"Niska has his own code, twisted though it may be. Very excited about reputation."
"This could look very bad for OCP Jacques. Scramble the best spin team we have."
— Old Man
in RoboCop 2
, after Robocop 2 destroys an ambulance
: He used my name? In the street? TALK, motherfucker! "Monk" Metcalf
: He just, you know, uh, say that you need to step to, and that... I dunno. He just running his mouth some. Marlo:
He call me a punk? Chris Partlow
: It was bullshit, man. You ain't need that on your mind... Marlo:
What the fuck
you know about what I need on my mind, motherfucker? My name was on the street?! When we bounce from this shit here, y'all going to go down on them corners and let the people know: Word did not get back to me. Let them know Marlo step to any
motherfucker — Omar, Barksdale, whoever. My name
is my name
(saving Spidey from Ock and Silvermane) Sorry, Doctor. Too many witnesses. L. Thompson Lincoln can't be seen collaborating with supervillains and gangsters. Doctor Octopus:
Then L. Thompson Lincoln...IS WEAK
: You have reputation! Malcolm Reynolds gets it done, is the talk. Mal
: Well, I'm glad to hear that. Niska
: You know what is reputation? Is people talking, is gossip. I also have reputation; not so pleasant, I think you know. Crow!
[Crow opens the door to show a tortured corpse hanging upside down from a meat-hook in a walk-in freezer.
: Now for you, my reputation is not from gossip. You see this man? Ehh, he does not do the job
. I show you what I do with him, and now for you my reputation is fact. Is solid. You do the Train Job
for me, then you are solid.
: Our entire world is watching, Shakiri. If you believe so much in your caste, step into the circle and die for them.
"There ain't nothing you fear more than a bad headline, is there? You'd rather live in shit than let the world see you work a shovel."
[having just summoned a mass of butterflies to replace her usual (useful) insect swarm
]: I just want you to realize that this is what you'd be asking me to— Glenn
]: Yes. Excellent! They did say you were smart. Weaver: You're serious.
discovering the joy of public relations, Worm