Sometimes I think about having you executed, just to see the expression on your face.
— Elizabeth I, Blackadder II
God Save the Queen... (shudder) God save us!
— Schmitty, You Don't Know Jack: The Lost Gold
They killed Dukhat. I was furious. I never knew myself capable of such rage.
— Deleen, Babylon 5, "Atonement"
In place of the Dark Lord you will set up a Queen. And I shall not be dark, but beautiful and terrible as the Morning and the Night! Fair as the Sea and the Sun and the Snow upon the Mountain! Dreadful as the Storm and the Lightning! Stronger than the foundations of the earth. All shall love me and despair!
— Galadriel, The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
Pelagius' mother was... well, let us say "unique." Although, I suppose in the grand scheme of things she was fairly average for a Septim. That woman wielded fear like a cleaver! ...Or did she wield a cleaver and make people afraid? I never get that part right.