-> "I couldn't ask you to fight witches with a fragile body just like a normal person's. A MagicalGirl's old body is nothing more than a piece of hardware. Your actual soul is kept in a much safe, [[OurLichesAreDifferent compact form]] that is capable of controlling magic much more efficiently. It's part of my job, when I complete a Magical Girl contract, I removed your souls and changed them into [[SoulJar Soul Gems]]."
-->-- '''Kyubey''', ''Anime/PuellaMagiMadokaMagica''

->'''Flemeth:''' So refreshing to see someone who keeps their end of a bargain. I half expected my amulet to end up in a merchant's pocket.\\
'''Hawke:''' No-one wanted to buy it. Maybe because it ''had a witch inside?''\\
'''Flemeth:''' Just a piece. A small piece, but it was all I needed. A bit of security, should the inevitable occur - and if I know my Morrigan, it already has...
-->-- ''VideoGame/DragonAgeII''

->Atop a small wooden table he laid out a blue cloth embroidered with the Star of Chaos and the Eye of Tzeentch, and then set down the canopic jars that held the dust of his undying guardians.
-->-- ''Fanfic/ThousandShinji''

->The darkness in the land was far older than [[UsefulNotes/TheRomanEmpire the empire]]: since before remembered time, the lands had housed a great demon - a twisted, maddened entity known as Kupala. This abominable thing rested within the deepest caverns of the Carpathian Mountains; removing his black, gangrenous heart so that he could not be slain by anyone who did not posses it, he entombed it in the lightless depths beneath the forested Carpathian foothills.
-->--''[[TabletopGame/VampireTheMasquerade Vampire: The Dark Ages]] - Transylvania By Night''

->''So I will prepare a book, which is a map to a weapon. And my vanquisher will read that book, seeking the weapon, and they will come to understand me, where I have been and where I was going. And then they will take up my weapon, and they will use it, they will use that weapon, which is all that I am.''\\
''And armed thus with my past, and my future, and my present (which is a weapon, a weapon that takes whatever is available, a weapon bound to malice), they will mantle me, Oryx, the Taken King.''\\
''They will become me and I will become them, each of us defeating the other, correcting the other, alloying ourselves into one omnipotent philosophy. Thus I will live forever.''
-->--'''Oryx, the Taken King''', ''Videogame/{{Destiny}}'', on the [[http://destinydb.com/item/3688594189/touch-of-malice Touch of Malice]] rifle