-> '''Shadowcat''': You have to know that if you're a [[ClonesArePeopleToo clone]] or [[RidiculouslyHumanRobot robot]] or, yeah, a [[OurGhostsAreDifferent ghost]] or an {{alternate universe}} [[BuffySpeak thingie]], I can deal, ...but if you are some [[ShapeShifting shapeshifter]] or [[MasterOfIllusion illusionist]] who's just watching me twist I will kill you and I will kill you with an axe so right away just [[SomethingOnlyTheyWouldSay prove it, say something, show me something]], I can't ...\\
'''Colossus''': Katya ...\\
'''Shadowcat''': You died ! Piotr Rasputin died and I know this because I carried his ashes to Russia and scattered them myself!\\
'''Colossus''': You did? ... Thank you.

->''"So, how have you been since the last time we hung out? [[SarcasmMode I've been great]]! I went to this really, uh... kinda, nothing-place, then hallucinated a '''whole''' bunch, and erm, now I get up to find everything falling apart. Did you miss me?"''
-->-- '''[[spoiler: Lovelace]]''', ''Podcast/Wolf359''

->''"Lord my God, let this boyís life return to him!"''
-->--'''Elijah''', ''[[Literature/BooksOfKings 1 Kings 17:21]]''

->''"Lazarus, come out!"''
-->--'''[[UsefulNotes/{{Jesus}} Jesus of Nazareth]]''', ''[[Literature/TheFourGospels John 11:43]]''

->''"With my treatment, Stitches has bested death itself. And what horrors he brings with him I do not intend to discover."''
-->-- '''[[ApocalypticLog Red's Journal]]''', ''Roleplay/RubyQuest''

->''"Birth and death are both reversible.''"
-->-- '''Nicol Bolas''', ''TabletopGame/MagicTheGathering''

-> ''"Heroes ''always'' come back from the dead. They always do!''"
-->-- '''Nick Arson''', ''Tales of Galismera''

->'''Thanatos:''' Are you ready for the paradise that awaits you for all eternity?\\
'''Maloye:''' Sure!\\
'''Thanatos:''' TOUGH LUCK, BUDDY!
-->-- ''Webcomic/TheGodsOfArrKelaan''

->''"Back from the dead, assholes!"''
-->-- '''[[MemeticBadass Boba Fett]]''', ''WesternAnimation/RobotChicken Franchise/StarWars II''

->''"ComicBook/XMen come back more than Jesus."''
-->-- '''Monica Rambeau''', ''ComicBook/{{Nextwave}}''

->''Nobody gets too much heaven no more''\\
''It's harder to come back''\\
''I'm waiting in line...''
-->-- '''Music/TheBeeGees''', "Too Much Heaven"

->''"Well, the Collectors killed you once and all it did was piss you off."''
-->-- '''Garrus Vakarian to Commander Shepard''', ''VideoGame/MassEffect2''

->''"To life! To life, I'll bring them\\
I'll bring all these dead men to life!"''
-->-- '''[[Literature/HerbertWestReanimator Herbert West]]''', ''Theatre/AShoggothOnTheRoof''

->''"I was merely dormant while my body repaired itself."''
-->-- [[spoiler:'''Centauri''']], ''Film/TheLastStarfighter''

->''"How many times have you thought he was gone, and he shows up... in one form or another? I'm sorry, but we're not having a memorial service for someone who is not dead. You hear that? I'm not buying it! He's just waiting for us to say a bunch of nice things about him. Next thing you know, he'll be waltzing in through that door. Like...right now."''
-->-- '''Col. O'Neill''' talking about yet another of Daniel Jackson's "deaths", ''Series/StargateSG1''

->'''Scourge''': How? I ''killed'' you!\\
'''Firestar''': You did. But I am a leader with nine lives who fights alongside [=StarClan=]. Can you say as much?
-->-- ''Literature/WarriorCats''

