"In selfish men caution is as secure an armour for their foes as for themselves."
Dalek: "Identify him!"
Rose: "Alright then, if you really wanna know... that's The Doctor."
*The Dalek suddenly jerks back a little, as if in shock*
"When the Krogan name a Thresher Maw, you know you're in trouble. They don't think anyone is ever gonna kill it."
"Fear. Fear attracts the fearful, the strong, the weak, the innocent, the corrupt...fear. Fear is my ally."
—Darth Maul, The Phantom Menace (promotional clip)
Batman: Where is he?
Salvatore Maroni: No one's gonna want to talk to you.
Batman: He must have friends.
Salvatore Maroni: Friends? Have you met this guy? We're wise to your act; you have rules. But The Joker, he has no rules. No one's gonna give him up for you.
Dying Reaper: Shepard!
Shepard: You know who I am?
"There was a goblin, or a trickster, or a warrior. A nameless, terrible thing, soaked in the blood of a billion galaxies. The most feared being in all the cosmos. And nothing could stop it, or hold it, or reason with it. One day it would just drop out of the sky and tear down your world."
—The Doctor, unknowingly talking about himself, Doctor Who, "The Pandorica Opens"
"Do not pursue Lu Bu."
—Yuan Shao, Dynasty Warriors
"But there is one they fear. In their tongue, he is Dovahkiin: Dragonborn!"
—Esbern, The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim trailer
" I fear no man. But that.... Thing. It scares me."
— Heavy Weapons Guy talking about The Pyro, Team Fortress 2
"It is the benders' turn to experience fear."
—Amon, The Legend of Korra
"Someone said setup, hands slid towards holstered pistols. Someone said cops and I put the charge aside in case, but it made no sense... Someone said Punisher and the room turned arctic, if only for a second. Gratifying. But way too flattering."
Goose: ...holy shit, it's Viper.
Maverick: He's probably saying, "Holy shit, it's Maverick and Goose."
Goose: Yeah, I'm sure he's sayin' it.
"...why would every student in the school be afraid of a group of bullies!? What, do they stuff TNT down their pants!?"
"Ladies. Gentlemen. You have eaten well. You've eaten Gotham's wealth. Its spirit. But your feast is nearly over. From this moment on — none of you are safe."
Weeks or months ago, I might have had a hard time wearing that confidence the way Jack did. The history, the long sequence of events and conflicts where we’d come out ahead in our respective teams, it could just as easily be a burden, the accumulated weight of the various precedents we’d set, but we’d made it into our armor, something to make our enemies hesitate at a critical juncture.
"Seven Kingdoms united in fear of Tywin Lannister."
—Tyrion Lannister, Game of Thrones
Walter White: Say My Name.
Declan: Do what? I don't–I don't have a damn clue who the hell you are.
Walter: Yeah, you do. I'm the cook. I'm the man who killed Gus Fring.
Declan: Bullshit. Cartel got Fring.
Walter: You sure? That's right. Now say my name.
Declan: *Quietly* ...You're Heisenberg.
Walter: You're goddamn right.
—Breaking Bad, "Say My Name"
Mike (As Chester while talking about Mal): There's a storm a-coming, dang nabbit!...''
Mike (As Svetlana while talking about Mal): I'm scared! After all those years, he's gonna return...
—Total Drama All Stars, "Evil Dread"