Famous Marvel Cinematic Universe Quotes

Last updated on Nov 6th, 2021

Famous Marvel Cinematic Universe Quotes

With over 20 movies and series, the Marvel Cinematic Universe has offered us a handful of funny and inspirational quotes for everyday use.

Although it is impossible to mention all of them, we’ve compiled a list of some of the best and most memorable Marvel quotes from Iron Man to The Falcon and the Winter Soldier.

Iron Man (2008)

Sometimes you got to run before you can walk. - Tony Stark (Iron Man Quotes)
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Christine Everhart: After all these years, Tony still has you picking up the dry-cleaning.
Pepper Potts: I do anything and everything that Mr. Stark requires, including, occasionally, taking out the trash.Christine Everhart, Pepper Potts

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Sometimes you got to run before you can walk.Tony Stark, (to Jarvis)

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Give me a scotch. I’m starving.Tony Stark

The Incredible Hulk (2008)

Hulk... SMASH! - Hulk (The Incredible Hulk Quotes)
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You know, I know a few techniques that could help you manage that anger effectively.Bruce Banner, (to Betty)

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Hulk… SMASH!Hulk

Iron Man 2 (2010)

I've been authorized by director Fury to use any means necessary to keep you on premises. If you attempt to leave, or play any games, I will tase you and watch Supernanny while you drool into the carpet. - Phil Coulson (Iron Man 2 Quotes)
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If you can make God bleed, the people will cease to believe in him.Ivan Vanko

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Sir, I’m gonna have to ask you to exit the doughnut.Nick Fury, (while Tony is eating in the giant donut on top of the building)

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I’ve been authorized by director Fury to use any means necessary to keep you on premises. If you attempt to leave, or play any games, I will tase you and watch Supernanny while you drool into the carpet.Phil Coulson, (to Tony)

Thor (2011)

A wise king never seeks out war. But he must always be ready for it. - Odin (Thor Quotes)
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It’s not a bad thing finding out that you don’t have all the answers. You start asking the right questions.Erik Selvig

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Your ancestors called it magic, and you call it science. Well, I come from a place where they’re one and the same thing.Thor, (to Jane)

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A wise king never seeks out war. But he must always be ready for it.Odin

Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)

Whatever happens tomorrow, you must promise me one thing. That you will stay who you are. Not a perfect soldier, but a good man. - Abraham Erskine (Captain America: The First Avenger Quotes)
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Whatever happens tomorrow, you must promise me one thing. That you will stay who you are. Not a perfect soldier, but a good man.Abraham Erskine

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I don’t like bullies. I don’t care where they’re from.Steve Rogers, (to Dr. Erskine)

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If you have something to say, right now is the perfect time to keep it to yourself.Chester Phillips, (to Peggy Carter)

The Avengers (2012)

You're missing the point. There is no throne. There is no version of this where you come out on top. Maybe your army comes and maybe it's too much for us, but it's all on you. Because if we can't protect the Earth, you can be damn well sure we'll avenge it. - Tony Stark (The Avengers Quotes)
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Bruce Banner: I don’t think we should be focusing on Loki. That guy’s brain is a bag full of cats. You could smell crazy on him.
Thor: Have care how you speak. Loki is beyond reason, but he is of Asgard. And he is my brother.
Natasha Romanoff: He killed 80 people in two days.
Thor: He’s adopted.Bruce Banner, Thor, Natasha Romanoff

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You’re missing the point. There is no throne. There is no version of this where you come out on top. Maybe your army comes and maybe it’s too much for us, but it’s all on you. Because if we can’t protect the Earth, you can be damn well sure we’ll avenge it.Tony Stark, (to Loki)

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Steve Rogers: Now might be a really good time for you to get angry.
Bruce Banner: That’s my secret, Cap. I’m always angry.Bruce Banner, Steve Rogers

Iron Man 3 (2013)

You can take away my house, all my tricks and toys. One thing you can't take away, I am Iron Man. - Tony Stark (Iron Man 3 Quotes)
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You can take away my house, all my tricks and toys. One thing you can’t take away, I am Iron Man.Tony Stark

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That’s the thing about smart guys, we always cover our ass.Tony Stark

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If you do someone a solid, don’t be a yutz. All right? Just play it cool. Otherwise you come off grandiose.Tony Stark, (to Harley)

