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Commodus: Your Emperor asks for your loyalty, Maximus. Take my hand, I only offer it once.
Quintus: Maximus, please be careful, that was not prudent.
Maximus: Prudent! The Emperor has been slain.”
Dr. Gregory House: There's no such thing! Our bodies break down, sometimes when we're 90, sometimes before we're even born, but it always happens and there's never any dignity in it! I don't care if you can walk, see, wipe your own ass... it's always ugly. ALWAYS! You can live with dignity; we can't die with it!”
Dr. Frederick Frankenstein: Nothing.
Inga: Oh, Doctor, I'm sorry.
Dr. Frederick Frankenstein: No. No. Be of good cheer. If science teaches us anything, it teaches us to accept our failures, as well as our successes, with quiet dignity and grace. [starts beating up the creature] Son of a bitch! Bastard! I'll get you for this! What did you do to me? What did you do to me?
Inga: Stop it! Stop that! Stop it! You'll kill him!
Dr. Frederick Frankenstein: I don't want to live. I do not want to live.
Igor: Quiet dignity and grace. [rolls eyes]
Dr. Frederick Frankenstein: Oh...mama...”
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