troperville

tools

toys


main index

Narrative

Genre

Media

Topical Tropes

Other Categories

TV Tropes Org
random
Quotes: Judge, Jury, and Executioner
"I am judge, jury, and executioner."

What right to we have to pass judge­ment on a fellow human being?
I ask of you, what right have we to presume him innocent?
The Catechisms Martial, Warhammer 40,000

We determine the guilty. We decide the punishment.
Codex Arbites - the Commandments of Justice, Warhammer 40,000'

"Such men are beyond mere mercy."
On Lord Marshal Arbites, Warhammer 40,000

"I am a Commissar. I am empowered to deliver justice wherever I see it lacking. I am empowered to punish cowardice. I am granted the gift of total authority to judge, in the name of the Emperor, on the field of combat."

"I am not their judge. These people have judged themselves by their own actions. I am their Executioner."
Mack Bolan, The Executioner

Walker: (while welcoming Danny to prison) I am your judge; executioner; jury; executioner; jailer; and, if necessary, your executioner.
Danny: Uh, you said executioner three times.
Walker: I like that part of the job.
Danny Phantom, episode 8

"Hey, who made you Judge Judy and executioner?"
Homer Simpson, The Simpsons

"I'll be judge, I'll be jury,"
Said cunning old Fury;
"I'll try the whole cause,
and condemn you to death."

Nicolas: It's Frank! He's appointed himself Judge, Jury, and Executioner!"
Danny: He is not Judge Judy and Executioner!
Nicolas: He is!

"Our logical Mikado, seeing no moral difference between the dignified judge who condemns a criminal to die, and the industrious mechanic who carries out the sentence, has rolled the two offices into one, and every judge is now his own executioner."
Pooh-Bah, The Mikado

(a patient smashes a vase over a Judoon trooper's helmet)
Judoon: Witness: The Crime. Charge: Physical Assault. Plea: Guilty. Sentence: Execution! (vaporises him)
Oliver Morgenstern: You didn't have to do that.
Judoon: Justice is swift.
Doctor Who, "Smith and Jones"

"Juries... Executioners... Judges"
Judge Dredd, Dredd (opening sequence)

Civilian: Mercy, sir, mercy. I've done nothing wrong!
Ser Mettin: You harbored a known apostate.
Civilian: What crime is feeding my cousin? She was whipped, half-starving!
Ser Mettin: It is a crime against the Maker. The sentence is - (notices Hawke) Intruders! Deal with them.


random
TV Tropes by TV Tropes Foundation, LLC is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.
Permissions beyond the scope of this license may be available from thestaff@tvtropes.org.
Privacy Policy
7635
3