[[folder:Anime and Manga]]

->'''Nui:''' You can't fight the threads of destiny, sweetie!
->'''Ryuko:''' Destiny my ass!!
-->-- ''Anime/KillLaKill''

->Destiny... destiny... destiny... destiny...SHUT THE HELL UP! How 'bout you save your high and mighty crap for after I've been haunted to death, skullface? Sacrifice? Offering? Destiny? Quit spoutin' out a bunch of cryptic explanations! The point is, this is war! It ain't different from any other war! The last one standing wins! Listen here! I'm beatin' all a' you back down to Hell! Tell those ugly pale-faced bastards for me! If I get hit, I will hit back! Tell 'em leavin' me half-eaten is gonna be the end of you! I'll hunt and kill all those wretched monsters... and all of you... DOWN TO THE LAST ONE! THIS IS... ''MY DECLARATION OF WAR!''
-->-- '''Guts''' to the Skull Knight and later the God Hands and Apostles, ''Manga/{{Berserk}}''

->[[ShutUpHannibal THAT DOES IT!! Who gave you the right to tell her what she can or can't be?!]] Go on, Hinata! Show this guy he's wrong!
-->-- '''Manga/{{Naruto}}''''s response to Neji's attempt to [[BreakThemByTalking Break Him by Talking]]

->May those that accept their fate be granted happiness; may those who defy it be granted glory.
-->-- ''Anime/PrincessTutu''

->'''The Anti-Spiral:''' You continue to struggle even knowing what you know!?\\
'''Simon:''' Of course we do! The tomorrow we're trying to grab for ourselves... Is not the tomorrow that you've set out for us! It's the tomorrow that we choose for ourselves—a tomorrow that we choose out of all of the infinite universes! We'll fight our way through!
-->-- ''Anime/TengenToppaGurrenLagann''

->The future is not to be seen... the future is to be made!
-->-- '''Aya''', ''Anime/WeissKreuz''

->''He'll take that blank last page''\\
''And smash his fist through it!''
-->-- The second OP of ''Manga/JojosBizarreAdventureStardustCrusaders''

->I won't let that happen...! Even if that's what fate has decided! I WILL BEND THE FUTURE!
-->--'''Izuku Midoriya''', ''Manga/MyHeroAcademia''


[[folder:Comic Books]]

->'''Knykos:''' That is my destiny.\\
'''Travis:''' (''shoots Knykos several times in the back'') Know that word. Seventh grade. Last day of school, ever. Teacher said I'd never amount to nothing, ever. Was my destiny. Always thought: destiny can go @#$% itself.
-->-- ''ComicBook/DarkAvengers: Comicbook/{{Ares}}''

->Do you know why I stopped being Delight, my brother? I do. There are things not in your book. There are paths outside this garden. You would do well to remember that.
-->-- '''Delirum''' to '''Destiny''', ''ComicBook/TheSandman'', "Brief Lives"


[[folder:Fan Works]]

->'''Rei:''' (growling) You will not harm them, Adam-spawn! This world is mine! I will protect my children! They will live!\\
'''Kaworu:''' You don't need to do that.\\
'''Rei:''' (snarling) Why not? You and I cannot coexist, Child of the White Moon! For all the other lies SEELE has told, they told the truth about that! I know what compels you! You cannot resist the Call to seek your origin! You will inevitably try to unite with Adam and fulfill the drive you cannot deny! And I will not allow you to overwrite all life on this world!\\
'''Kaworu:''' I am not your enemy, First Child.\\
'''Rei:''' You have no choice! I know how strong the Call is!\\
'''Kaworu:''' I am the Angel of Free Will. There is always a choice. And I choose my fate, not the old men of SEELE, whatever they may think. They cannot control me, not like that.
-->-- ''Fanfic/AdviceAndTrust''


[[folder:Film - Animated]]
->Guns kill, [[IAmNotAGun and you don't have to be a gun]]. You are what you choose to be. '''You''' choose. ''Choose''.
-->-- '''Hogarth''', ''WesternAnimation/TheIronGiant''

[[folder:Film - Live-Action]]

