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->Goodness has only once found a perfect incarnation in a human body and never will again, but evil can always find a home there. Human nature is not black and white but black and grey.

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->Goodness has only once found [[UsefulNotes/JesusChrist a perfect incarnation incarnation]] in a human body and [[GoodIsImpotent never will again, again]], but evil can always find a home there. [[HumansAreBastards Human nature nature]] is not black and white but black and grey.


-->-- '''The Lord of Dark]]''', ''Literature/TheSwordOfGood''

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-->-- '''The Lord of Dark]]''', Dark''', ''Literature/TheSwordOfGood''

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->"What do you call assassins who accuse assassins?"
-->-- '''Kurtz''' to Willard, ''Film/ApocalypseNow''

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->''"The Choice between Good and Bad is not a matter of saying 'Good!' It is about deciding which is which."''
-->-- '''The Lord of Dark]]''', ''Literature/TheSwordOfGood''


->[[ImNotAHeroIm I'm not a hero, I'm just a bad guy]] [[PayEvilUntoEvil who gets paid to fuck up]] [[BlackAndGrayMorality worse guys]].
-->-- '''Film/{{Deadpool|2016}}'''


->That woman deserves her revenge, and we deserve to die... But then again, so does she. So I guess we'll just have to see, won't we?

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->That ->[[ImNotAHeroIm I'm not a hero, I'm just a bad guy]] [[PayEvilUntoEvil who gets paid to fuck up]] [[BlackAndGrayMorality worse guys]].
-->-- '''Film/{{Deadpool|2016}}'''

->"That
woman deserves her revenge, and we deserve to die...die. But then again, so does she. So I guess we'll just have to see, won't we?we?"


-->-- '''Lord Vetinari''', ''Discworld/GuardsGuards''

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-->-- '''Lord Vetinari''', ''Discworld/GuardsGuards''
''Literature/GuardsGuards''

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->'''Vila:''' Where are all the good guys?
->'''Blake:''' You could be looking at [[RagtagBunchOfMisfits them.]]
->'''Avon:''' What a very depressing thought.
-->-- ''Series/BlakesSeven'', "Shadow"

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->''"Dark Billy, I am aware that there is no such thing as a good man. There only people from those with glaring moral flaws brought into light out of desperation such as myself, to the psychotic, sadistic sort who lives for themselves such as you. I am also aware that war isn't about who is right, but who is left. Knowing this, may the battle between the desperate and the horrible commence."''
-->''-Dark Elliot[[spoiler:/Elliot Sigma]], [[Roleplay/HungerGamesSimulation HGS:]] Convergence''

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-->-- '''[[Web Video/BennettTheSage Bennett the Sage]]''', on ''Manga/ElfenLied''

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-->-- '''[[Web Video/BennettTheSage '''[[WebVideo/BennettTheSage Bennett the Sage]]''', on ''Manga/ElfenLied''

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->If your [[VillainProtagonist "heroine"]] is a [[AxCrazy murdering butcher]] half the time, how do you keep the audience from wanting her to be captured and/or put down? She can't just keep taking down [[RedShirt nameless and faceless guards]] all the time, so what do you do? Make nearly ''everyone'' around her [[HumansAreTheRealMonsters the most]] [[MoralEventHorizon irredeemable]] [[AssholeVictim fucksticks]] in the ''history'' of fucksticks.
-->-- '''[[Web Video/BennettTheSage Bennett the Sage]]''', on ''Manga/ElfenLied''



->''"Let me give you some advice, Captain. It may help you to make sense of the world. I believe you find life such a problem because you think there are the good people and the bad people. You're wrong, of course. There are, always and only, bad people, but some of them are on opposite sides."''
-->-- '''Lord Vetinari''', ''Discworld/GuardsGuards''



->The good guys are bad, and the bad guys even worse.
-->-- Trailer for ''Line of Fire''

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->Sometimes, life seems so complicated. Nothing is truly good or truly evil. Everything seems to be a shade of grey. And then you spend some time with a man like Dukat, and you realize that there is really such a thing as truly evil.
-->-- '''Capt. Benjamin Sisko''', ''Series/StarTrekDeepSpaceNine'', "Waltz"

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