Thor: The Dark World (2013)

There is nothing more reassuring than realizing that the world is crazier than you are. - Erik Selvig (Thor: The Dark World Quotes)
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Merriment can sometimes be a heavier burden than battle.Thor

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There is nothing more reassuring than realizing that the world is crazier than you are.Erik Selvig

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It’s not that I don’t love our little talks, it’s just… I don’t love them.Loki, (to Odin)

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I should not be left in charge of stuff like this. I don’t get paid enough. I don’t get paid, period.Darcy Lewis

Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)

The truth is a matter of circumstance. It's not all things to all people all the time. - Natasha Romanoff (Captain America: The Winter Soldier Quotes)
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The truth is a matter of circumstance. It’s not all things to all people all the time.Natasha Romanoff

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The world has changed, and none of us can go back. All we can do is our best. And sometimes the best that we can do is to start over.Peggy Carter

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Before we get started, does anyone want to get out?Steve Rogers, (to HYDRA agents in the elevator)

Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)

You said it yourself, b**ch. We're the Guardians of the Galaxy. - Peter Quill (Guardians of the Galaxy Quotes)
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I have lived most my life surrounded by my enemies. I will be grateful to die among my friends.Gamora

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You said it yourself, b**ch. We’re the Guardians of the Galaxy.Peter Quill, (to Ronan)

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We are Groot.Groot

Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)

You get hurt, hurt them back. You get killed, walk it off. - Steve Rogers (Avengers: Age of Ultron Quotes)
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Keep your friends rich, and your enemies rich, and wait to find out which is which.Ultron

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A thing isn’t beautiful because it lasts.Vision

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You get hurt, hurt them back. You get killed, walk it off.Steve Rogers

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The city is flying, we’re fighting an army of robots, and I have a bow and arrow. None of this makes sense.Clint Barton, (to Wanda)

Ant-Man (2015)

You can't destroy power. All you can do is make sure that it is in the right hands. - Hank Pym (Ant-Man Quotes)
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This is your chance. The chance to earn that look in your daughter’s eyes. To become the hero that she already thinks you are. It’s not about saving our world. It’s about saving theirs.Hank Pym, (to Scott)

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You can’t destroy power. All you can do is make sure that it is in the right hands.Hank Pym, (to Hope)

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I didn’t steal anything! I was returning something I stole.Scott Lang, (to a police officer)

Captain America: Civil War (2016)

Our very strength invites challenge. Challenge incites conflict. And conflict breeds catastrophe. - Vision (Captain America: Civil War Quotes)
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Our very strength invites challenge. Challenge incites conflict. And conflict breeds catastrophe.Vision

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Compromise where you can. But where you can’t, don’t. Even if everyone is telling you that something wrong is something right. Even if the whole world is telling you to move, it is your duty to plant yourself like a tree, look them in the eye and say, “No, you move.”Sharon Carter, (quoting Peggy Carter)

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You can call me anytime. I’ll put you on hold, I like to watch the line blink.Tony Stark, (to Thaddeus Ross)

Doctor Strange (2016)

We never lose our demons. We only learn to live above them. - The Ancient One (Doctor Strange Quotes)
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We never lose our demons. We only learn to live above them.Ancient One, (to Mordo)

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People think in terms of good and evil, but really, time is the true enemy of us all. Time kills everything.Kaecilius

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Dormammu, I’ve come to bargain!Stephen Strange

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017)

When you're ugly, and someone loves you, you know they love you for who you are. Beautiful people never know who to trust. - Drax the Destroyer (Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Quotes)
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When you’re ugly, and someone loves you, you know they love you for who you are. Beautiful people never know who to trust.Drax the Destroyer

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Sometimes that thing you’re searching for your whole life, it’s right there by your side all along. You don’t even know it.Peter Quill

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I’m Mary Poppins, y’all!Yondu Udonta

Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017)

Just a typical homecoming, on the outside of an invisible jet, fighting my girlfriend's dad. - Spider-Man (Spider-Man: Homecoming Quotes)
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Don’t do anything I would do, and definitely don’t do anything I wouldn’t do. There’s a little gray area in there and that’s where you operate.Tony Stark, (to Peter)

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If you’re nothing without this suit, then you shouldn’t have it.Tony Stark, (to Peter)

