"How does it feel, Wayne, to stand on the very stones that ran with your parents' blood? Do you feel sad? Full of rage? Or does that outfit help bury your feelings; hiding your true self? Oh, you are a truly extraordinary specimen... I look forward to breaking you."
— Hugo Strange
"You want to know something funny? In spite of everything you've done... I would have saved you."
— Batman, Batman: Arkham City
Batman: Four thugs, all armed, two hostages. This is gonna be easy.
—Batman: Arkham City
"Ring, ring! I was just remembering when it first occurred to me, it was about six months after you left me on that rooftop back at the asylum. As the bones knitted back together, I had plenty of time to think. So, how do you keep a secret from the world's greatest detective? Well, do you know? It's easy! You stick it right in front of him, right under his long, pointy nose... and wait!"
"He lives by a strict code — protect the innocent and apprehend the guilty, but never kill for any reason. His radical sense of justice makes him almost predictable. Batman's victory over the Joker last year highlights this. By allowing the Joker to survive, has Batman sealed his own fate?"