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"If you come back from the dead, you don't have the same value system, I think."

The preacher told me about the time Jesus called out, 'Lazarus, come forth.' Now I have to wonder what it was that walked out of that tomb, and what happened after.

Oh, you got to talking with Ra's, huh? Does it make it easier for you to think my little dip in his fountain of youth turned me rabid? Or is this just the real me?

Morden: I've been out of circulation. Spent the last few years doing some exploration out on the rim.
Security: Find anything interesting?
Morden: (smiles) Yes.

She's a creation made by evil hands
She slept in her grave for a thousand years
But in this night of violent tears
He brought her back to life again
He created an angel just for himself
He gave her beauty, he gave her life
But she couldn't live without a soul
So she faded away again
Blutengel, "The Oxidising Angel"

When you died, I buried you in that creepy ancient cemetary.
And you came back different.
Which is good, because you were kind of a dick, orginally.

I thought I could bring the dead back
A broken shell rusted red with age
I gave him power, a new heart
It filled too quickly with his rage
I think that I heard the Red Song again
He wants revenge
The Megas, "Gamma Unchained"

It's just, this whole "mysterious resurrection" thing...always has one mother of a downside.
Dean, Supernatural

I finally learned what torture means
You sent my first born back to me
And put a gun in his dead hand
It’s time I take an eye for mine, old friend
The Megas, "(I Want to be The One) To Watch You Die"

This isn't the future. Look at them. Look at their eyes. You made them monsters! [...] These things aren't alive. You perverted our people's bodies. It isn't right. They move but they don't talk and they aren't really alive.

Something is wrong with me. I should be dead.....but I'm not.

He isn't our dad, OK? This... this thing crawling around in our dad's skin, he is violent, dangerous... he's killed two men that I know of. I have no doubt that he killed Wilkins. Have you seen Kyle around lately?
Ward Meachum, to Joy on their father Harold, Iron Fist (2017)

Nyssa: Go back to [Ra's al Ghul]. Destroy that foul machine. And let the... thing that was once my father finally die.
Batman: I'm no killer.
Nyssa: He's already dead! He has died a thousand times! And every time the Lazarus Pit restored him, he came back worse. More hateful, more crazed!

What had most disgusted the searchers of Arkham was the thing they noticed when the monster's face was cleaned - the mocking, unbelievable resemblance to a learned and self-sacrificing martyr who had been entombed but three days before - the late Dr Allan Halsey, public benefactor and dean of the medical school of Miskatonic University.
To the vanished Herbert West and to me, the disgust and horror were supreme. I shudder tonight as I think of it; shudder even more than I did that morning when West muttered through his bandages,
I can't bring people back from the dead. It's not a pretty picture! I DON'T LIKE DOING IT!
The Genie, Aladdin

You are a dead thing made by a dead power in the shape of the dead. All you will ever do is kill. You do not belong here. This is a place of life.
Ghost Flower, Destiny


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