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Just a typical homecoming, on the outside of an invisible jet, fighting my girlfriend’s dad.Spider-Man

Thor: Ragnarok (2017)

I'm made of rocks, as you can see. But don't let that intimidate you. You don't need to be afraid unless you're made of scissors. - Korg (Thor: Ragnarok Quotes)
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I’m made of rocks, as you can see. But don’t let that intimidate you. You don’t need to be afraid unless you’re made of scissors.Korg, (to Thor)

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I make grave mistakes all the time. Everything seems to work out.Thor

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I choose to run toward my problems and not away from them. Because that’s what heroes do.Thor, (to Valkyrie)

Black Panther (2018)

In times of crisis, the wise build bridges, while the foolish build barriers. - T'Challa (Black Panther Quotes)
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Just because something works doesn’t mean that it cannot be improved.Shuri

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In times of crisis, the wise build bridges, while the foolish build barriers.T'Challa

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One more word, and I will feed you to my children… I’m kidding. We are vegetarians.M'Baku, (to Ross)

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You can’t let your father’s mistakes define who you are. You get to decide what kind of king you are going to be.Nakia, (to T'Challa)

Avengers: Infinity War (2018)

The hardest choices require the strongest wills. - Thanos (Avengers: Infinity War Quotes)
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The hardest choices require the strongest wills.Thanos

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Dude, you’re embarrassing me in front of the wizards.Tony Stark, (while Banner is struggling to transform)

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Peter Quill: I’m muscular.
Rocket: Who are you kidding, Quill? You’re one sandwich away from fat.Rocket, Peter Quill

Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018)

You can do it. You can do anything. You are the world's greatest grandma. - Cassie Lang (Ant-Man and the Wasp Quotes)
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You can do it. You can do anything. You are the world’s greatest grandma.Cassie Lang, (to Scott)

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You know, my pep-pep always said, “If you want to do something right, you make a list.” So, we should do that.Scott Lang

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I’m gonna call you Ant-onio Banderas! You’re a badass!Scott Lang, (to a flying ant)

Captain Marvel (2019)

Higher, further, faster, baby. - Carol Danvers (Captain Marvel Quotes)
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It’s a cat, not Hannibal Lecter.Nick Fury, (about Goose)

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Carol Danvers: Nicholas Joseph Fury. You have three names?
Nick Fury: Everybody calls me Fury. Not Nicholas. Not Joseph. Not Nick. Just Fury.Carol Danvers, Nick Fury

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Higher, further, faster, baby.Carol Danvers

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I’ve been fighting with one arm tied behind my back. But what happens when I’m finally set free?Carol Danvers

Avengers: Endgame (2019)

Part of the journey is the end. - Tony Stark (Avengers: Endgame Quotes)
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Part of the journey is the end.Tony Stark

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No amount of money ever bought a second of time.Tony Stark

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I keep telling everybody they should move on and grow. Some do. But not us.Steve Rogers, (to Natasha)

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Scott, I get emails from a raccoon. So, nothing sounds crazy anymore.Natasha Romanoff

Spider-Man: Far from Home (2019)

Men and women grow apart, but the journey they share together will always be a part of them. - Ned Leeds (Spider-Man: Far from Home Quotes)
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Don’t ever apologize for being the smartest one in the room.Quentin Beck

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“Uneasy lies the head that wears the crown.” Stark said you wouldn’t get that because it’s not a Star Wars reference.Nick Fury, (to Peter)

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Men and women grow apart, but the journey they share together will always be a part of them.Ned Leeds

WandaVision (2021)

What is grief, if not love persevering? - Vision (WandaVision Quotes)
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Forgive me for not stopping by sooner to welcome you to the block. My mother-in-law was in town, so I wasn’t.Agnes, S1.Ep1: Filmed Before a Live Studio Audience

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In a real magic act, everything is fake.Wanda Maximoff, S1.Ep2: Don't Touch That Dial

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The only way forward is back.Agatha Harkness, S1.Ep8: Previously On

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What is grief, if not love persevering?Vision, S1.Ep8: Previously On

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You are the piece of the Mind Stone that lives in me. You are a body of wires and blood and bone that I created. You are my sadness and my hope. But mostly, you’re my love.Wanda Maximoff, (to Vision), S1.Ep9: The Series Finale

The Falcon and the Winter Soldier (2021)