->'''Doc:''' Marty, I've made a decision. I'm not going with you tomorrow. [[IChooseToStay I'm staying here]].\\
'''Marty:''' What are you talkin' about, Doc?\\
'''Doc:''' There's no point in denying it. I'm in love with Clara.\\
'''Marty:''' Oh, man. Doc, we don't belong here! Neither one of us! You know, it could still be you that gets shot tomorrow! (''shows the photograph of Doc's tombstone'') This tombstone could still be in your future!\\
'''Doc:''' Marty, the future isn't written. It can be changed. You know that. Anyone can make their future whatever they want it to be. I can't let this one little photograph determine my entire destiny. I have to live my life according to what I believe is right in my heart.
-->-- ''Film/BackToTheFuturePartIII''

->Nothing is written.
-->-- '''T.E. Lawrence''', ''Film/LawrenceOfArabia''

->Truly, for some men nothing is written unless ''they'' write it.
-->-- '''Sherif Ali''', ''Film/LawrenceOfArabia''

->'''Morpheus:''' Do you believe in fate, Neo?\\
'''Neo:''' No.\\
'''Morpheus:''' Why not?\\
'''Neo:''' Because I don't like the idea that I'm not in control of my life.\\
'''Morpheus:''' I know exactly how you feel.
-->-- ''Film/TheMatrix''

->Life's like a movie, write your own ending.
-->-- ''Film/TheMuppetMovie''

->There is no fate but what we make for ourselves.
-->-- The {{A|nAesop}}esop of ''Film/Terminator2JudgmentDay''

->'''Doctor Strange:''' Destiny has dire plans for you, my friend.\\
'''Thor:''' I have dire plans for destiny.
-->-- ''Film/ThorRagnarok'' (trailer)



->'''Granny Weatherwax''': Destiny ''is'' important, see, but people go wrong when they think it controls them. It's the other way around.\\
'''Nanny Ogg''': Bugger destiny.
-->-- ''Discworld/WyrdSisters''

->What else had the old monk said? [[YouCantFightFate History finds a way]]? Well, it was going to have to come up with something good, because it was up against [[{{Determinator}} Sam Vimes]] now.
-->-- ''Discworld/NightWatch''

->What is the point of having free will if one cannot occasionally spit in the eye of destiny?
-->-- '''"Gentleman" Johnny Marcone''', ''[[Literature/TheDresdenFiles Dead Beat]]''

->Three things shall you kiss before I let you spook me for good. My boots, my balls and my ass.
-->-- '''Locke Lamora''' after listening to a prophecy about his death, ''Literature/GentlemanBastard''

->''It doesn’t matter how flawless the scheme was, how impregnable the fortress or powerful the magical weapon, [[TheGoodGuysAlwaysWin it always ends with a band of adolescents shouting utter platitudes as they tear it all down]]. The game is rigged so that we lose, every single time. Half the world, turned into a prop for the glory of the other half. Ah. How much worse it must be, coming from a culture that still teaches you you can win. We don’t even have that, [[VillainProtagonist Catherine]]. The hope of the happy ending. We get to cackle on the way down the cliff, or maybe [[DyingCurse curse our killer with our last breath]]. You’ve read the stories, and stories are the lifeblood of Names. None of it is earned. It is handed to them, and this offends me. You asked me what I want. This once, just this once, [[TheBadGuyWins I want us to win]]. To spit in the eyes of the [[OurAngelsAreDifferent Hashmallim]]. To trample the pride of all those glorious, righteous princes. To scatter their wizards and make their oracles liars. Just to prove that it can be done. So that five hundred years from now, a band of heroes shiver in the dark of night. Because they know that no matter how powerful their sword or righteous their cause, there was once a time it wasn’t enough. That even victories ordained by the Heavens can broken by the will of men.''
-->-- '''The BlackKnight,''' Literature/APracticalGuideToEvil

->I don't see why it matters what is written. Not when it's about people. It can always be crossed out.
-->-- '''[[AntiAntiChrist Adam Young]]''', ''Literature/GoodOmens''

->I do believe in destiny — but I don't think of it as some mysterious force from the stars that governs everybody from outside according to some prearranged scheme. I think of it as something that comes from inside, that's built into people. It's what happens when people act like the sort of people they are, when they do what comes most naturally. And it's not all-powerful, you can fight it, but it's tricky, because it means fighting your own nature... doing what you're least inclined to do.
-->-- '''Lucy Thames''', ''Literature/LocksmithsCloset''

->'''Xavien:''' As you say, we do not posses the ability to change ourselves to utterly.\\
'''Zal:''' We have infinite choice, and that has to do.
-->-- ''[[Literature/QuantumGravity Chasing the Dragon]]''


[[folder:Live-Action TV]]

