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Quote1.png Hardly an auspicious beginning for the school, is it, Sam? Quote2.png
New Mutants Vol 1 1
Quote1.png Wolf was my favorite, my hero. I wanted to be like him when I grew up. I was a fool. Quote2.png
New Mutants Vol 1 5
Quote1.png Madre de Dios. Quote2.png
New Mutants Vol 1 18
Quote1.png By all the saints in heaven -- by all the sinners in hell -- truly, there ain't no justice!!! Quote2.png
New Mutants Annual Vol 1 1
Quote1.png Do not be afraid, miss, and don't demean yourself by trying to appease these jackals. I assure you, there is no need. If they try to harm you, I shawll stop them! Quote2.png
Fallen Angels Vol 1 1
Quote1.png Teammates are different. Even villains should stand by their own! Quote2.png
Fallen Angels Vol 1 4
Quote1.png Look out, life, because here we come!! Quote2.png
Fallen Angels Vol 1 8
Quote1.png Boy, am I sick of television! Let's throw them all out! Quote2.png
New Mutants Summer Special Vol 1 1
Quote1.png Everything Cable owned is ours now!! Quote2.png
X-Force Vol 1 22
Quote1.png The kids here... I think they're all mutants! Quote2.png
X-Force Vol 1 77
Quote1.png Hah! I'm back! Quote2.png
X-Force Vol 1 80
Quote1.png You said you need us for a mission. Does that assignment include beating down on our friends? Quote2.png
X-Force Vol 2 3
Quote1.png So what you're saying is our ragtag group of X-Men marched in and took down an Omega level mutant, and that's totally badass -- and kind of hot. Quote2.png
New Mutants Vol 3 5
Quote1.png Dani, can we please hit something in the face now? Quote2.png
New Mutants Vol 3 42
Quote1.png That's the point, Eden. So are they. All of them. That's why we have to stop them from fighting each other and find some way to remind them of who they are... And what they're used to be. That's our mission. Our goal. Quote2.png
Avengers Vol 5 38
Quote1.png Good evening, ladies and gentlemen of Da Costa International. It's my pleasure to stand before you today in what have proven to be... Trying times. I know what you've been thinking--How can I manage to look so good even in the face of so much adversity? Good genes and smart fashion sense. But what we're facing is much bigger than just me. It's bigger than all of us, maybe the whole universe. As we all learned things are coming undone all around us. Things we have no control over. Bad men are doing bad things to prevent the ending of everything. Thought it may be hard to accept, a war is being fought on our behalf while we wait in bated breath to find out if we will still exist tomorrow. And me? I've had enough sitting on the sidelines. It's time to take action--It's time to fight for the future. Quote2.png
Avengers World Vol 1 18
Quote1.png Well, Forson, I guess it's time to give you your severance package. Quote2.png
Avengers World Vol 1 19
Quote1.png I've never understood why most super-teams only have the one HQ... Quote2.png
New Avengers Vol 4 10
Quote1.png Nuh-uh. You've only seen what we wanted you to, remember? And I told you -- I'm not just an Avenger. I'm a New Mutant. It may take them -- kaff! -- a few minutes to get here -- but I'll always have people. Quote2.png
New Avengers Vol 4 14
Quote1.png My name is Roberto Da Costa, and I am a citizen of the United States of America. And you can never take that away from me. Quote2.png
U.S.Avengers Vol 1 1
Quote1.png In fact, while I'm on a roll... I feel like it's time for a battle cry. U.S.Avengers -- unite! Quote2.png
U.S.Avengers Vol 1 3
Quote1.png ... Red triangle. Red triangle. Red triangle! This is Citizen V to all units! We are under hypnotic attack! Red Triangle Protocol is go! Quote2.png
U.S.Avengers Vol 1 6
Quote1.png Nothing. That's the problem. I mean, look at you. It's been months since we've seen each other, and I was expecting you to be a mess. Depressed, out of shape, bad hair... worse complexion. But look at you. Happy, healthy, exceptionally fit... how does that happen? Quote2.png
New Mutants Vol 4 2
Quote1.png You want me to give up mutant paradise for -- what exactly? A space empire that spans thousands of solar systems, which conceivably represent a limitless amount of action and adventure, which sure, I was born for... Is that it? ... I guess I could hang out for a bit. Quote2.png
New Mutants Vol 4 7
Quote1.png I thought being the hot-headed jerk was my job. Quote2.png
Roberto Da Costa (Earth-616)
Quote1.png So here we are in the sixth generation of Homo Superior. Trying something new... A mutant sextant. Quote2.png
Akademos Habitat
Quote1.png I've never understood why most super-teams only have the one HQ... Quote2.png
Avenger Base Two
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Sunspot
What does one who strikes from behind know of honor?
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Cannonball
Not much, I guess, but I'm willing to learn. I'd like to make amends, if I can.
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Wolfsbane
'Berto, I near perished in tha' scrap... an' I say he deserves a second chance.
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Sunspot
I could never refuse a beautiful girl anything. Welcome, senhor.
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Psyche
Listen to his majesty, willya?
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Marvel Graphic Novel Vol 1 4
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Axe
Hah! If that was the best you can do -- !
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Sunspot
It wasn't.
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New Mutants Vol 1 7

