Moving puppets, made from clumps of earth.
A tower that can fire thunderbolts on demand.
Ships that fly through the sky.
The enemy that Lucas and his
companions must stand up against
has grown to such an enormous scale.
Do they even stand a chance against this
vile and powerful nemesis?
No, common sense must be ignored in a
situation such as this.
Even if there is only a one-in-a-billion chance
of victory, that means there is also a
one-in-a-billion opportunity of turning the
— MOTHER 3, Chapter 5 End.
Failure is not an option.
It is mandatory.
The option is whether or not to let failure be the last thing you do.
— Maxim 70 from Schlock Mercenary's 'Seventy Maxims of Maximally Effective Mercenaries'