->'''Richie:''' (''while they hang from a Ferris Wheel'') Hey, Eddie, if we killed ourselves, we could ''cheat'' Fate!\\
'''Eddie:''' I don't think we want to piss Fate off at the moment.
-->-- ''Series/{{Bottom}}''

->There are laws. Laws of Time, and once upon a time there were people in charge of those laws, but they died. They all died. Do you know who that leaves? ''Me!'' It's taken me all these years to realize the Laws of Time are mine, and ''they will obey me!''
-->-- '''The Doctor''', ''Series/DoctorWho''

->Sometimes knowing your own future enables you to change it, especially if you're bloody-minded, contradictory and completely unpredictable.
-->-- '''The Doctor''', ''Series/DoctorWho''

->'''The Doctor''': History says there was an explosion here. Who am I to argue with history?\\
'''Rose''': Usually the first in line.
-->-- ''Series/DoctorWho'', "The Doctor Dances"

->'''Einstein:''' From the moment the Ancients implanted that knowledge, you exist to serve a larger...\\
'''John Crichton:''' NO! No. That's what ''you'' want. My name is John Crichton. I'm not your pawn.
-->-- ''Series/{{Farscape}}'', "Unrealised Realities"

->Dear Celia.\\
I don't know your last name and I don't know where you live, but I know you have two young boys -- twins, I believe. And I know you didn't have a FlashForward. I understand how terrifying that is and how powerless you must be feeling. But I want you to know that you are not alone and that your situation is not as hopeless as you think. Our paths were meant to cross. I didn't know how. I didn't know when.\\
But things have changed now. Things are no longer going to unfold as I had feared. My gift to you is release from that dread... From the feeling that you're no longer in control.\\
We will never meet. I will never know you. So live your life. Live every day. And know that the future is unwritten. Make the most of that.
-->-- '''[[spoiler: Al Gough]]''', ''Series/FlashForward2009''

->'''Priestess of Fate''': Exercise caution. For you are about to make a decision that will change your fate.\\
'''Kaito''': I merely choose my own path. I couldn't care less about fate!
-->-- ''Series/KamenRiderGaim''

->So screw destiny, right in the face. I say we take the fight to them, and do it our way.
-->-- '''Dean Winchester''', ''Series/{{Supernatural}}''

-> '''[[spoiler:Ultraman Belial]]:''' You can deny me all you want, but you're still the son of [[spoiler:Belial]]! You'll never escape my name, as long as you live!\\
'''Riku/Ultraman Geed:''' I have no intention on running away from it! My body have been made from you, but my soul belongs to me!\\
'''[[spoiler:Ultraman Belial]]:''' You can't possibly defy fate!\\
'''Riku/Ultraman Geed:''' I will! I'm the one who decides my fate!
-->-- '''Riku Asakura/Ultraman Geed''' to '''[[spoiler:Ultraman Belial]]''', ''Series/UltramanGeed'', "The King's Miracle! Time to Change Fate!!"



->There's no reason\\
There's no compromise\\
Change in seasons\\
Living the high life\\
I don't know you\\
So don't freak on me\\
I can't control you\\
You're not my destiny\\
Straight out of line\\
I can't find a reason\\
Why I should justify my ways\\
Straight out of line\\
I don't need a reason\\
You don't need to lie to me
-->-- '''Music/{{Godsmack}}''', "Straight Out of Line", also used for the ''VideoGame/PrinceOfPersiaWarriorWithin'' soundtrack

->In 13 the beast is rising\\
The Frenchman did surmise\\
Through earthquakes and starvation\\
The warlord will arise\\
Terror, death, destruction\\
Pour from the eastern sands\\
But the truth of all predictions\\
Is always in your hands\\
If you're gonna die, die with your boots on\\
If you're gonna try, just stick around\\
Gonna cry, just move along\\
If you're gonna die, you're gonna die
-->-- '''Music/IronMaiden''', "[[SugarWiki/AwesomeMusic Die With Your Boots On]]"

->A planet of playthings,\\
We dance on the strings\\
Of powers we cannot perceive\\
"The stars aren't aligned,\\
Or the gods are malign..."\\
Blame is better to give than receive.\\
You can choose a ready guide in some celestial voice.\\
If you choose not to decide, you still have made a choice.\\
You can choose from phantom fears and kindness that can kill;\\
I will choose a path that's clear\\
I will choose freewill.
-->-- '''Music/{{Rush}}''', "Freewill"

