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Quotes: Omniscient Morality License
If the president does it, then it is not a crime.
President Callahan, Transmetropolitan

Larry: Are you really saying that the deity can do something immoral?
"I'm the Doctor. And if you don't like it... if you want to take it to a higher authority, then there isn't one. It stops with me."
10th Doctor, Doctor Who, "New Earth"

"This is wrong, Doctor! I don't care who you are: the Time Lord Victorious is wrong!"
Adelaide Brooke (shortly before revoking an Omniscient Morality License), Doctor Who "The Waters of Mars"

"In my stories superior beings - truly superior beings - can do things that if a lesser being, like a human, were to do, it would indeed be evil."

"You just act like you know stuff I don't know and that makes everything you do OK..."
Delirium calling out Morpheus on this, The Sandman


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