[BadassPreacher Don Camillo]]''': Camillo]]:''' My thoughts exactly. Too bad ''you'''re not one of us!
-->--''The -->-- ''The Little World of Literature/DonCamillo''



->[[HumansAreWarriors [The humans] fight bravely]]. They cannot harm our ships, but [[DoNotGoGentle they continue to try]].

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->[[HumansAreWarriors ->''"[[HumansAreWarriors [The humans] fight bravely]]. They cannot harm our ships, but [[DoNotGoGentle they continue to try]]."''



->I've never thought higher of her than I do at this moment. She lost, but she played to win.

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->I've ->''"I've never thought higher of her than I do at this moment. She lost, but she played to win."''



->'''Baron von Richthoven''': Ah, and the Lord Flasheart. This is indeed an honour. Finally, the two greatest gentleman fliers in the world meet. Two men of honour, who have jousted together in the cloud-strewn glory of the skies, face to face at last. How often I have rehearsed this moment of destiny in my dreams. The panoply to encapsulate the unspoken nobility of a comradeship.\\
(''[[CombatPragmatist Flasheart shoots von Richthoven]]'')\\
'''Lord Flasheart''': What a poof!

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->'''Baron von Richthoven''': Richthoven:''' Ah, and the Lord Flasheart. This is indeed an honour. Finally, the two greatest gentleman fliers in the world meet. Two men of honour, who have jousted together in the cloud-strewn glory of the skies, face to face at last. How often I have rehearsed this moment of destiny in my dreams. The panoply to encapsulate the unspoken nobility of a comradeship.\\
(''[[CombatPragmatist ''[[[CombatPragmatist Flasheart shoots von Richthoven]]'')\\
Richthoven]]]''\\
'''Lord Flasheart''': Flasheart:''' What a poof!



->That's what makes you dangerous. It's not the mask. It's not the skills. It's your ideology. The lone man who thinks he can make a difference. I'm glad we could talk. I...I respect your conviction even if it runs counter with with my own.

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->That's ->''"That's what makes you dangerous. It's not the mask. It's not the skills. It's your ideology. The lone man who thinks he can make a difference. I'm glad we could talk. I...I respect your conviction even if it runs counter with with my own."''



->If you don't respect your enemies, that's how stupid men die.

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->If ->''"If you don't respect your enemies, that's how stupid men die."''



->You are indeed a worthy opponent, Doctor. It's what gives your destruction its... piquancy.

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->You ->''"You are indeed a worthy opponent, Doctor. It's what gives your destruction its... piquancy."''



->We've underestimated the Stark boy for too long. He has a good mind for warfare, his men worship him...You've been waiting for him to fail; he is not going to fail. Not without our help.

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->We've ->''"We've underestimated the Stark boy for too long. He has a good mind for warfare, his men worship him...You've been waiting for him to fail; he is not going to fail. Not without our help."''



->These men living out here eating rice and beans, sleeping out here in the cold on these rags; these are some fucking hard men. You ladies bitch if you get an MRE without a fucking Pop-Tart.

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->These ->''"These men living out here eating rice and beans, sleeping out here in the cold on these rags; these are some fucking hard men. You ladies bitch if you get an MRE without a fucking Pop-Tart."''



->Motherfucker ''died'' trying to get a round off. Combat ''discipline.''

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->Motherfucker ->''"Motherfucker ''died'' trying to get a round off. Combat ''discipline.''''"''



->'''Jem'hader First [Captain] Ikat'ika''': Prepare yourself. I've found you a worthy opponent.\\
'''Worf''': Where is he?\\
'''Ikat'ika''': Right in front of you.\\
(''later'')\\

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->'''Jem'hader First [Captain] Ikat'ika''': Ikat'ika:''' Prepare yourself. I've found you a worthy opponent.\\
'''Worf''': '''Worf:''' Where is he?\\
'''Ikat'ika''': '''Ikat'ika:''' Right in front of you.\\
(''later'')\\''[Later]''\\



->The only enemy worth your admiration is one who has accepted the superiority of mankind and knelt before you to be executed. All others are to be despised. [[DefiedTrope Honor means nothing when it is used to oppose the Emperor's will.]]

