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Quotes / Punch-Clock Hero

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"I fight not for honor or for patriotism. I fight because I am a soldier."
Jake, Assault Suits Valken/Cybernator

Red Soldier 1: Why do we fight?
Red Soldier 2: To win the war
Red Soldier 1: Meh. Works for me.

"My lady, I am a hero. It is a trade, no more, like weaving or brewing."
Prince Lir, The Last Unicorn

"I hate nobody except Hitler — and that is professional."

"There you go again, giving a fuck when it's not your turn to give a fuck."
Detective Bunk Moreland to his partner Jimmy McNulty, The Wire

"Hey, you want to do something original? How about a series with a cop who doesn't give a shit? Punches out, comes home, has dinner with his family, bangs the wife, and sleeps like a log. You write a show like that, and the job will throw you a parade."
Cop in Bar, The Night Of

"We're professionals, not vigilantes. People pay us to do this! We can't go chasing after every ghost in the universe just because they're there!"
Peter Venkman, The Real Ghostbusters


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