Quotes / God-Emperor

Thief: So you morons met the god of dragons.
Red Mage: He's also their king. He was very clear on that.
Thief: He's the king of dragons too? How does that work, exactly? Does he worship himself?
Red Mage: I think it means he rules by his own divine right. It's a pretty sweet racket, really.

"Fire Lord Ozai is no more. Just as the world will be reborn in fire, I shall be reborn as the supreme ruler of the world. From this moment on, I will be known as the Phoenix King!"

"Kain is deified. The clans tell tales of him. Few know the truth. He was mortal once. As were we all."
Raziel, Legacy of Kain: Soul Reaver

Moses: Rameses, your stubbornness is bringing this misery upon Egypt. It would cease if only you would let the Hebrews go.
Rameses: I will not be dictated to. I will not be threatened. I am the morning and the evening star! I. Am. Pharaoh!

"I tread the path of Righteousness. Though it be paved with broken glass, I shall walk it barefoot; though it crosses rivers of fire, I will pass over them; though it wanders wide, the light of the Emperor guides my step."
Confessor Dolan of Chiros - "Sermon on the road to Gathalamor", Warhammer 40,000

Our thoughts light the Darkness that others may cross space.
We are one with the Emperor, ours souls are joined in his will.
Praise the Emperor whose sacrifice is life as ours is death.
Hail his name the Master of Mankind.
Credo Astronomicon, Warhammer 40,000

There is only the Emperor,
and he is our Shield and Protector.

"Democracy had never really been considered as a political practice in Equestria. Celestia was basically a benevolent ruler, and she was certainly willing to be guided by other ponies, but at the end of the day, any elected official would have to be able to demonstrate the power to raise the sun and moon every day, and keep life on the planet from ending forever. This is a fairly effective barrier to any candidate, as nopony, regardless of political belief, is going to consider the 'Let Everything on the Planet Die' Party."
So Long and Thanks For All the Ponies, a My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic fanfic

(To Drusilla, after Caligula announces that he's Zeus) "He wants to see you....he's become a god. You're a god too." (To Herod Agrippa) "We're not."
Claudius, I, Claudius

"The state of monarchy is the supremest thing upon earth; for kings are not only God's lieutenants upon earth, and sit upon God's throne, but even by God himself are called gods."
The Trew Law of Free Monarchies (1598), James The First

"In my thousands of years in ruling I have witnessed much bloodshed. I orchestrated most of it."
Princess Celestia, Arad's Stardust

Immortan Joe, Mad Max: Fury Road