- Melchior: You know how they say 'Necessity is the mother of invention'?
Melchior: Well, she's a mother all right.
— CybermancyIf you're definitely going to die, there's no reason not to piss off the person planning to kill you. If, on the other hand, the matter's in doubt...
— Ravirn, CodeSpellRavirn: I'm really not the Hercules or Achilles type.
Melchior: You know, that's what all the girls say, too. He's no Hercules, nor even a Perseus. I think it's the hacker physique.
Ravirn: Hey, this deathly pallor takes a lot of effort to maintain in the face of my surfer-lifestyle choices.
— SpellCrash"No plan. No net. No worries."
"I'll make sure they put that on your gravestone."
— SpellCrashMelchior: Sure, it and I are both computers, but that's like saying you and a planarian flatworm are both members of the kingdom Animalia[.]"
Quotes / Ravirn