Symbols are nothing without the women and men that give them meaning. - Sam Wilson (The Falcon and the Winter Soldier Quotes)
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Symbols are nothing without the women and men that give them meaning.Sam Wilson, S1.Ep1: New World Order

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The weakest point in any system isn’t the software, the hardware, it’s the meatware. The human element.Bucky Barnes, S1.Ep3: Power Broker

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It’s not a better place if you’re killing people. It’s just different.Sam Wilson, (to Karli), S1.Ep4: The Whole World Is Watching

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They will never let a Black man be Captain America. And even if they did, no self-respecting Black man would ever wanna be.Isaiah Bradley, S1.Ep5: Truth

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You gotta stop looking to other people to tell you who you are.Sam Wilson, (to Bucky), S1.Ep5: Truth

Loki (2021)

Love is a dagger. It's a weapon to be wielded far away or up close. You can see yourself in it. It's beautiful. Until it makes you bleed. - Loki Laufeyson (Loki Quotes)
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Guilty of being the God of Mischief? Yes. Guilty of finding all this incredibly tedious? Yes. Guilty of a crime against the Sacred Timeline? Absolutely not, you have the wrong person.Loki Laufeyson, S1.Ep1: Glorious Purpose

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I’d never stab anyone in the back. That’s such a boring form of betrayal.Loki Laufeyson, S1.Ep2: The Variant

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Love is a dagger. It’s a weapon to be wielded far away or up close. You can see yourself in it. It’s beautiful. Until it makes you bleed.Loki Laufeyson, S1.Ep3: Lamentis

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We may lose. Sometimes painfully. But we don’t die. We survive.Loki Laufeyson, (to Sylvie), S1.Ep4: The Nexus Event

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I betrayed everyone who ever loved me. I betrayed my father, my brother, my home. I know what I did. And I know why I did it. And that’s not who I am anymore. Okay? I won’t let you down.Loki Laufeyson, (to Sylvie), S1.Ep5: Journey Into Mystery

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Only one person gets free will. The one in charge.Ravonna Renslayer, S1.Ep6: For All Time. Always.

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You may hate the dictator, but something far worse is gonna fill that void if you depose of him.He Who Remains, S1.Ep6: For All Time. Always.

Black Widow (2021)

It's funny. My whole life, I didn't think I had any family. Turns out I got two. - Natasha Romanoff (Black Widow Quotes)
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The truth rarely makes sense when you omit key details.Yelena Belova

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I’ve always found it best not to look into the past.Melina Vostokoff

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It’s funny. My whole life, I didn’t think I had any family. Turns out I got two.Natasha Romanoff

What If…? (2021)

In this universe, as in every other, hope never dies. As long as someone keeps their good eye on the bigger picture. - The Watcher (What If...? Quotes)
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We all have someone fighting for us. Would be nice if we could fight for them.Peggy Carter, S1.Ep1: What If... Captain Carter Were the First Avenger?

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In this universe, as in every other, hope never dies. As long as someone keeps their good eye on the bigger picture.The Watcher, S1.Ep3: What If... the World Lost Its Mightiest Heroes?

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Heroes are never really gone. They live forever. As do the ones they inspire to carry on the fight.The Watcher, S1.Ep6: What If... Killmonger Rescued Tony Stark?

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You’re human. You keep hope against the worst of odds.The Watcher, S1.Ep8: What If... Ultron Won?

Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings (2021)

Names are sacred. They connect us not only to ourselves but to everyone who came before. - Wenwu (Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings Quotes)
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You are a product of all who came before you. The legacy of your family. The good and the bad. It is all a part of who you are.Ying Nan, (to Shang-Chi)

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Names are sacred. They connect us not only to ourselves but to everyone who came before.Wenwu

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Calm down, mate! I’m not dead, it’s just a performance! Now get down here and play along!Trevor Slattery, (to Morris)

Eternals (2021)

When you love something, you protect it. It is the most natural thing in the world. - Thena (Eternals Quotes)
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Humanity maybe coming a long slower than some of us want, but there is no telling what wonders they will discover as they advance.Ajak

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Maybe you’re trying too hard. Sometimes you just have to listen.Gilgamesh, (to Sersi)

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When you love something, you protect it. It is the most natural thing in the world.Thena, (quoting Gilgamesh)