-> We work in the dark to serve the light. We are Assassins.
--> '''Niccolo Machiavelli''', ''VideoGame/AssassinsCreedII''

-> I can kill people so easily. Why then don't I feel sad?
-->-- '''Kirika''', ''Anime/{{Noir}}''

->'''Thane''': Prayers for the wicked should not be forsaken.
->'''Shepard''': Do you really think she deserves it?
->'''Thane''': Not for her. For me.
-->-- ''VideoGame/MassEffect2''

-> '''Alistair:''' As far as being religious... I don't know. Not especially. What about you? Not in your line of work, I expect.
-> '''Zevran:''' Why do you say that? I happen to be quite devoted, in my way, as most Antivans are.
-> '''Alistair:''' Truly? But you kill people. For money.
-> '''Zevran:''' And I ask forgiveness for my sins from the Maker every chance I get. What manner of monster do you think I am?
-> '''Alistair:''' But...you ask forgiveness and then you go right on with your sinning.
-> '''Zevran:''' The Maker has never objected. Why should you?
-->''VideoGame/DragonAgeOrigins''

-> [[FirstPersonSmartass Just my luck... An assassin with a conscience. Who would've figured...?]]
-->-- '''Phoenix Wright''', about Shelly [=DeKiller=], ''VisualNovel/PhoenixWrightAceAttorneyJusticeForAll''

->"The killer grows a conscience. I'd say that's a breach of professional ethics, Mr. Bishop."
-->-- '''Dean Sanderson''', ''Film/TheMechanic2011''

-> '''Tommy Monaghan:''' I ain't your problem, big man. I don't sell smack to kids, or rob old ladies, or try to teleport Gotham to the Moon. The guys I whack, hell, that's what ''they'' do. So how about stayin' off my case?
-> '''Comicbook/{{Batman}}:''' You're a ''hitman'', Monaghan. You take lives. ''You're my problem, all right.''
-> '''Tommy:''' Well, I ''could'' finish this right now. I could read your mind and tell all of Gotham who's under the mask. Or I could just blow your head all over the pretty lady...
-> '''Batman:''' So what's stopping you?
-> '''Tommy:''' I guess you just don't know me.
-->--''Comicbook/{{Hitman}}'' #3

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