->''"'Will do', Bob said, and for once he was serious and didn't sass me.\\
-->-- '''[[FirstPersonSmartass Harry Dresden]]''', ''[[Literature/TheDresdenFiles Proven Guilty]]''

->'''Benson:''' Since when did ''we'' become [[TheSpock the voices of reason]]?\\
'''Fin:''' Sooner or later, you play all the parts.
-->--'''''Series/LawAndOrderSpecialVictimsUnit''''', "Gridiron Solider"

->'''Surfer:''' Does he ever smile?\\
'''[=AndrAIa=]:''' If he does, run.
-->-- ''WesternAnimation/ReBoot''

->''"Bail frowned; if even the irrepressible Jar Jar was worried, this looked to be even worse than he'd expected."''
-->-- ''Film/RevengeOfTheSith's'' novelization, when Palpatine is about to declare the Empire.

-->-- '''[[MadScientist Mordin Solus]]''', ''VideoGame/MassEffect3''

-->-- '''[[{{Cloudcuckoolander}} Luna Lovegood]]''' to [[TheHero Harry Potter]], ''Film/HarryPotter [[Literature/HarryPotterAndTheDeathlyHallows and the Deathly Hallows]]''. ([[TheFilmOfTheBook The movie]]).

->''"This has even got my brother brooding. He's always been a firm believer in quick decisions. Yet he wishes for more time... that's never happened before."''
-->-- '''Hector''', ''VideoGame/FireEmblemElibe''

->''"I was surprised today, to see Miho talk to Mother like that. That shows you were quite desperate... I'm sorry."''
-->-- '''Maho Nishizumi''', ''Anime/GirlsUndPanzer'', "Little Army" manga.

->''"See? [[TheStoic Charlie]] just made a joke at you in the Oval Office.'' That's ''how bad an idea it is.''"
-->--'''Leo [=McGarry=]''', ''Series/TheWestWing''

->''"I start fighting a war, you'll see something new."''
-->--'''Captain Malcolm Reynolds''', ''{{Film/Serenity}}''

->'''Shikamaru''': It's been two days since your last cigarette. When a chain smoker like you lays off, something's always up.
->'''Asuma''': Sharp eyes, Shikamaru. If the likes of you can read my heart, then I'm still a rank amateur.

->''"Some things are not meant to be! Dogs shouldn't get along with cats, men shouldn't have ponytails, and your father is not meant to have a job!"''
-->--'''Nicole Watterson''', ''WesternAnimation/TheAmazingWorldOfGumball''

->They say that when somebody acts out of character it is serious business. So when [[LadyOfWar Weiss]] let out three well-chosen expletives and tried to grind the hand written note on the beautiful stationary that gave the faintest and most modest impression of having been scented with rose water into a fine powder, her friends were duly concerned. Weiss wasn't like this when she was mad. She was a prissy heiress with an air of angry refinement with options on a good tirade ''[sic]'' when she was mad. They could not recall ever hearing her swear like that.
-->-- ''[[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/10376089/2/Guiding-Shadow Guiding Shadow]]'', an ''WebAnimation/{{RWBY}}'' fic

->It was a bit unnerving to see the normally bubbly and almost spastic young woman so somber and focused, Blake thought with a shiver as she took in the diamond hard glint to Nora’s eyes.
-->-- ''WebAnimation/{{RWBY}}'' fic ''[[http://onhiro.tumblr.com/post/96583185777/from-the-watchful-shadows The Long, Hard Road]]''

->'''Madeline Westen:''' ''(opens the fridge)'' You want a [[TrademarkFavoriteFood beer]]?\\
'''Sam Axe:''' ''(slams the fridge closed)'' No, I ''don't'' want a beer.\\
'''Madeline:''' Okay. This ''is'' serious.\\
'''Sam:''' That's what I'm trying to say.
-->-- "Loose Ends", ''Series/BurnNotice''