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->The ->''"The only enemy worth your admiration is one who has accepted the superiority of mankind and knelt before you to be executed. All others are to be despised. [[DefiedTrope Honor means nothing when it is used to oppose the Emperor's will.]]]]"''



->We crushed da stunties on Golgotha, an' we caught [[BadassGrandpa old one-eye]] when da speed freeks blew da humies' big tanks ta bits. I let 'im go 'cause good enemies iz 'ard to find, an' [[ProudWarriorRaceGuy Orks]] [[BloodKnight need enemies ta fight like they need meat ta eat an' grog ta drink]].

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->We ->''"We crushed da stunties on Golgotha, an' we caught [[BadassGrandpa old one-eye]] when da speed freeks blew da humies' big tanks ta bits. I let 'im go 'cause good enemies iz 'ard to find, an' [[ProudWarriorRaceGuy Orks]] [[BloodKnight need enemies ta fight like they need meat ta eat an' grog ta drink]]."''



->Believe me when I say that you should never underestimate the [[SpaceCadet Void Engineers]]. That doesn't mean they're not stupid; they are. But they are a cunning kind of stupid, backed up with the full technological might of their fellow Conventions. I must say, I have a little respect for them. Of all their fellows, they are the only ones [[BoldExplorer willing to Go Out There]]. Certainly, their reasons for embarking on the Grand Adventure are wrong, but they do it nonetheless. I wish we weren't enemies, but they will have it no other way.

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->Believe ->''"Believe me when I say that you should never underestimate the [[SpaceCadet Void Engineers]]. That doesn't mean they're not stupid; they are. But they are a cunning kind of stupid, backed up with the full technological might of their fellow Conventions. I must say, I have a little respect for them. Of all their fellows, they are the only ones [[BoldExplorer willing to Go Out There]]. Certainly, their reasons for embarking on the Grand Adventure are wrong, but they do it nonetheless. I wish we weren't enemies, but they will have it no other way."''



->Finally, a clan worthy of being called enemy - nay, ''archenemy.'' True, they are fatally misguided dupes of the [[PhysicalGod Antediluvians]], but I respect their dignity and poise. The last one I [[ColdBloodedTorture played with]] took four nights to scream and [[ImplacableMan twelve to]] [[RasputinianDeath die]]. Admirable indeed.
-->--Tzimisce viewpoint on the Ventrue, ''TabletopGame/VampireTheMasquerade - Clanbook: Tzimisce''

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->Finally, ->''"Finally, a clan worthy of being called enemy - nay, ''archenemy.'' True, they are fatally misguided dupes of the [[PhysicalGod Antediluvians]], but I respect their dignity and poise. The last one I [[ColdBloodedTorture played with]] took four nights to scream and [[ImplacableMan twelve to]] [[RasputinianDeath die]]. Admirable indeed. \n-->--Tzimisce "''
-->-- '''Tzimisce'''
viewpoint on the Ventrue, ''TabletopGame/VampireTheMasquerade - Clanbook: Tzimisce''Tzimisce''



->'''Coriolanus''': They have a leader,\\

to:

->'''Coriolanus''': ->'''Coriolanus:''' They have a leader,\\



'''Cominius''': You have fought together.\\
'''Coriolanus''': Were half to half the world by the ears and he.\\

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'''Cominius''': '''Cominius:''' You have fought together.\\
'''Coriolanus''': '''Coriolanus:''' Were half to half the world by the ears and he.\\



->Know that you die with honor, which is more than can be said for most.

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->Know ->''"Know that you die with honor, which is more than can be said for most."''



->The dragons shall never be forgotten. We knights fought valiantly, but for every one of them, we lost three score of our own. Exhilaration, pride, hatred, rage... the dragons teased out our dearest emotions. Thou will understand one day. At thy twilight, old thoughts return, in great waves of nostalgia...

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->The ->''"The dragons shall never be forgotten. We knights fought valiantly, but for every one of them, we lost three score of our own. Exhilaration, pride, hatred, rage... the dragons teased out our dearest emotions. Thou will understand one day. At thy twilight, old thoughts return, in great waves of nostalgia..."''



->"A man is made by the quality of his enemies." Maric told me that once. I wonder if it's more a compliment to you or me.

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->"A ->''"'A man is made by the quality of his enemies." ' Maric told me that once. I wonder if it's more a compliment to you or me."''



