"The first rule of Fight Club is, you do not talk about Fight Club. The second rule of Fight Club is, you do not talk about Fight Club!"
— Tyler Durden, Fight Club
"Masquerade! Paper faces on parade! Masquerade! Hide your face so the world will never find you!''
— The Phantom of the Opera
"Yeah, it sucks having to hide from your food. Yeah, you could take any mortal out without thinking about it. When you can take out a few thousand of 'em, then come talk to me. Until then, keep your fucking head down."
— An NPC Nosferatu, Vampire: The Requiem.
Agent Kay: We do NOT discharge our weapons in view of the public!
Agent Jay: Hey, we ain't got time for this cover-up bullshit! Maybe you've forgotten, but there's an Arquillian battle cruiser...
Kay: There's always an Arquillian Battle Cruiser, or a Corillian Death Ray, or an intergalactic plague that is about to wipe out all life on this miserable little planet, and the only way these people can get on with their happy lives is that they Do... Not... Know about it!
"Anonymity is Synonymous With Longevity."
"You've just seen behind a curtain you weren't even supposed to know existed."
—Richardson, The Adjustment Bureau
"You...better wake up. The world you live in is just a sugar-coated topping. There is another world, beneath it. The real world. And if you wanna survive it, you better learn to pull the trigger!"
"Are you sure you want to see what's on the other side? Be sure. Say yes, and I'll show you the way to the people who've been hiding themselves from you all along. You'll get one moon, one month. But be sure. Swear it on your name that you won't tell anyone else, or you'll wish you'd never met me."
—Changeling: The Lost corebook, example of the Rose And Thorn oath.