Quotes / Magneto

Army Colonel: What are you doing!?
Magneto: Swatting a gnat.

You dare rise against me? The human era is over. The mutant era has come!

"You want us at war with the humans, and now you have it. I take no joy in that. I take no pleasure in it. But we either chose to win this war and live free, or lie down and let you enslave us. Torture us. Kill us. Humans and mutants cannot live together in peace. Your God has selected the Mutant as the dominant species on the planet. I am Magneto. I am mutant. And you will not take this world from me."

"What none of you will ever understand is that there are no sides. No heroes or villains. There is just what I want, and how I'll get it."
Magneto: Not a Hero

"I call NO ONE master! Especially not one who would destroy the innocent along with the guilty!"

"When I was a boy, I saw men executed. Women and children. Each night, I swore to myself, never again. ...But, we must prevail. Goodbye, Senator. Mutant liberation begins."

"A man with metal bones should have more sense than to break into my house."

— Yipes

Allow me to share my dream for this world.

Callisto: If you're so proud of being a mutant, where's your mark?
Magneto: I have been marked once, my dear, and let me assure you, [pulls back his sleeve to reveal the Nazi concentration camp serial number tattooed on his arm] no needle shall ever touch my skin again.

Quotes about Magneto

Dave A. Woodrum: Can Magneto magnetic powers affect the 'mystic Uru metal' of Thor's hammer''?
Stan Lee: 'Fraid not, Davey. Thor's hammer isn't made of mystic Uru metal because Uru isn't metal; it's an element that doesn't conform to any Earthly classification. I can't tell you what kind of element it is, because that would mean breaking my promise to Odin."
Stan's Soapbox, published in Fantastic Four, vol 3, Issue 26, February 2000.