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Quote1.png Mutant must fight mutant, if the weak are to be winnowed from the strong. And when only the strong are left, Apocalypse will make his move. Pray, all of you, that you are among the strong. Quote2.png
X-Factor Vol 1 6
Quote1.png Peace does nothing to test -- to INCREASE -- mutants' strength. To force them to evolve into the strong. Quote2.png
X-Factor Vol 1 23
Quote1.png They are less than worms, those humans. I have judged them and found them wanting. Quote2.png
X-Factor Vol 1 25
Quote1.png Your future, Caliban, holds power of a different kind. Come...your own transformation is about to begin. Quote2.png
X-Factor Vol 1 28
Quote1.png Not only do I refuse to join you, Loki, I will oppose you when and wherever I can. From henceforth, I am your you are the enemy of humankind. Quote2.png
X-Factor Vol 1 50
Quote1.png After too long a sleep -- deep within my stronghold, once more regenerating, healing -- APOCALYPSE LIVES! Quote2.png
Uncanny X-Men Vol 1 335
Quote1.png Now I claim my destiny! Quote2.png
Rise of Apocalypse Vol 1 2
Quote1.png I'll remake this world in my image -- just as I'll remake you! As you sought to make me bow to you -- you shall be my slave -- for all the days of your life! Quote2.png
Rise of Apocalypse Vol 1 4
Quote1.png Linked to the powers of time and space, wielded by Bishop and Rasputin, respectively. The power of pure thought that is Xavier. As above so below. As without, so within. And as you die, one by one... I shall rise as the sun, at the heart of this new universe. All your power will flow into me --through me --through the new Ra, ultimately, the be-all and end-all to come! And you, young Nate --and the unequaled unlimited forces at your command-- play the most crucial role of all in my final design...! Quote2.png
X-Man Vol 1 60
Quote1.png The time is almost upon us. My centuries of manipulating... of preparing... are reaching their resolution. With the dawning of the new day, the end times will be upon us... my ascension complete. And you, the twelve -- prophesied saviors of mutantkind... your power will bestow upon me the means to achieve my destiny. First, I will remake this pathetic orb in my image, and then the stars! Quote2.png
Cable Vol 1 76
Quote1.png Welcome to my world, my chosen twelve. Your places in my new order are assured, I promise you the Age of Apocalypse! Quote2.png
Uncanny X-Men Vol 1 377
Quote1.png Who?! Who dares disturb my slumber?! Who dares disturb -- APOCALYPSE?! Quote2.png
X-Men: Apocalypse vs. Dracula Vol 1 1
Quote1.png I have come to offer you a deal. I will keep my Pestilence at bay, I will even destroy the plague that my Horseman carries... if you yourselves cull ninety percent of your human stock. Quote2.png
X-Men Vol 2 185
Quote1.png Go, my Light Riders. Illuminate darkness. Spread the word of the X-Tracts. Quote2.png
Age of X-Man: Apocalypse & the X-Tracts Vol 1 1
Quote1.png I am honored that the exalted X-Men would come to our first gathering. My sincere apologies that a few passionate individuals took it too far. I want you to know... I love you... I love all of you. Quote2.png
Age of X-Man: The Marvelous X-Men Vol 1 2
Quote1.png Hnh. The end is coming... whatever your reasons for joining me, help me save this world. Help me save other worlds from me. Quote2.png
Age of X-Man: Apocalypse & the X-Tracts Vol 1 5
Quote1.png Swordbearers. Most of you are mutant. You have tasted the sweetness of immortality--an evolution of our people. Now, we step into the Otherworld, where all realities are one, and your defeat will mean the death of Krakoa, the death of this Earth and the death of you, as you are now, never to return. So when you draw your sword, you must not fight like a human, who stands to lose a few years of toil--but like a mutant, who stands to lose forever in paradise. For if you do not... you will not be the first immortals I have watched die. Quote2.png
X of Swords: Stasis Vol 1 1
Quote1.png Find the most fearsome challenger in all of creation and make her your wife. Lie down at night beside your greatest threat. Make love to your fate. Quote2.png
Excalibur Vol 4 14
Quote1.png We know what comes next... it is a duel fated millennia ago. Quote2.png
Cable Vol 4 6
Quote1.png I thought about this every night for thousands of years. A million nights. No matter what battle I had won that day, what greater mystery I had unlocked. No matter how many supple bodies lay beside me in my bed at night. I am always thinking about how this ends. Quote2.png
Excalibur Vol 4 15
Quote1.png Just one thing. That I will see them again. Quote2.png
X of Swords: Destruction Vol 1 1
Quote1.png Peace does nothing to test -- to increase -- mutants' strength. To force them to evolve into the strong. Quote2.png
En Sabah Nur (Earth-616)
Quote1.png One hundred of our greatest champions took the war to the enemy... One hundred champions and their champion--the White Sword. Quote2.png
One Hundred Champions (Earth-616)
Quote1.png I have built the External Gate. Constructed it on the bones of immortal mutants... Just as planned. Just as required. Quote2.png
External Gate
Quote1.png I want our coven to be empowered with knowledge. Some of these are notes I have kept hidden for centuries--thank you, Exodus, for those. Quote2.png
Krakoan Grimoires
Quote1.png The hour of your glory is at hand, my Horsemen. Mount your beasts! Quote2.png
Horsemen's Steeds
En Sabah Nur (Earth-616) from Ultra X-Men (Trading Cards) 1994 0001.jpg
You've had your fun, X-Factor -- your final fleeting moment of glory -- now it's time for you all to DIE!
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Yeah. Right. Sure. So what else is new? Better'n' you have tried, buster, but we're still here and still fighting!
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X-Factor Vol 1 68
Lorna Dane (Earth-616) from X-Men Vol 2 182 0001.jpg
SARS... Cholera... World War One influenza... anthrax... bubonic plague.
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X-Men Vol 2 182 Textless.jpg
Have you ingested all of these, Pestilence?
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And smallpox. Old fashioned, maybe... but with a real sense of theater.
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X-Men Vol 2 182

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