*knocks opponent across street and through a concrete wall*"Apa? Why didn't you dodge? If you don't dodge, it hurts a lot, you know?"
Your fear, your sweaty nightmare—"Here, you want to hold the baby?"
"That thing is useless."
"...Yeah, it is now."
—Ace and Mark, regarding a running machine which Ace just smashed by pushing beyond its limits, Ace Lightning.
"I'll crush you, like a 'rock'!"
Min Maxed Ogre from Changeling: The Lost
"I feel like I live in a world made of... cardboard, always taking constant care not to break something, to break someone. Never allowing myself to lose control even for a moment, or someone could die."
"You're alive. You're here. And you're still ... (strained) ...remarkably strong."
— Giles being hugged by Buffy
"Okay Ruff, here's your bone. Ready? *throws bone, Beat* Whoa! I didn't know my own strength..."
— Ruff's Owner from the Living Books title "Ruff's Bone"