->''Shanedan'', Hawke. I expected you. ''Marass toh ebra-shok''. You alone are ''[[WorthyOpponent basalit-an]]''. (''to nobles'') This is what respect looks like, ''bas!'' Some of you will never earn it!

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->''Shanedan'', ->''"''Shanedan'', Hawke. I expected you. ''Marass toh ebra-shok''. You alone are ''[[WorthyOpponent basalit-an]]''. (''to nobles'') This is what respect looks like, ''bas!'' Some of you will never earn it!it!"''



->You are brave. ''Balaan hokoron.'' [[note]]Worthy enemies.[[/note]] Your defeat brings me honor.

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->You ->''"You are brave. ''Balaan hokoron.'' [[note]]Worthy enemies.[[/note]] Your defeat brings me honor."''



->'''The Courier''': There is wisdom in retreat, Legate\\
'''Legate Lanius''': As for Wisdom... There is wisdom in your words, wo/man of the west. Know that I shall return East. I shall not remain there forever. On that day, the strength of [[TheFederation the bear]] shall be tested. If the West is one day filled with ones such as you, perhaps it shall be a worthy fight indeed.

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->'''The Courier''': Courier:''' There is wisdom in retreat, Legate\\
'''Legate Lanius''': Lanius:''' As for Wisdom... There is wisdom in your words, wo/man of the west. Know that I shall return East. I shall not remain there forever. On that day, the strength of [[TheFederation the bear]] shall be tested. If the West is one day filled with ones such as you, perhaps it shall be a worthy fight indeed.



->So that's General Leo. He could be my friend, if he weren't my enemy.

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->So ->''"So that's General Leo. He could be my friend, if he weren't my enemy."''



->I'd dearly love to fight you someday... and I mean that with the greatest respect.

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->I'd ->''"I'd dearly love to fight you someday... and I mean that with the greatest respect."''



->You make a good other.
-->-- '''[[spoiler: Roxas]]''', ''VideoGame/KingdomHeartsII''

->Your enemies are my enemies! [[BloodKnight We''ll shove the Collectors' claws where a dark sun can't shine.]] [[PayEvilUntoEvil And they will deserve it.]] I won't disrespect their strength by doing less than the worst to them.

to:

->You ->''"You make a good other.
other."''
-->-- '''[[spoiler: Roxas]]''', '''[[spoiler:Roxas]]''', ''VideoGame/KingdomHeartsII''

->Your ->''"Your enemies are my enemies! [[BloodKnight We''ll shove the Collectors' claws where a dark sun can't shine.]] [[PayEvilUntoEvil And they will deserve it.]] I won't disrespect their strength by doing less than the worst to them."''



->'''Dying [[EldritchAbomination Reaper]]''': ''[[AC:Shepard.]]''\\
'''Shepard''': You know who I am?\\
'''Dying Reaper''': [[AC:[[BigBad Harbinger]] [[TheDreaded speaks of you.]]]]

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->'''Dying [[EldritchAbomination Reaper]]''': Reaper]]:''' ''[[AC:Shepard.]]''\\
'''Shepard''': '''Shepard:''' You know who I am?\\
'''Dying Reaper''': Reaper:''' [[AC:[[BigBad Harbinger]] [[TheDreaded speaks of you.]]]]



->Your idealism is... admirable, Shepard.

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->Your ->''"Your idealism is... admirable, Shepard."''



->I am Liquid's doppleganger. And you are His. Just like your father... [[CatchPhrase you're pretty good.]]

to:

->I ->''"I am Liquid's doppleganger. And you are His. Just like your father... [[CatchPhrase you're pretty good.]]]]"''



->You may be the enemy, but I'll remember your name til death!

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->You ->''"You may be the enemy, but I'll remember your name til death!death!"''



->Farewell, Sonic, my admirable adversary.

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->Farewell, ->''"Farewell, Sonic, my admirable adversary."''



->Farewell. Know that few creatures survive earning my hatred and my respect.

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->Farewell.->''"Farewell. Know that few creatures survive earning my hatred and my respect."''



->Not bad! I guess I chose the right guy to be my {{archenemy}}.

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->Not ->''"Not bad! I guess I chose the right guy to be my {{archenemy}}."''



