Homer: Marge, please, old people don't need companionship. They need to be isolated and studied so it can be determined what nutrients they have that might be extracted for our personal use.
Marge: Homer, would you please stop reading that Ross Perot pamphlet?
—The Simpsons, "Lady Bouvier's Lover"
"Cocoon is a factory, made by the fal'Cie for the mass-production of human thralls."
— Galenth Dysley, Final Fantasy XIII
They're not hunting anymore, they're engineering the perfect herd. Now we've gone up against plenty like to eat a few folk in the woods. This ain't that. This is about knocking us off the top of the food chain. This is about them Levis living here forever, one-percenter style, while we march our dopey fat asses down to the shiny new death camps on every corner!
— Bobby's ghost, Supernatural