Quotes / Super Speed

"I run faster than ten fast men!"
Running Guy, The Tick

"Being fast means not getting caught by slow people!"
Bart Allen's cheerful opinion of his powers, The Flash.

And I'll be there before you know it
I'll be gone before you see me
And I'd like to get to know you
But you're talking much too slowly
— "The Ballad of Barry Allen", Jim's Big Ego

"That, my friend, is your internal organs being liquefied from approximately 25 Gs and pushed out through your pores. Not that you'll care because the moment you do your immediate, Flash-like stop, your brain will go slamming into the front of your skull."

"He's too fast!"
"We can't stop him!"
"Oh fuck!"
Various Enemies, First Encounter Assault Recon

"Now you see me...now you're unconscious."

"Faster than lightning, quieter than a mouse — I'm there and back before ya' know I'm even gone!"
Sonic the Hedgehog, Sonic SatAM

"You're too slow!"
Sonic the Hedgehog, Super Smash Bros. Brawl

"Gotta go fast, gotta go fast. Gotta go faster, faster, faster, faster, faster!"
Sonic X

"Wanna see me run to that mountain and back? [beat] Wanna see me do it again?"
SpongeBob as The Quickster, Spongebob Squarepants

Maxima: And what if some yahoo with a concealed-carry decided to play hero?
Arianna: With you there? You could've disassembled his gun and done his taxes before he had it clear of the holster.

"You didn't see that coming?"
Pietro Maximoff a.k.a. Quicksilver, Avengers: Age of Ultron

"I'm not sure you understand the caliber of warrior you've just met and fought alongside. He may be the fastest human being who has ever lived. The speed of light is pretty much the top of the mountain on that one."

"Listen to me, Barry. Breathe. Breathe. Feel the air. Feel that wind on your face. Feel the ground, your feet lifting you up, pushing you forward, and the lightning Barry, feel the lightning. Feel its power. Its electricity pumping through your veins, crackling through you, traveling to every nerve in your body, like a shock. You're no longer you now. You're part of something greater. You're part of a Speed Force. It's yours. Now do it."
Harrison Wells (coaching Barry on using his speed), The Flash (2014)

"You can hide, but you can't run!"
Original wearer of the Boots of Speed, Neverwinter Nights

Take a stopwatch to it if you'd like from the instant Supergirl leaves the Kryptonite Man to speeding to her cousin's side turning back a miniature alien invasion and returning to her starting point within scant seconds!
Supergirl Vol 2 #21

If this plan this going to work, I've really got to pour on the speed move as I've never moved before! I have to push myself harder until I reach the speed of light itself and exceed it!

Let's see how fast I am! I'm moving at about ten times the speed of light quick as The Flash! So I'm okay in that department, too!