Cannonball
You killed her.
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Sunspot
It was no less than she deserved.
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New Mutants Vol 1 11

Cannonball
Critters' hungry. Maybe even starvin'.
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Sunspot
And we're his dinner?
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New Mutants Vol 1 21
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Warpath
Tell me again how we got into this mess?
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Sunspot
We told Cable to stick it.
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X-Force Vol 1 71

Sunspot
I'm here to party!
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Meltdown
I second that motion!
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X-Force Vol 1 75
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Sunspot
But Nate Grey's like freaky powerful and stuff. The dude's scary. Do we really want to mess with him?
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Mirage
He's one of us. That's all that matters.
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New Mutants Vol 3 26

Magik
...I know exactly where Dani Moonstar is...She's going to Hel.
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Sunspot
Hell?
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Cypher
Hel. She said "Hel."
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Sunspot
Exactly--
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Cypher
One "L". It's quite distinct. The Norse Afterworld. It's very different from the Judeo-Christian Underwolrd.
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Sunspot
A whole "L" different, clearly.
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New Mutants Vol 3 29

Sam Guthrie
We're in.
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Bobby Da Costa
Of course we are. But, Director Hill, one thing-- If we really are going to the future... We're gonna have to hear the words. With some conviction.
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Maria Hill
>Sigh< Fine. "It's your kids, Marty. Something's gotta be done about your kids."
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Avengers World Vol 1 9
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Dum-Dum Dugan
C'mon --
-- meet the new guy.
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Hawkeye
S.H.I.E.L.D. agent Clint Barton reporting for duty.

I'm the super-secret traitor on your team. Sorry.

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Sunspot
...

Could we get the other Hawkeye?
I really wanted the other Hawkeye.

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New Avengers Vol 4 1
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General Robert Maverick
Yeah, yeah. You call that a mad scientist? I've seen madder science in my daughter's school fair, son. And I ain't impressed by you, either. So you're a bad enough dude to save the President -- so what? I write my own name in every four years. You made John Garrett look stupid? His mustache got there first. It's pitiful. You want to deal? Want your people in from the cold with a backrub from Uncle Sam? We need more from you, fella. We need the big crazy.
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Bobby Da Costa
And what's bigger and crazier than A.I.M. vs. S.H.I.E.L.D., you ask? How about... A.I.M. vs. A.I.M.? Every iteration. Every splinter group. Every yellow jumpsuit -- gone. In just 24 hours. Starting here -- starting now. Sit back and watch, General... because the grand finale is about to begin.
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New Avengers Vol 4 17
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Multiple Man
I don't think you were supposed to kill them, Sunspot.
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Sunspot
Whoops.
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War of the Realms: Uncanny X-Men Vol 1 2
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Cannonball
We want the truth, Jean!
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Sunspot
You can't hide forever! WHO'S MORE POPULAR?!
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X-Men Vote Comic Strips Vol 1 4

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