->It's not destiny!\\
It would be a grave mistake to think so.\\
Every choice is ours and ours alone!\\
This hasn’t all been mapped by fate\\
This is the future we create!\\
And we’re powered by\\
Every tear that’s dried..
-->-- '''WebAnimation/{{RWBY}}''', "The Triumph"


[[folder:Video Games]]

->'''[[PlayerCharacter The Dragonborn]]''': [[TheChosenOne The prophecy says]] that only the Dragonborn can stop [Alduin].
->'''Paarthurnax''': ''Qostiid sahlo aak.'' Just because you can do a thing, does not always mean that you should. Do you have no better reason for acting than destiny? Are you nothing but a plaything of ''dez''... of fate?
->'''The Dragonborn''': I don't believe in destiny. But I will stop Alduin.
->'''Paarthurnax''': And so, perhaps, your destiny will be fulfilled. But who can say? ''Dez motmahus''. Even to the ''[[OurDragonsAreDifferent dov]]'', who ride the currents of time, destiny is elusive.

->'''Guardians make their own fate.'''
-->--''Videogame/{{Destiny}}'', during the Vault of Glass raid. [[note]]This message is displayed during the raid when the players manage to escape from being scattered across time by Aetheon.[[/note]]

->'''[[ThePaladin Crusader]]:''' The battle approaches. What says the Scroll of Fate?
->'''Ithereal''': Doom and darkness. These heavens ruined... The angelic Host broken. Diablo is victorious.
->'''Crusader''': Ah. [[BadassBoast So the Scroll is wrong.]]

->Fate may command I die before the answers are discovered, but an Assassin takes orders from no one.
-->-- '''Ezio''', ''VideoGame/AssassinsCreedRevelations''

->But.. even if I knew for certain, I still wouldn't blindly accept my fate. I will not simply succumb to what others claim is my destiny. I fight for control over my own life. And I will win.
-->-- '''Ragna the Bloodedge''', ''VideoGame/BlazBlueContinuumShift''

->'''Tidus''': {{This is my story}}. It'll go the way I want... or I'll end it here.\\
'''Yuna''': Wait. You say it's your story, but it's my story, too, you know? It would be so easy... to let my fate just carry me away... following this same path my whole life through. But I know... I can't. What I do, I do... with no regrets.
-->-- ''VideoGame/FinalFantasyX''

->I challenge my fate!
-->-- '''"[[SweetPollyOliver Marth]]"''' [[spoiler: / Lucina]], ''Videogame/FireEmblemAwakening''

->Anything can change!
-->-- '''Chrom''', ''Videogame/FireEmblemAwakening''

->If the afterlife sends someone to collect you, you put that messenger in the ground.
-->'''Lon'qu'' to [[spoiler:Inigo if Inigo is his son]], '''VideoGame/FireEmblemAwakening'' (''Future Past'' DLC)

->[[CallBack This is my story]], and you're not part of it.
-->-- '''[[VideoGame/FinalFantasyX Auron]]''', ''VideoGame/KingdomHeartsII''

->'''[[VideoGame/FinalFantasyI Garland]]:''' [[BladeLock We will never come to accept one another.]] [[YouCantFightFate We shall always be IN CONFLICT!]]\\
'''[[VideoGame/FinalFantasyI Warrior of Light]]:''' Destiny... ends here!\\
'''Garland:''' End it, [[BringIt if you can!]]
-->-- ''VideoGame/DissidiaFinalFantasy''

->Thirty years hence, I am presented with a dilemma - let's call it a two-sided coin. If the coin falls one way, I sacrifice myself and thus restore the Pillars. But as the last surviving vampire in Nosgoth, this would mean the annihilation of our species. If the coin lands on the reverse, I refuse the sacrifice and thus doom the Pillars to an eternity of collapse. Either way, the game is rigged. But suppose you throw a coin enough times... [[TakeAThirdOption suppose one day, it lands on its]] ''[[HeadsTailsEdge edge]].''
-->-- '''Kain''', ''VideoGame/LegacyOfKain''

->'''Giro''': Don't tell me you forgot your promise already. You did mean it, right?\\
'''Aile''': Giro!? But, [[InTheBlood the blood that flows in me...]]\\
'''Giro''': Is just blood. Are you going to let some man you don't even know decide your destiny for you? Destiny is not something that is given to us by others. Destiny comes from the concept of "destine," or directing something towards a given end. Be the one doing the directing. Only you can decide your destiny.\\
'''Aile''': Only I can decide my destiny...\\
'''Giro''': Yes. Forget the past. It means nothing. The power you contain within is the key to creating your future.
-->-- ''VideoGame/MegaManZX''

