"They took her! They took her and it’s all my fault! Please, X-Men, help me get her back."
"Fair enough. But the rest of you is staying."
"It takes more than bullets, or a harlot’s kiss, to kill Nathaniel Essex!"
"Evolution has been accidental for far too long… And you are accidents that must be corrected out of existence. The age of natural selection is over. Now begins the age of conscious selection. It is time for the grander destiny of Homo Superior to be realized. The test begins... let us see who shall pass. Only those worthy of survival will remain. A new race, cleansed and culled and stronger, awaits… On the other side of Apocalypse."
"Ainsi soit-il. I’ll get you back, or I’ll die trying."