->'''Lucina''': Is that... the Hero-King himself?\\
'''Robin''': And the Radiant Hero of legend. Worthy opponents, indeed!

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->'''Lucina''': ->'''Lucina:''' Is that... the Hero-King himself?\\
'''Robin''': '''Robin:''' And the Radiant Hero of legend. Worthy opponents, indeed!



->Noble enemy: I mourn your loss as I mourned; for my first-born son.

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->Noble ->''"Noble enemy: I mourn your loss as I mourned; for my first-born son."''



->Tenacious little hedgehog. I'd respect you if I didn't HATE you so much.

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->Tenacious ->''"Tenacious little hedgehog. I'd respect you if I didn't HATE you so much."''



->You're a quick thinker ''and'' spiteful. I can respect that. [[YouWillBeSpared You won't be killed, Bikke.]]

to:

->You're ->''"You're a quick thinker ''and'' spiteful. I can respect that. [[YouWillBeSpared You won't be killed, Bikke.]]]]"''



->You are indeed the most worthy adversary.

to:

->You ->''"You are indeed the most worthy adversary."''



->'''Interviewing Scientist''': Why does his death bother you? [[OneManArmy You've killed many humans before]], why is he so-\\
'''Able''': Different? Because, unlike you [Sumerian word, untranslated], he was a challenge, a real enemy.\\
'''Interviewing Scientist''': Why would that be good for you? Every time you have awoken you've tried to escape. He was responsible for apprehending you several times. Surely you must be glad he's dead.\\
'''Able''': [[BlueAndOrangeMorality I would hardly expect you to understand]]. Do you know, he managed to shoot me in the head over [censored two-digit figure] times? A man like that deserves to die in combat, so close to his opponent he can feel his breath. Not in some [Sumerian words, untranslated] destruction ordered by cowardly kings and princes safe in their palaces.

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->'''Interviewing Scientist''': Scientist:''' Why does his death bother you? [[OneManArmy You've killed many humans before]], why is he so-\\
'''Able''': '''Able:''' Different? Because, unlike you [Sumerian word, untranslated], he was a challenge, a real enemy.\\
'''Interviewing Scientist''': Scientist:''' Why would that be good for you? Every time you have awoken you've tried to escape. He was responsible for apprehending you several times. Surely you must be glad he's dead.\\
'''Able''': '''Able:''' [[BlueAndOrangeMorality I would hardly expect you to understand]]. Do you know, he managed to shoot me in the head over [censored two-digit figure] times? A man like that deserves to die in combat, so close to his opponent he can feel his breath. Not in some [Sumerian words, untranslated] destruction ordered by cowardly kings and princes safe in their palaces.



->'''Long Feng''': You have beaten me at my own game.\\
'''[[MagnificentBastard Azula]]''': [[PretenderDiss Don't flatter yourself.]] [[SubvertedTrope You were never even a player.]]

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->'''Long Feng''': Feng:''' You have beaten me at my own game.\\
'''[[MagnificentBastard Azula]]''': Azula]]:''' [[PretenderDiss Don't flatter yourself.]] [[SubvertedTrope You were never even a player.]]



->I'm impressed. No one has ever gotten the better of me like that. It is almost a shame to [[DePower purify]] someone so talented. ''Almost.''

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->I'm ->''"I'm impressed. No one has ever gotten the better of me like that. It is almost a shame to [[DePower purify]] someone so talented. ''Almost.''''"''



->Little monkey! Though I can ''break'' your ''bones,'' I ''[[{{Determinator}} cannot crush your spirit!]]'' I will leave your planet in ''peace!'' ''[[CatchPhrase Oh yeah!]]''

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->Little ->''"Little monkey! Though I can ''break'' your ''bones,'' I ''[[{{Determinator}} cannot crush your spirit!]]'' I will leave your planet in ''peace!'' ''[[CatchPhrase Oh yeah!]]''yeah!]]''"''



->Farewell, Kim Possible. You were a worthy adversary. [[SubvertedCatchPhrase You were indeed All That.]]

to:

->Farewell, ->''"Farewell, Kim Possible. You were a worthy adversary. [[SubvertedCatchPhrase You were indeed All That.]]]]"''



