->'''Dr. Bruner''': Who are you? And what are they?
->'''Legendre''': For you, my friend, they are the angels of death.
-->-- ''Film/WhiteZombie''


->'''Wiry Girl:''' That's not fair! I had zombies too!
->'''Sitterson:''' Yes, you had "Zombies", but this is "Zombie Redneck Torture Family". Entirely separate thing. It's like the difference between an elephant and an elephant seal.
-->-- ''Film/TheCabinInTheWoods''

->''"Is there an agreed definition of what is a zombie and how they get that way? Not that I know of. I think zombies are defined by behavior and can be 'explained' by many [[HandWave handy shortcuts]]: [[AWizardDidIt the supernatural]], [[ILoveNuclearPower radiation]], [[TheVirus a virus]], [[AliensAreBastards space visitors]], [[DoomsdayDevice secret weapons]], [[ArsonMurderAndJaywalking a Harvard education]] and so on."''
-->-- ''Creator/RogerEbert''

->"She's not making sense! If they're moving, they've got brain function! If they've got brain function they're not dead yet!"
-->-- ''Film/TheLastDaysOnMars'' (2013).

->"It looks dead. It smells dead. Yet it's moving around. [[{{Understatement}} That's interesting."]]
-->-- '''Oz''', Series/BuffyTheVampireSlayer, "Dead Man's Party"