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The Doctor: (somewhat grossed out) I'd have to settle down... Get a house or something, a proper house with, with, with... With doors and carpets! Me, living in a house! Now that, that! That is terrifying.
Rose: (sing-song) You'd have to get a mortgage!
The Doctor: No.
Rose: Oh, yes.
The Doctor: I'm dying, that's it. I am dying. It's all over.
Doctor Who, "The Impossible Planet"

The Doctor: (lying upside-down on the couch) Four days. Nothing. (picks up a cube and smacks it) Not a single change in any cube, anywhere in the world. Four days, and I'm still in your lounge!
Amy: You're the one who wanted to "observe" them.
The Doctor: Yes, well, I thought they'd do something, didn't I? Not just sit there while everyone eats ENDLESS CEREAL!
Rory: You said we had to be patient...
The Doctor: Yes! You! Not me! I HATE being patient, patience is for wimps!
Doctor Who, "The Power of Three"

It's the unpredictability I crave! The coulds and mights and perhapses! When they slapped a condemned notice on my world and put progress on pause, they consigned me to a living hell of always knowing how the story ends! No surprises! No twists! No turns!
[transforms into the bird merchant]
Why haggle when you know the final price?
[transforms into the carnival barker]
Why spin the wheel when the ball's already in the slot?
[transforms into the Jester]
Why tell the joke when you already know the punchline?

There is nothing a Lord of Change despises more than the entrapping comforts of stability and familiarity, and nothing that will please one more than to see worlds broken and made anew.
Warhammer 40,000: Codex - Chaos Daemons

I've finally come to realization that the Toucan Lagoon simulation has run it's course.
I'm tired of the beating sun and ceaseless pounding of the lagoon's waves upon the shore. I no longer take pleasure in watching Simpson wither away from scurvy, or hearing Neusbaum's screams as he's devoured by the mako shark.
I am, quite simply, bored. It is time to reset the simulation once again.
Stanislaus Braun, Fallout 3

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