When you love something, you protect it. It is the most natural thing in the world.[quoting Gilgamesh]
I know you mean well. You just didn’t think it through. You want to protect the world but you don’t want it to change. How is humanity saved if it’s not allowed to evolve? With these? These puppets. There’s only one path to peace. The Avengers’ extinction.[to the Avengers]
This is the nature of war: By protecting others, you save yourself. If you only think of yourself, you’ll only destroy yourself.
A husband being protective of his wife is one thing. A husband almost killing another man for touching his wife’s feet is something else.
…So we’ll hunt him because he can take it. Because he’s not our hero. He’s a silent guardian, a watchful protector. A dark knight.
While heroes like the Avengers protect the world from physical dangers. We sorcerers safeguard it against more mystical threats.
We can make choices, and we can choose to protect the people we love, and that’s what makes us who we are, and those are the real miracles.