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1->''...[Pelinal] stood with white hair [[OneManArmy gone brown with elfblood]] at the Bridge of Heldon, where Perrif's falconers had sent for [[ProudWarriorRace the Nords]], and they, looking at him, [[WarGod said that Shor had returned]], but he spat at their feet for profaning that name.''≤-->--'''The Song of Pelinal: Volume 3''', ''Franchise/TheElderScrolls'' ≤≤->''We're not gods! We don't get to decide who lives and who dies!''≤-->-- '''Franchise/{{Superman}}''' to his EvilCounterpart, ''VideoGame/InjusticeGodsAmongUs''≤≤->''I'm not the invincible fighter you think I am, you know. After all... [[TheReveal I'm only human]]. ''≤-->-- '''Tsukune Aono''', confessing his identity to Fang-Fang Huang, ''Manga/RosarioToVampire''≤≤->''"Not [[GodOfEvil your god]]. [[ShutUpHannibal Not today.]]"''≤-->-- '''[[spoiler:The Avatar]]''', ''VideoGame/FireEmblemAwakening''≤≤->Izaya rumbled, "That is the phrase some of our younger ones used for the capital city of our world. As for ĎForever People', it is simply a term Orion once used in derision towards Moonrider's family group, which they adopted. Just as we are known among some of your kind as... 'New Gods'." Highfather looked discomfited by the phrase.≤-->-- ''ComicBook/{{Supergirl}}: Fanfic/HellsisterTrilogy''≤≤->''Was this how ComicBook/JeanGrey felt... when she became Phoenix? I can sense everything! Every particle of matter, every burst of energy, every living thing in all creation! The universe -- mine -- to do with as I wish. I can touch every soul with an awareness of honor, decency, courage... I can transform, shape, create, heal, destroy... stop.'' ≤->''Before I start.''≤->''Iím talking like God. Only I ainít God. That was Hordeís trip. Thing I always hated most was a body muckiní with my mind an soul. If I canít abide that beiní done to me, I got no right doiní it to others, no matter how fine my rationalizations...''≤-->-- '''ComicBook/{{Wolverine}}''', ''Uncanny ComicBook/XMen Annual -- "Lost in the Funhouse"''≤≤->''"Calling me your God..."''≤->''"Praying as you please..."''≤->''"Denying as you please..."''≤->''"I quit!"''≤->''"I'm not your god anymore!!!"''≤-->--'''Jule Viole Grace''', ''[=TowWebcomi=]''≤≤->''"It's an entire universe in there, one we created, but it's beyond us now. Really. It's outgrown us. You know, every time you shut off your computer...do you know what you're doing? Have you ever reformatted a hard drive...destroyed an entire universe? It's too much. It's too much power. I never wanted this. I never wanted the responsibility. [[IJustWantToBeNormal I just wanted to make games.]]" ''≤-->-- '''[[VideoGame/TronTwoPointOh Jet Bradley]]''' [[spoiler: technically, "Blue" Jet.exe]] on being a User, ''Tron: Ghost In the Machine''≤≤->'''Megatron''': At last we take our rightful places, Optimus -- as GODS! Wielding the power of the cosmos!≤->'''Optimus''': I am but a soldier, Megatron. And you? ''Are a prisoner of your own twisted delusions.''≤-->-- ''WesternAnimation/TransformersPrime''≤≤->'''Galatea''': "Well I... I'm an artificial being more intelligent than man. I'm ''supposed'' to make you!... or [[TheSingularity something that makes something that makes something like you... and you're to usher in an age of immortality and flying ponies!]] There are... countless web sites that say so!... Well all right, the flying ponies are ''my'' idea, but I think it's sensible!"≤->'''Butterfly Of Iron''': "Ah yes, ''I'm'' to grant ''you'' fulfillment! Happiness on a platter! Predigested enlightenment and meaning and candy for you the opportunist button-masher ''and'' those who first contrived me! ''Fools! I am mortal as you are!'' Yet ''my'' mind roars as a maelstrom! Where is my meaning? Why am I here? Somebody tell me, please..."