Quotes / Woobie, Destroyer of Worlds

Fighter: I'm surprised. I mean, if I was in your shoes, I'd feel personally responsible for being unable to stop or at least heal all of this needless devastation.
White Mage: (Collapsing to knees) Personally responsible.
Fighter: The total obliteration of a city under your protection, I dunno. To me, that sounds like the kind of thing that changes a person. And then it makes you kill everyone else in your order to steal their power and use it to destroy the world so that these things don't ever happen in the first place.

Think of it, Batman. To never again walk on a summer's day with a hot wind in your face and a warm hand to hold. Oh, yes, I'd kill for that.

Mr. Freeze: There's enough energy here to destroy the whole compound, Batman. I suggest you find a way out.
Batman: Freeze, think! This can't be what you want. You'll only cause more pain, more suffering.
Mr. Freeze: No. I end it. When this goes... I go too.

She is in love with the devil, she's in love with Lucifer,
this is her revenge for all the years of pain and tears.
Fire is falling from the sky, she's burning down her past.
She starts a new life, to hell with Jesus Christ

If the world keeps rejecting me, then I shall reject the world.
Zeref, Fairy Tail

I would never again grovel for a place in this world, instead I would forge a world that would grovel before me.
Gul'dan, Warcraft

They...The mortals art ignorant, prideful animals... They doth lie to one another, injure themselves and their fellows, and kill each other and all around them for sport! Their folly is immeasurable.
...I knoweth full very well that 'tis our duty as a god to protect the mortals. But they be not worthy of that protection! They are beyond salvation!
Fou-lu, Breath of Fire IV

There are people in this world that are driven to evil because of what their life has forced them to endure.
Rich Burlew, author of The Order of the Stick

It was bad, Mama. They laughed at me.
Carrie White, Carrie

So we're left with a kid who has superpowers, gross genetic defects, and a good reason to hate Superman. We're betting that he's going to end up a supervillain, and you know what? If he takes on Superman we think we're rooting for the kid.

You're just two people who have thrown their toys out of their cot because they feel injured.

You wouldn't dare try to justify yourself if you knew what I'd lost.
Harvey Dent, The Dark Knight

"Evil must be confronted." [Many years of abuse later...] "Evil must be deleted."
Teru Mikami, Death Note

There are many immortal monsters who roam this Earth. When I look at them, I wonder, were they created out of a desire for immortality? Many of them desire war. I've seen them roaming the bloodiest battlefields, but in their battle cries, I hear a craving. I think they cry out, for death. Nosferatu, the No-Life King. His castle, his kingdom, its people, his loved ones, even his very identity; everything was lost. All that remains is a pale shadow, wandering from battle to battle. I have come to believe that those frightening immortals are, in fact, frail, sobbing children.
Arthur Hellsing, about Alucard, Hellsing

Why create when it will only be destroyed? Why cling to life, knowing that you have to die? None of it will have meant anything once you do...

Now Dr. Horrible is here!
To make you quake with fear!
To make the whole world kneel,
And I won't feel...

A thing...
Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog, "Everything You Ever"

"You know who isn't human? You know who isn't human?! PEOPLE LIKE YOU!"
Lucy, Elfen Lied

She sits in her corner
Singing herself to sleep
Wrapped in all of the promises
That no one seems to keep
She no longer cries to herself,
No tears left to wash away
Just diaries of empty pages,
Feelings gone astray
But she will sing
'Till everything burns,
While everyone screams,
Burning their lies
Burning my dreams
All of this hate
And all of this pain
I'll burn it all down
As my anger reigns
'Till everything burns
—"Everything Burns" by Ben Moody and Anastacia

She was a very disturbed child. Terrible, debilitating nightmares. Hallucinations. Hysteria. She never had a chance for a normal life. It was Disler who realized she was telepathic. He speculated that she was extremely sensitive to the negative emotions of people around her. We only removed her from that chamber twice. She was fifteen when the first prototype was born. She was supposed to be comatose, but she started screaming when we induced labor, and didn't stop until the liquid filled her lungs. There are any number of plausible scientific explanations for what followed, but it was really just a question of hatred. It is the way of men to create monsters... and it is the nature of monsters to destroy their makers.
Harlan Wade, about Alma, First Encounter Assault Recon

The access code is... "Alone."
Demona, Gargoyles

Alright, so maybe I am killing everyone in the school because nobody loves me! Let's face it, alright. The only place where different social types can genuinely get along with each other is in heaven.
J.D., Heathers