->'''Aile''': I decided to become a Mega Man because I wanted to help people. You're fighting because you're trying to find out who you are, but don't forget. Only you can decide your own destiny. No matter what anyone says you are. The power you contain within is the key to creating your future. [[MasterApprenticeChain That's what a special person said to me.]]\\
'''Grey''': My destiny... My future.
-->-- ''VideoGame/MegaManZX Advent''

->'''Grey''': Yeah, you're right, I am Defective. I'm just a person named Grey. You couldn't even change the destiny of a regular boy like me. This is the destiny that I've chosen... To live together with the people of this world!\\
'''Albert''': Is that what the "[[CloningBlues other me]]" would have said...? Goodbye, ultimate Defective! You can have your gentle peace... and leisurely rot in it! (''explodes'')
-->-- ''VideoGame/MegaManZX Advent''

->'''Baofu''': Ahh, shut up. You can take this fate of yours and [[AssShove stick it up your ass!]] Listen up, Tatsuya. Fate is...\\
'''Katsuya''': No different than a prediction too late. If something happens, all you have to say is...\\
'''Ulala''': "It's was all fate"!
-->-- ''VideoGame/{{Persona 2}} Eternal Punishment'', one of the ways to [[DidYouJustFlipOffCthulhu flip off Nyarlathotep]]

->I see in you the power to defy fate itself.
-->-- '''The Fortuneteller''', ''VideoGame/ShadowOfDestiny''

->Keep yer stinkin' future!
-->-- '''[[TheBigGuy Reyn]]''', ''VideoGame/{{Xenoblade}}''

-> The future doesn't belong to you!
-->-- '''[[DidYouJustFlipoffCthulhu Shulk]]''', ''VideoGame/{{Xenoblade}}''

->"''[[BigBad You]] believed in your prophecy, and ''we'' believed in mopping the floor with you!''"
-->-- '''[[Characters/SuperMarioBrosBowser Bowser]]''' to Dimentio, ''VideoGame/SuperPaperMario''

->'''Gul'dan''': This was not our destiny!\\
'''Garrosh Hellscream''': [[MakeWrongWhatOnceWentRight Times change.]]
-->-- ''VideoGame/WorldOfWarcraft, Warlords of Draenor''

->Your faith has blinded you. There can be no ChosenOne. Only we... can save ourselves.
-->--'''Illidan''' to Turalyon, ''VideoGame/WorldOfWarcraft, Legion''

->[[spoiler:'''Damian Hawke''']]: We've been expecting you. You've had a very long journey.\\
'''Quinn Hart''': Yeah, I almost missed my date with you.\\
[[spoiler:'''Damian Hawke''']]: Yes, well..........\\
'''Quinn Hart''': How about we get straight to business? What's this about?\\
[[spoiler:'''Damian Hawke''']]: It's about survival. I am merely a provider of what is required for existence......\\
'''Quinn Hart''': "Provider"?! You're nothing but scum in a business suit.\\
[[spoiler:'''Damian Hawke''']]: Come now, there really is no need for such hostility. We are a legitimate service which.....\\
'''Quinn Hart''': [[ShutUpHannibal .....lies, cheats, steals, and assassinates. Real legitimate!]]\\
[[spoiler:'''Damian Hawke''']]: I had better hopes for you, Mr. Hart. Things did not go quite as we had planned.\\
'''Quinn Hart''': [[{{Beat}} .................]]\\
[[spoiler:'''Damian Hawke''']]: So, is this it, Mr. Hart? You disappoint me. I've waited so long for your return.\\
'''Quinn Hart''': How do you know my name? What do you mean "return"?\\
[[spoiler:'''Damian Hawke''']]: What say we call it "fate"?\\
'''Quinn Hart''': You've got a lot of nerve, mister. Fate? I don't think so.\\
[[spoiler:'''Damian Hawke''']]: How can you deny what you've already seen? Do you recall the capsule? Amazing resemblance, wouldn't you say? ''[reveals himself as Hart's clone]''\\
'''Quinn Hart''': ''[surprised]'' !!?\\
[[spoiler:'''Damian Hawke''']]: Is it beginning to make more sense now?\\
'''Quinn Hart''': Your face....like mine....and that thing....are all the same!\\
[[spoiler:'''Damian Hawke''']]: Very good. You and I are merely dolls created to maintain this organization. To keep it prosperous....Forever....After me, you will take over. After you, the one in the capsule will inherit this organization! This is our "fate", our destiny!\\
'''Quinn Hart''': Yours maybe, but that doesn't mean I'm part of this package!!\\
[[spoiler:'''Damian Hawke''']]: I see....... You leave me with very little choice, in that case....\\
'''Quinn Hart''': Enough! You're acting above the law - I'm gonna take you down!\\
[[spoiler:'''Damian Hawke''']]: Don't defy me, Hart! You are one of us! This disobedience will not be tolerated!\\
'''Quinn Hart''': Let's do it!
-->-- ''Vice: Project Doom''