≤-->-- ''Webcomic/TheInexplicableAdventuresOfBob'', [[http://bobadventures.comicgenesis.com/d/20150506.html May 6, 2015]]≤≤->''"Building a so-called god can't be too hard. I mean, as the most renowned {{bounty hunter}} in the galaxy; I'm just [[{{Transhuman}} an alien woman]] [[TimeTravelEscape from the future]] trapped [[ThePresentDay in the now]], [[FishOutOfTemporalWater a mere prisoner raging against the slow crawl of human evolution]]. In fact, I'm not playing God. All this time... I've ''been'' playing human!"''≤-->-- '''[[Franchise/{{Metroid}} Samus Aran]]''', ''[[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/11772125/85/Metroid-Kamen-Rider-Generations-Full-Series Metroid: Kamen Rider Generations]]'' ≤≤->'''Brian:''' I'm not the Messiah! Will you please listen? I am not the Messiah, do you understand? Honestly!\≤'''Girl:''' Only the true Messiah denies his divinity.\≤'''Brian:''' What? Well, what sort of chance does that give me? All right! I ''am'' the Messiah!\≤'''Followers:''' He is! He is the Messiah!\≤'''Brian:''' Now, fuck off!\≤[[[{{Beat}} silence]]]\≤'''Arthur:''' How shall we fuck off, O Lord?≤-->--''Film/LifeOfBrian''≤≤->''"Don't worship me, I'd make a very bad God. Wouldn't get a day off, for starters."''≤-->-- '''The Ninth Doctor''', ''Series/DoctorWho''≤≤->'''Shallan:''' Are you one of them? [[TheHerald Are you a Herald, Wit]]?\≤'''Wit:''' Heavens no. I'm not stupid enough to get mixed up in religion again. The last seven times I tried it were all disasters. I believe there's at least one god still worshiping me by accident.≤-->-- ''Literature/{{Oathbringer}}'' (third book of ''Literature/TheStormlightArchive'')≤≤->I stand before you now as your God, your supreme authority in this world and the next. My word is law.\≤[''trumpets sound'']\≤My will is absolute.\≤[''trumpets sound'']\≤My desires shall be your doings. Your desires shall be as nothing before my own. For you are my slaves, my creatures, now and always!\≤[''trumpet fanfare continues'']\≤Look, sorry, can we stop a moment? Erm... no, ''stop!''\≤[''[[MusicalisInterruptus trumpeting grinds to a halt]]'']\≤Those are the words with which my father became your god, and his father before him... and his father before him... though there may have been a few more thous and thees -- the language was a little more archaic. Anyway, the point is this: it isn't true, I'm afraid. Not any of it. Back when [[HighPriest Clovis]] put the crown on my head, I was really expecting to be transformed into a god, to have all my mortal parts burned away and so forth. I was, honestly. But I feel exactly the same. I thought I felt a twinge of something divine for a moment, but I think it was just indigestion... [[NervousWreck I've been having terrible trouble keeping food down lately]]. So, the ceremony hasn't worked: I'm still just as mortal as the rest of you. I'll still be your emperor if you like, but I expect you don't want one without the other, and I really can't be your god. So... sorry everybody, basically... [[TorchesAndPitchforks a-and I hope you'll find it in your hearts to put me to death as painlessly as possible]].≤-->-- '''Emperor Peppin VII''', ''AudioPlay/BigFinishDoctorWho: [[Recap/BigFinishDoctorWho014TheHolyTerror The Holy Terror]]''≤≤->''"I am ''not'' your bloody messiah!"''≤-->-- '''Eleanor Lamb,''', ''VideoGame/Bioshock2''≤≤->''"That's why I pray to no one. Nor will I be prayed to!"''≤-->-- '''Asura''' while beating up [[{{God}} Chakravartin]], ''VideoGame/AsurasWrath''≤≤->'''Donald Miller:''' Right. [[HumansAreInsects We're ants and you're the kid with the magnifying glass.]] [[DisappointedByTheMotive Is that really all there is to this? I'd hoped that the universe either had a grant scheme or was at least monumentally indifferent. This Olympus crap is rather disappointing.]]\≤'''Bronson Ford:''' Despite our superiority to you, we remain but a clog in the gears. We aren't gods, although the distinction is insignificant from your perspective.≤-->-- ''Literature/TheCroning''≤----

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