->'''Skitter''':You said she was dead. You said you verified.
->'''Defiant''' ''(over the radio)'': [[DeaderThanDead I saw the body myself]], we checked her DNA, her Ö readings, we matched against the mountings for her prosthetic eye Ö carbon dated it to verify.
->'''Skitter''':[[OhCrap Ask Defiant who the hell thatís supposed to be]], if itís not [[spoiler: Alexandria.]]
-->--'''Skitter and Defiant''' are blindsided by this trope, ''Literature/{{Worm}}'', [[http://parahumans.wordpress.com/2013/06/08/crushed-24-1/ Crushed 24.1]]

->(Empress has Joseph on the ropes, but an unknown man shows up.)\\
'''???''': Looking lame, [=JoJo=]. You're getting old.\\
'''Joseph''': N..No..way! Yo...you're...\\
'''???''': Looks like you're doing well!\\
'''Joseph''': [[spoiler:Caesar]]! Double Shock! To meet you as if you were a ghost on the mortal plane. Wait, just a single shock.

->'''Soldier: 76''': ...Aren't you supposed to be dead?
->'''Reaper''': Didn't take.
-->-- ''{{VideoGame/Overwatch}}''

->''"Did you miss me?"''
-->-- '''[[spoiler:Jim Moriarty]]''', ''Series/{{Sherlock}}''

->'''Bart Simpson:''' Ralph, I thought you were dead.
->'''Ralph Wiggum:''' Nope.
-->-- ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons''

-> I've died before. [[BadassBoast It was boring, so I got back up.]]

->'''White Wizard''': You are tracking the footsteps of two young hobbits.\\
'''Aragorn''': Where are they?\\
'''White Wizard''': They passed this way the day before yesterday. They met someone they did not expect. Does that comfort you?\\
'''Aragorn''': Who are you? ''Show yourself!''\\
(The White Wizard does, as the HolyBacklight obscuring his face dissipates. It's ''Gandalf''.)\\
'''Aragorn''': It cannot be.\\
'''Legolas''': Forgive me. I mistook you for [[BigBadWannabe Saruman]].\\
'''Gandalf''': I ''am'' Saruman. Or rather, Saruman as he should have been.\\
'''Aragorn''': You fell.\\
'''Gandalf''': Through fire and water. From the lowest dungeon to the highest peak, I fought the Balrog of Morgoth. Until at last, I threw down my enemy and smote his ruin on the mountainside. Darkness took me, and I strayed out of thought and time. Stars wheeled overhead, and every day was as long as the life-age of the Earth. But it was not the end. I felt life in me again. I've been sent back until my task is done.\\
'''Aragorn''': Gandalf.\\
'''Gandalf''': Yes... that was what they called me. Gandalf the Grey... that was my name.\\
'''Gimli''': Gandalf...\\
'''Gandalf''': I am Gandalf the ''[[CameBackStrong White]]'', and I come back to you now, at the turn of the tide.
-->-- ''[[Film/TheLordOfTheRings The Two Towers]]''

->''"Something is wrong with me. I should be dead....but I'm not."''
-->--- '''[[spoiler:Michael Afton]]''', ''VideoGame/FiveNightsAtFreddysSisterLocation''

->''"[[spoiler:Lars]]! You saved us! You stopped the [[KillerRobot Robonoids]], but- but one of them exploded, and- and you weren't moving and [[SwissArmyTears I started crying]] and- (gasp) I brought you back to life! It- it was an accident! I mean, I probably would have done that on purpose if I had known I could do that, but I didn't really ask you permission, so, I'm sorry!"''
-->-- '''Steven''', ''WesternAnimation/StevenUniverse''

->'''Servalan:''' We have heard rumors, nothing confirmed, of course, concerning the rebel Shivan.
->'''Le Grand:''' Shivan's still alive?
->'''Servalan:''' Severely incapacitated. A mere shell, in fact. But as we both have learned, while there's life, there's threat.
-->-- ''Series/BlakesSeven'', "Voice From The Past"