->You're a magnificent opponent Franchise/{{Superman}}. But even you must realize it's hopeless.

to:

->You're ->''"You're a magnificent opponent Franchise/{{Superman}}. But even you must realize it's hopeless."''



->I will choose my [[DemonicPossession vessel]] well, to best serve [[SealedEvilInACan you]]. And the human most capable for this task is my nemesis, Jackie Chan.

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->I ->''"I will choose my [[DemonicPossession vessel]] well, to best serve [[SealedEvilInACan you]]. And the human most capable for this task is my nemesis, Jackie Chan."''



->[[UsefulNotes/WorldWarOne Those heroes that shed their blood and lost their lives]]; You are now lying in the soil of a friendly country. Therefore rest in peace. There is no difference [[UsefulNotes/KiwisWithCarbines between]] [[UsefulNotes/BritsWithBattleships the]] [[UsefulNotes/AussiesWithArtillery Johnnies]] and [[UsefulNotes/TurksWithTroops the Mehmets]] where they lie side by side here [[UsefulNotes/{{Turkey}} in this country of ours]]; You the mothers who sent their sons from far away countries, wipe away your tears. Your sons are now lying in our bosom and are in peace. [[TearJerker Having lost their lives on this land they have become our sons as well.]]

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->[[UsefulNotes/WorldWarOne ->''"[[UsefulNotes/WorldWarOne Those heroes that shed their blood and lost their lives]]; You are now lying in the soil of a friendly country. Therefore rest in peace. There is no difference [[UsefulNotes/KiwisWithCarbines between]] [[UsefulNotes/BritsWithBattleships the]] [[UsefulNotes/AussiesWithArtillery Johnnies]] and [[UsefulNotes/TurksWithTroops the Mehmets]] where they lie side by side here [[UsefulNotes/{{Turkey}} in this country of ours]]; You the mothers who sent their sons from far away countries, wipe away your tears. Your sons are now lying in our bosom and are in peace. [[TearJerker Having lost their lives on this land they have become our sons as well.]]]]"''



->Put all their other men together in one scale, and poor Castlereagh in the other - single he plainly weighed them down... One can't help feeling a little for him, after being pitted against him for several years, pretty regularly. It is like losing a connection suddenly. Also he was a gentleman, and the only one amongst them.

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->Put ->''"Put all their other men together in one scale, and poor Castlereagh in the other - single he plainly weighed them down... One can't help feeling a little for him, after being pitted against him for several years, pretty regularly. It is like losing a connection suddenly. Also he was a gentleman, and the only one amongst them."''



->It is interesting to note that in most such verse-tales of the wars between Christianity and Islam, the knightly class saw their Saracen foes virtually as [[NotSoDifferent mirror images]] of themselves; equally [[{{Badass}} brave, loyal and skilled]], similarly [[{{Determinator}} motivated]]. But none the less [[TragicHero doomed]] simply because they fought for the wrong cause.

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->It ->''"It is interesting to note that in most such verse-tales of the wars between Christianity and Islam, the knightly class saw their Saracen foes virtually as [[NotSoDifferent mirror images]] of themselves; equally [[{{Badass}} brave, loyal and skilled]], similarly [[{{Determinator}} motivated]]. But none the less [[TragicHero doomed]] simply because they fought for the wrong cause."''



->Perish any man who suspects that these men either did or suffered anything unseemly.

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->Perish ->''"Perish any man who suspects that these men either did or suffered anything unseemly."''



->He at least never lied to us. His words gave us hope.

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->He ->''"He at least never lied to us. His words gave us hope."''



->The Man in the [=MiG=]. A famous hero or an unknown just starting to blossom, he was deserving of one more thing, and to this day I hope it was granted to him. I hope he died when instantly when the missile hit and did not live that last second and never, never knew that he lost the battle.

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->The ->''"The Man in the [=MiG=]. A famous hero or an unknown just starting to blossom, he was deserving of one more thing, and to this day I hope it was granted to him. I hope he died when instantly when the missile hit and did not live that last second and never, never knew that he lost the battle."''



->The courage of your enemy honors you.
-->-- Chinese proverb

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->The ->''"The courage of your enemy honors you.
you."''
-->-- Chinese proverb
'''Chinese proverb'''
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