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"Okay then. The destiny didn't work with the Chosen One. So I'll do it instead."
Deeba, Un Lun Dun

Harry: But, sir, it all comes to the same thing, doesn't it? I've got to try and kill him, or—
Dumbledore: Got to? Of course you've got to! But not because of the prophecy! Because you, yourself, will never rest until you've tried! We both know it! Imagine, please, just for a moment, that you had never heard the prophecy! How would you feel about Voldemort now? Think!
Harry: I'd want him finished. And I'd want to do it.

"I know the Keyblade didn't choose me. And I don't care. I'm proud to be a small part of something greater. The people it did choose. My friends. They are my power!"

Twilight: Yes, but... you know that I'm the only one that can find the cure.  You can't help them.
Lero: That, I take as a challenge, my dear Miss Sparkle.

Xander: "They'll never know how much harder it is — to be the one who wasn't chosen."
Dawn: I just thought... I thought I was -
Xander: You thought you were special. And the minute you found out that you weren't, you handed the sword to the girl who was, without a second thought. Dawn, I've been friends with Buffy for seven years. I see a lot more than anyone knows, because... well, because no one's watching me. I saw you last night. I see you working here today. And, Dawn: you're not special. You're extraordinary."

Luke: Where are you from?
Rey: Nowhere.
Luke: No one's from nowhere.
Rey: Jakku.
Luke: All right, that is pretty much nowhere.

Kylo Ren: Do you want to know the truth about your parents? Or have you always known? Have you just hidden it away? You know the truth. Say it. Say it.
Rey: They were nobody.
Kylo Ren: They were filthy junk traders, who sold you off for drinking money. They're dead, in a pauper's grave in the Jakku desert. You have no place in this story. You come from nothing. You're nothing. ...But not to me.

I did not cause you to be one of the six. You were...a happy accident. An unwitting contribution from the human race to its own survival.
The Ellimist to Rachel, Animorphs


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