Quotes / I Warned You

"Not a promise, not an oath, or a malediction or a curse. Inevitable. Wasn’t that how she put it? I told them. Warned them."

Yamamoto: "If your Research and Development Department had reported and managed it more promptly, this situation may have been avoidable."
Mayuri: "That is not true. I foresaw and suggested this situation the moment Uryuu Ishida, the Quincy, infiltrated the Soul Society as a Ryouka. It was you who disregarded that as being absurd. Isn't the principle cause of this situation you, Captain-General?"

"I suppose this would be a bad 'I told you so' moment."
The MTM, Calvin and Hobbes: The Series, "An MTM Episode"

"I warned you! I warned you, but did you listen to me? Oh no, you knew it all, didn't you? Oh, it's just a harmless little bunny, isn't it? Well, it's always the same. I always told them, but do they listen to me? Oooh, no..."
Tim the Enchanter, Monty Python and the Holy Grail

The Student Council President is a girl. Everyone in the school knows that. You were probably dozing off so you didn't even notice.
That's why I told you to stop chasing after the Student Council President...
Erika Kurumi to Tsubomi Hanasaki after the latter got a massive Unsettling Gender Reveal on said Student Council President, HeartCatch Pretty Cure! episode 7.

"I told you they was organized!"
Mr. Tweedy to an utterly humiliated Mrs. Tweedy note , Chicken Run

"I told you! What did I tell you? Didn't I tell you? 'Cause I told you! Mm-hmm! And when did I tell you? A long time ago! And what did I say would happen when I told you? Exactly what just happened!"
Black Woman in Hindsight, Family Guy

"You know, Peter, I hate to say "I told you so" about you not being a genius, but, uh... Yeah! In your fucking face, fuckwad!"
Brian, Family Guy, "Petarded"

Phil: I hate to say this, but...
Phil and Lil: We told you so.
Rugrats, "The Odd Couple"

"What are you so afraid of, Cell? Isn't this what you wanted? I warned you. I told you what would happen if you pushed me too far. But you didn't listen. You forced me to awaken my hidden power, and now that you've seen it, you're afraid... because you know that I'm going to destroy you."
Gohan, Dragon Ball Z

"Take that and that and that and that! HA! I warned you, didn't I? Didn't I warn you? I thought I warned you. I didn't? Oh, sorry."

Mr. Fantastic: I tried to warn you, Ben! Did you think something which wasn't charged with a repellent force could hold Galactus??
The Thing: Big deal! Next time, warn me harder, mister!
Fantastic Four, "The Startling Saga of the Silver Surfer!"

"Somehow, 'I told you so' just doesn't quite say it."
Del Spooner, I, Robot

"Time will say nothing but I told you so
Time only knows the price we have to pay;
If I could tell you I would let you know."
If I Could Tell You, by W. H. Auden

"Under normal circumstances I'd say 'I told you so'. But, as I have told you so with such vehemence and frequency already the phrase has lost all meaning. Therefore, I will be replacing it with the phrase, 'I have informed you thusly'."
Sheldon Cooper, The Big Bang Theory

Bob The Angry Robogalacticmegabrain: This sucks! I calculated every possibly permutation of the totality of existence 10^-9 seconds ago! Now what the hell am I going to do?!
Freddie: I told you not to calculate it all at once...
Bob The Angry Robogalacticmegabrain: Well, you should have been way more convincing!