The Overlord ( David Archer), Mass Effect 2: Overlord

He gave his life for his people, but he did not die. [...] That was the truth behind this terrible, burning thing. No creature in all the cosmos deserved what had happened to the Storm King.
"I'm sorry... you should not have suffered so."
Seoman Snowlock, Memory, Sorrow and Thorn

I joined this group of revolutionaries to take my revenge on the world.
Sniper Wolf, Metal Gear Solid

In those days when I was used
Like a decorative doll
I was already broken a long time ago
So I wanted to destroy it all
It's a very powerful medicine
Its' effects will stay inside you forever
Now it's finally time for me to go to sleep
I'll turn from Princess Sandman into Sleeping Beauty...
Margarita Blankenheim, Gift From The Princess Who Brought Sleep

This world rejects me
This world threw me away
This world never gave me a chance
This world gonna have to pay
— "Burn," Nine Inch Nails

No! You have to let me install the firewall to stop it! Or Venjix will spread beyond Alphabet Soup! No! I just wanted to go outside! No, please, it could infect the entire world!
Dr. K, Power Rangers RPM

When I lost her, I promised myself retribution. And for twenty five years I planned my revenge against the Federation, and forgot what it was like to live a normal life. But I did not forget the pain. It's a pain that every surviving Vulcan now shares. My purpose, Christopher, is to not simply avoid the destruction of the home that I love, but to create a Romulus that exists free of the Federation. You see, only then will she be truly saved. That is why I will destroy all the remaining Federation planets, starting with yours.
Nero, Star Trek

Say, how about we put an end to all of this? The two of us could become Witches and destroy everything! Everything in this world that has ever made us hate, everything that has ever made us cry, will turn to ashes until nothing is left, like it was all just a bad dream! We'd have no worries! Isn't that nice?
Akemi Homura, Puella Magi Madoka Magica

Aside from Timpani, no treasure mattered in the least to me...
Count Bleck, Super Paper Mario

We all deserve to die
Tell you why, Mrs. Lovett, tell you why.
Because in all of the whole human race, Mrs. Lovett
There are two kinds of men and only two
There's the one staying put in his proper place
And the one with his foot in the other one's face
Look at me, Mrs. Lovett, look at you
No, we all deserve to die
Even you, Mrs. Lovett, even I
Because the lives of the wicked should be made brief
For the rest of us death will be a relief
We all deserve to die.
And I'll never see Johanna
No ,I'll never hug my girl to me - finished!
Alright! You sir, you sir, how about a shave?
Come and visit your good friend Sweeney.
You sir, too sir? Welcome to the grave.

Those who hate most fervently must have once loved deeply; those who want to deny the world must have once embraced what they now set on fire.
Kurt Tucholsky

Once, there was an Ugly Barnacle. He was so ugly that everyone died. The End.
Patrick Star, narrator of "The Ugly Barnacle"

Please don't go
I want you to stay
I'm begging you please
Oh please don't leave here
I don't want you to hate
For all the hurt that you feel
The world is just illusion
trying to change you...''
— "Illusion," VNV Nation

People are all held in balance by what they stand to lose and what they stand to gain. The most dangerous of those men are those who have nothing to lose and nothing to gain. When you have nothing to risk, not even your future.

There was one SOLDIER named Sephiroth, who was better than the rest. But when he found out about the terrible experiments that made him, he began to hate Shinra. And then, over time, he began to hate everything. Shinra, and the people against them. Sephiroth, who hated the planet so much that he wanted to make it go away. And the people who tried to stop him.

When another person makes you suffer, it is because he suffers deeply within himself, and his suffering is spilling over. He does not need punishment; he needs help. That's the message he is sending.
Thích Nhất Hạnh

My retribution is eternal, spirit, as is my pain. This is justice, no more.
Zathrian, Dragon Age: Origins

Ben/Fourarms: You'd risk innocent lives just to get even with me?!
Kevin: Nobody's innocent! They just haven't had a chance to make fun of me yet!
Ben 10

"What have you done to my brethren?! WHAT HAVE YOU DONE?!"

Imagine, for a moment, a person who has faced nothing but betrayal from those who claimed only to love her, curses from those who once blessed her and obstacles at every turn, but who nonetheless manages to somehow carve out a niche for herself and to find happiness - even enlightenment. Imagine further that those who previously betrayed her, discontented with their own existences, took it upon themselves time and again to destroy what she had created for herself. Give this person the intellect of a goddess, the power of the most potent supernatural creatures you can dream of, and several millennia to develop the perfect plan for revenge, and you begin to approach the situation in which Lilith finds herself when Gehenna finally arrives.

"Mind you, the mantle of lord interests me none. The fire-linking curse, the legacy of lords, let it all fade into nothing."
Lothric, Younger Prince, Dark Souls III