Quotes / Back from the Dead

"Lord my God, let this boyís life return to him!"
Elijah, 1 Kings 17:21

"Lazarus, come out!"

"With my treatment, Stitches has bested death itself. And what horrors he brings with him I do not intend to discover."

"Birth and death are both reversible."
Nicol Bolas, Magic: The Gathering

"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!

"Back from the dead, assholes!"

"X-Men come back more than Jesus."
Monica Rambeau, Nextwave

Nobody gets too much heaven no more
It's harder to come back
I'm waiting in line...
The Bee Gees, "Too Much Heaven"

"Well, the Collectors killed you once and all it did was piss you off."
Garrus Vakarian to Commander Shepard, Mass Effect 2

"To life! To life, I'll bring them
I'll bring all these dead men to life!"

"I was merely dormant while my body repaired itself."
Centauri, The Last Starfighter

"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", Stargate SG-1

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?

Skitter:You said she was dead. You said you verified.
Defiant (over the radio): 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:Ask Defiant who the hell thatís supposed to be, if itís not Alexandria.
Skitter and Defiant are blindsided by this trope, Worm, 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: 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.
Video Game/Overwatch

"Did you miss me?"
Jim Moriarty, Sherlock

Bart Simpson: Ralph, I thought you were dead.
Ralph Wiggum: Nope.

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 Holy Backlight obscuring his face dissipates. It's Gandalf.)
Aragorn: It cannot be.
Legolas: Forgive me. I mistook you for 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 White, and I come back to you now, at the turn of the tide.
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