Best X-Men quotes of all time

I decided to make a list of the best X-Men quotes of all the time.

The quotes from the comics, movies & cartoons.

Enjoy !

List items

  • " Mutants. Since the discovery of their existence they have been regarded with fear, suspicion, often hatred. Across the planet, debate rages. Are mutants the next link in the evolutionary chain or simply a new species of humanity fighting for their share of the world? Either way it is a historical fact: Sharing the world has never been humanity's defining attribute."

    X2 Movie

  • " For twenty years, You’re gone on and on about how only the strong survive. Tell me again, Apocalypse. Just how strong are you. We were the mightiest of our race, supposed we been on the same team. What a world that would of been" .

    Age of Apocalypse story arc.

  • " Captain America, Avengers... go to hell."

    Uncanny X-Men Volume 1: Revolution

  • " Coming here didn’t solved your problem creed. It was merely the first step to ending your threat. The X-Men, like Logan, may seem weak to you. But I assured you, cross us and you’ll wish you’d never been born."

    X-Men #28 : Devil in the House

  • " We live in an age of darkness: a world full of fear, hate and intolerance. But in every age, there are those who fight against it. Charles Xavier was born into a world divided, a world he tried to heal... a mission he never saw accomplished. It seems it's the destiny of great men to see their goals unfulfilled. Charles was more than a leader, more than a teacher. He was a friend. When we were afraid, he gave us strength. When we were alone, he gave us a family. He may be gone, but his teachings live on through us, his students. Wherever we may go, we must carry on his vision. And that is a vision of a world united "

    X-Men: The Last Stand

  • " Cry, girl. It’s ok. It Ain’t the dying you should be afraid of, Jubilation. We all do that. But it’s not living your life T’ the fullest before your time… that should frighten you, girl. And more anyone else I know, you don’t have to worry about that all. No one takes bite out of life like you do, girl… remember that."

    X-Men 24 (1993)

  • " You mean “times up” for all of you because of him, the whole world is gonna be enslaved. Everything you believe in will lie in ashes and the X-Men are going die. It starts with a single death in Washington DC. The assassin is Gambit but all mutants get blamed. People are afraid, they want action. They want protection, they want revenge.

    Mutant control law is passed, calling for army of Sentinals. They march over nation, seeking out mutants, hunting them down like animals. Some fight back, but not for long. The sentinels herds the surviving mutants into detention camps. The camps are your final stop, you never leave, never !

    But those who control the sentinels don’t stop with mutants. Eventually they bring their new world order to all humans."

    X-Men: The Animated Series : Days of Future Past : Part 2

  • " Lots of secrets filling these halls nowadays, Scott. More than normal for people like us. