Quotes: No Need for Names
Must you humans name everything? Nothing's real to you 'til you've named it, given it limits. Elisa:
It's not like that. It's just that, well... uh... things need names. Gargoyle Elder:
Does the sky need a name? Does the river? Elisa:
The river's called the Hudson.
So what should I call you? Legion:
No, I mean you
. Specifically. Legion:
We are all geth. Shepard:
What is the individual in front of me called? Legion:
There is no individual. We are geth. There are currently 1,183 programs active within this platform. EDI:
"My name is Legion, for we are many." Legion:
Christian Bible, the Gospel of Mark, chapter five, verse nine. We acknowledge this as an appropriate metaphor.
: Tell me, you go by Scar. What's your real name? Scar
: I have none. I left it. Wrath
: Hm... you don't say. What a coincidence, I don't know my real name either. It's almost poetic, two nameless men fighting to the death.
"Names are pretty, but useless. The Chasind folk call me Flemeth. I suppose it'll do."