->''"I may be a bastard, [[EvenEvilHasStandards but I'm not a fucking bastard]]."''
-->--'''Seth Gecko''', ''Film/FromDuskTillDawn''

->''"Death not for survival but for vanity and pleasure? This is the decadence I sought to curb."''
-->-- '''Sorin Markov''', ''MagicTheGathering''

->''While most demons ignore their given station and enjoy tormenting mortals, some are truly honorable and want only the best for creation.''
-->--''VideoGame/JadeEmpire'' loading screen

->''It's best not to comment on this guy. Usually, he gives people the impression of being calm and collected, but in reality he's just pretending to be cool. He definitely knows he's not cut out to be Mafia, so he persists in forcing himself, intentionally pretending to be a 'ruthless person' to trick himself.''\\
''But I don't really hate this part of him.''
-->'''Firo Prochainezo''', ''LightNovel/{{Baccano}}! Drugs & Dominoes''

->'''Van Pelt:''' Stop your cringing, woman. I could have shot you at any moment.\\
'''Sarah:''' Then why didn't you?\\
'''Van Pelt:''' You didn't roll the dice. ''[[VillainousValour Alan did]]''.
-->--'''Van Pelt''', ''{{Film/Jumanji}}''

->"From the Hill, [[TheCityNarrows Riverside]] is a tiny splotch between two riverbanks, an unsavory quarter in a prosperous city. The people who live there now [[CardCarryingVillain like to think of themselves as evil]], but they're [[GrayAndGreyMorality really no worse]] than [[HumansAreFlawed anyone else]]."
-->--'''Ellen Kushner''', ''Literature/{{Swordspoint}}''

->'''[[ManipulativeBitch Nerissa]]''': [[SecretIdentity Kage]] will join your [[TheRemnant ranks]], after all, she already has a strong reason to go against E...
->'''[[TheDragon Raythor]]''': No!
->'''Nerissa''': What?
->'''Raythor''': I am thankful for what you have been doing for us, but [[EvenEvilHasStandards this is something that I can't allow]]. My honor will not let me involve an innocent child in this.
->'''Jade''' (in her thoughts): Wow, a bad guy with honor? [[SeenItAll Now I have seen everything]].
-->--''Fanfic/{{Kage}}'', a crossover story between ''WesternAnimation/JackieChanAdventures'' and ''WesternAnimation/{{WITCH}}''

->"Maybe not all of us in the Nightmare Guard have to be as stern and stubborn as the princess wants us ta be. Ya really wanna know why I'm part of [[CoDragons The Big Three]], Captain Dash? Because other ponies ''like'' me. I happen ta have a talent for cookin, bucking things, and I got a good reputation. That's all there is to it honestly. I'm just a down ta earth pony. I know you're reputation as the the big bad captain means a lot ta ya, but even you need ta know when ta reach out ta others for help, especially your companions. Now why don't ya tell me what's wrong? I have a knack for smoothin things out."
-->--Applejack, [[http://www.fimfiction.net/story/305759/the-clockwork-consequence The Clockwork Consequence]]