->''"When I'm in trouble, my hero will come to my rescue. I want to experience that at least once."''
-->--'''Tifa Lockhart''', ''VideoGame/FinalFantasyVII''

->''Any [[DamselInDistress damsel that's in distress]] - she'll be out of that dress when she meets Jim West.''
-->-- Creator/WillSmith, ''Film/WildWildWest''.

->''"What could I possibly be suggesting? I mean, a young woman gets saved by a dashing commander who lets her join his crew and then goes off to save the galaxy? [[SarcasmMode How could she possibly develop any kind of interest in him?]]"''
-->--'''Tali'Zorah''', ''VideoGame/MassEffect2''

->'''Donnic:''' Who...Ave...Aveline? You're a beautiful sight.\\
'''Aveline:''' ''(embarrassed)'' Guardsman?\\
'''Donnic:''' I mean, uh, I was on patrol and they came out of nowhere...

->''(After surviving an attempted [[ExternalCombustion bus bombing]])''\\
'''Annie''': You're not going to get mushy on me, are you?\\
'''Jack''': Maybe. I might.\\
'''Annie''': I hope not, 'cause you know, relationships that start under intense circumstances, they never last.\\
'''Jack''': Oh yeah?\\
'''Annie''': Yeah, I've done extensive study on this.\\
''{Later, after surviving a train crash)''\\
'''Jack''': I have to warn you, [[IronicEcho I've heard relationships based on intense experiences never work.]]\\
'''Annie''': OK. We'll have to base it on sex then.\\
'''Jack''': Whatever you say, ma'am.

->''"Well, thanks for everything, you know, saving my life and stuff."''
-->--Rhonda (to Val, shortly before their BigDamnKiss), ''Film/{{Tremors}}''

->'''Erica:''' Is this going to work?
->'''The Doctor:''' Trust me. I pop it in there. Machine goes ping. Lab goes boom. World is saved. You develop a pretty intense crush on me.
-->-- ''Series/DoctorWho'', "The Pyramid at the End of the World"