->"The reins of history, back in the hands of man."
-->-- Doctor Cid, ''VideoGame/FinalFantasyXII''

->'''Tank:''' Dammit Richtofen! I thought we were done with this.\\
'''Richtofen:''' What can I say, Dempsey? Things changes.\\
'''Nikolai:''' Only a fool would dare to change history.\\
'''Richtofen:''' I am no fool, for what I do, I do only to secure a better tomorrow.
-->-- ''VideoGame/NaziZombies'', '''The Giant'''


[[folder:Visual Novels]]

->The power of believing cuts open destiny and starts miracles! That's right, that's what [[TrueCompanions everyone]] taught me.
-->-- '''[[spoiler:Hanyuu]]''', ''VisualNovel/HigurashiWhenTheyCry: Dear You - Bond''

->[[YouCantFightFate So, there is no way to avert tragedy.]] [[FailureIsTheOnlyOption There is no choice but to give up.]]\\
But don't give up.\\
Only you can stand up to [[CycleOfRevenge this]].
-->-- [[http://www.mangagamer.com/detail.php?goods_type=1&product_code=10 Blurb]] for ''VisualNovel/HigurashiWhenTheyCry''



->Okay, I have a theory. It's called: ''I never knew it was possible to care less about time travel.''
-->-- '''Black Mage''', ''Webcomic/EightBitTheater'' Episode 1136

->I am not playing by the rules anymore. I will fly around this candy-coated rock and comb the white sands until I find answers. No one can tell me our fate can't be repaired.
-->-- '''Rose Lalonde''', ''Webcomic/{{Homestuck}}''

->W3 [=M4KE=] OUR OWN LUCK, 4ND YOU'R3 4BOUT TO [=PROV3=] [=TH4T=].
-->-- '''Terezi Pyrope''', ''Webcomic/{{Homestuck}}''

->'''Spatch II:''' You will not speak of Spatch like that. In his book, it is prophesied. It will happen now.\\
'''Rice Boy:''' Who are you to say which prophesies are true and which are false? They are just written words! They know nothing more than we do!
-->-- ''Webcomic/RiceBoy'', [[http://riceboy.jho-tan.com/see/408.html Page 408]]


[[folder:Web Original]]

->For the [=PMDs=], prophecy is merely soothsaying, augury, prediction of [[YouCantFightFate implacable destiny and inevitable doom.]] They do not believe prophecy is ever ''[[NoManOfWomanBorn conditional]]'', and thus fail to see that it is -- always and foremost -- a call to ''act.''
-->-- '''[[http://www.patheos.com/blogs/slacktivist/2009/02/27/tf-sign-o-the-times/ Slacktivist]]''' on ''[[Literature/LeftBehind Tribulation Force]]''

->I don't think there's such a thing as "Destiny", my opinion on those words? They're just there to try and restrict one's decisions, I say screw them.
-->-- '''[[VideoGame/MegaManClassic Proto Man]]''', ''Roleplay/WeAreOurAvatars''

->[[SoundEffectBleep F***]] destiny! I am Seto Kaiba! I make my own fate!
-->-- ''WebVideo/YuGiOhTheAbridgedSeries''


[[folder:Western Animation]]

->Destiny is not a matter of chance; it's a matter of ''choice!''
-->-- '''Shane Gooseman,''' ''WesternAnimation/AdventuresOfTheGalaxyRangers''

->The question that has haunted my being has been answered: The future is not fixed. My choices are my own. And yet, how ironic, for I now find I have no choice at all. I am a warrior. Let the battle be joined.
-->-- '''Dinobot''', ''WesternAnimation/BeastWars'', "Code of Hero"

->[[StableTimeLoop History said it disappeared]] - but history was ''wrong!''
-->-- '''Starfire''', ''WesternAnimation/TeenTitans'', "How Long is Forever?"