Sebastian Shaw Quotes in X: First Class (2011)


Sebastian Shaw Quotes:

  • Sebastian Shaw: Erik, what a pleasant surprise. So good to see you again. May I ask you something? Why are you on their side? Why fight for a doomed race who will hunt us down as soon as they realize their reign is coming to an end? I'm sorry for what happened in the camps. I truly am. But everything I did, I did for you. To unlock your power. To make you embrace it. You've come a long way from bending gates. I'm so proud of you. And you're just starting to scratch the surface. Think of how much further we could go, together. I don't want to hurt you, Erik. I never did. I want to help you. This is our time. Our age. We are the future of the human race. You and me, son. This world could be ours.

    Erik Lehnsherr: Everything you did make me stronger. It made me the weapon I am today. It's the truth. I've known it all along. You are my creator.

  • [Havok attacks Shaw with his energy rings, only for Shaw to absorb them]

    Sebastian Shaw: Protecting your fellow mutants? That's a noble gesture. Feels good.

    [Darwin attempts to punch Shaw, who blocks him and grabs him by the throat]

    Sebastian Shaw: Adapt to this.

    [Shaw throws Havok's energy down Darwin's throat and vanishes with his men. Darwin tries to adapt to several forms to resist the energy, but is ultimately incinerated in front of his friends]

  • [Shaw shoots Magneto's mother, which enrages him enough crush metal all around him]

    Sebastian Shaw: Outstanding, Erik. So we unlock your gift with anger. Anger and pain. You and me... we're going to have a lot of fun together.

  • Emma Frost: If that telepath gets into your head, he won't be as much fun as I am.

    Sebastian Shaw: Already taken care of. The Russians made this.

    [reveals a helmet, and puts it on]

    Sebastian Shaw: What am I thinking?

    Emma Frost: I don't know.

    Sebastian Shaw: I was thinking that you're the most exquisite creature I've ever seen.

    [holds up his drink]

    Sebastian Shaw: ...And that this needs ice.

  • Sebastian Shaw: I hear you blocked the proposal to position nuclear missiles in Turkey. I expect you'll reconsider.

    Colonel Hendry: We've had this conversation. You put our nukes in Turkey or anywhere that close to Russia, and you're looking at war. Nuclear war.

    Sebastian Shaw: I don't ask for favors, Colonel. I express my expectations. So, let me say it again. I EXPECT you'll reconsider.

    Colonel Hendry: The only thing I'll reconsider is having another glass of that delicious champagne.

    [Shaw motions to Riptide, who creates a miniature tornado which blows Hendry across the room. Shaw, Riptide and Emma Frost round on him]

    Emma Frost: [Telepathically] You thinking of running? Hiding? We'd find you, Hendry. There's not a fortress in the world that could keep us out.

    [Shaw motions to Emma, who turns into her diamond form to intimidate Hendry]

    Sebastian Shaw: Magnificent, isn't she, Bob? Genetic mutation. The evolution of the human genome. Where's Azazel?

    [Emma whistles loudly. Azazel teleports into the room]

    Sebastian Shaw: Ah, we don't want the colonel to be late.

    [Azazel offers his hand to Hendry, who takes it, and the two vanish]

  • Sebastian Shaw: We are the children of the atom. Radiation gave birth to mutants. What will kill the humans will only make us stronger.

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