->"Some call our realm a world of shadows, but that makes it sound unpleasant...The twilight there holds a serene beauty...you have seen it yourself as the sun sets on this world. Bathed in that light, all people were pure and gentle...But things changed once that foul power pervaded our world..."
-->--[[EnsembleDarkhorse Midna]], after the Mirror of Twilight is restored, [[VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaTwilightPrincess Twilight Princess]]

-->"It's the Legend of Zelda and it's really rad, those creatures from Ga[[FandomBerserkButton n]]non are pretty bad, Octoroks, tektites, levers too, with your help our hero pulls through. Yeah, go Link, yeah, get some, awesome! Intense!
-->--[[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MmFinopAcE4 Legend of Zelda NES commercial]]

->"I FOUND A MIRROR UNDER THE TABLE."
-->--[[CharacterizationMarchesOn Link]], doing [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin just that]] in ''VideoGame/ZeldaIITheAdventureOfLink''

->"SSSSKKKYYYAAAAAAA!!!!"
-->--[[YouShouldKnowThisAlready Link]], in any of his 3D games

->"[[color:green:'''I hate Ganondorf!''']]"
-->--[[DialogueTree Link]], answering Nabooru in ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaOcarinaOfTime''

->"Meooow!"
-->--[[NobodyHereButUsBirds Link]], hiding from Mila in ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaTheWindWaker''

->"'''An ally of justice!'''"
-->--[[DialogueTree Link]], describing himself to Mila in ''The Wind Waker''

->"COME ON!!"
-->--[[SuddenlyVoiced Link]], calling to any companion he takes on in a dungeon in ''The Wind Waker''

->"'''Please forgive me!'''"
-->--[[ButThouMust Link]], apologizing to Hena in ''Twilight Princess''

->MANY YEARS AGO, PRINCE
->DARKNESS '''[[color:red:"GANNON"]]''', STOLE
->ONE OF THE '''[[color:blue:TRIFORCE]]''' WITH
->POWER. PRINCESS '''[[color:red:ZELDA]]''' HAD
->ONE OF THE '''[[color:blue:TRIFORCE]]''' WITH
->WISDOM. SHE DIVIDED IT INTO
->'''[[color:blue:"8"]]''' UNITS TO HIDE IT FROM '''[[color:red:"GANNON"]]'''
->BEFORE SHE WAS CAPTURED.
->[[color:red:GO FIND THE '''"8"''' UNITS,]]
->'''[[color:green:"LINK"]]''', [[color:red:TO SAVE HER.]]
-->--''VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaI'' ([[GoodBadTranslation Unaltered]] [[{{Engrish}} text]] from the Original NES version)

->LONG AGO, '''[[color:red:GANON]]''', PRINCE
->OF DARKNESS, STOLE THE
->TRIFORCE OF POWER.
->'''[[color:blue:PRINCESS ZELDA]]''' OF HYRULE
->BROKE THE TRIFORCE OF
->WISDOM INTO EIGHT PIECES
->AND HID THEM FROM '''[[color:red:GANON]]'''
->BEFORE SHE WAS KIDNAPPED
->BY '''[[color:red:GANON'S]]''' MINIONS.
->'''[[color:green:LINK]]''', YOU MUST FIND THE
->PIECES AND SAVE '''[[color:blue:ZELDA]]'''.
-->--''VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaI'' (Fixed text from the [[UpdatedRerelease GBA re-release]])

->SEVERAL YEARS AFTER [[FandomBerserkButton GANNON]]
->WAS DESTROYED, LINK LEARNS
->FROM IMPA ABOUT THE ANOTH-
->ER SLEEPING PRINCESS ZELDA.
->HE IS TOLD SHE CAN ONLY
->AWAKEN WITH THE NO.3 [[FandomBerserkButton TRY-]]
->[[FandomBerserkButton FORCE]] SEALED IN THE GREAT
->SANCTUARY AT DISVALLEY. TO
->REMOVE THE SEAL, CRYSTALS
->MUST BE EMBEDDED INTO A
->STONE STATUE STANDING IN
->6 SANCTUARIS.
->LINK SETS OUT ON AN
--->ADVENTUROUS QUEST…
-->--''VideoGame/ZeldaIITheAdventureOfLink'' (Original Japanese intro)

->''I Am Error''
-->--Error of Ruto

->''Whenever there's a meeting, a parting is sure to follow. However, that parting need not last forever. Whether that parting is forever or only for a short time, that is up to you.''
-->--''The Happy Mask Salesman, VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaMajorasMask''

->''My son... gives me Helpful Nintendo Hints that are far too complex for the adult mind to comprehend. Here's a verbatim example: "OK, there's Ganon and miniature Ganon and there's these things like jelly beans and the miniature Ganon is more powerfuller, because when you touch him the flying eagles come down and the octopus shoots red rocks and the swamp takes longer." And the hell of it is, I know he's '''right'''.''
-->--DaveBarry, describing what may very well be ''Zelda II: The Adventure of Link'', "Un Nintended Benefits"

->'''[[SuddenlyVoiced Link:]]''' Gee! It sure is ''[[VictoryIsBoring boring]]'' around here!
->'''King Harkinian:''' [[MemeticMutation Mah boi, this peace is what all true warriors strive for!]]
->'''Link:''' [[TemptingFate I just wonder what Ganon's up to!]]
->'''Gwonam:''' [[YouJustHadToSayIt Your majesty, Ganon and his minions have seized the Island of Koridai!]]
->'''Harkinian:''' Hmm... How can we help?
->'''Gwonam:''' [[BecauseDestinySaysSo It is written: "Only Link can defeat Ganon."]]
->'''Link:''' Great! I'll grab my stuff!
->'''Gwonam:''' [[BagOfSpilling There is no time, your sword is enough.]]
->'''Link:''' How about a kiss, for luck?
->'''Zelda:''' You've ''got'' to be kidding me.
->'''Gwonam:''' [[MemeticMutation Squadallah, we're off!]]
->'''Link:''' Whoah, what are all those heads?
->'''Gwonam:''' These are [[TitleDrop the Faces of Evil]]. You must conquer each.
->'''Link:''' I guess I better get going!
->'''Gwonam:''' Here is the map. Where do you wish to go?
-->--''[[VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaCDIGames Link: The Faces of Evil]]''

->'''King Harkinian:''' Zelda, Duke Onkled is under attack by the evil forces of Ganon! [[RoyalsWhoActuallyDoSomething I'm going to Gamelon to aid him]]!
->'''Zelda:''' But Father! What if something happens to you?
->'''King Harkinian:''' I'll take the Triforce of Courage to protect me. If you don't hear from me in a month, send Link.
->'''Zelda:''' Impa!
->'''Impa:''' Don't worry, Zelda - the Triforce of Wisdom promises that the King will return safely.
->'''King Harkinian:''' Enough! My [[{{Mondegreen}} ship]] sails in the morning. [[MemeticMutation I wonder what's for dinner?]]
->'''Link:''' Oh boy! I'm so hungry, I could eat an octorok!
-->--''[[VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaCDIGames Zelda: The Wand of Gamelon]]''

->"Many games have a story, only one is a legend."
-->--''The Legend of Zelda: Collectors Edition''
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