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Kirito: Did you just flinch? 'Cause the other guy never flinched, no matter how bad things got. You know him. Akihiko Kayaba!
Sugou: Oh, my God! Kayaba?! I get it. That was his ID! Why?! You're supposed to be dead! Why are you still getting in my way?! You're always doing this! Always acting like some big shot! Taking everything that was rightfully mine!

Goku: I'm amazed, Vegeta. These last seven years in Other World, I've been through the most intense training sessions, but we're still completely even. I guess this whole time you've been pushing yourself even harder than I have.
Majin Vegeta: That may be true. I've pushed myself to the edge of my limits and beyond! But you've been born with a natural talent far beyond my own. No amount of training could have closed the gap between us! I realize that now. It was made painfully obvious to me today as I watched your fight with Babidi's monster. Imagine my shock, to see the undeniable proof to discover, no matter how hard I try, I would never be able to catch you! A warrior prince forever living in the shadow of a low-level clown!

[Fred has just questioned who Spike is]
Wesley: William the Bloody. He's a vampire. One of the worst recorded. Second only to—
Angel: Me.

"Sly Cooper, you have escaped my Gas Chamber and destroyed my Death Ray. Remarkable. You Coopers always find a way to beat me!"

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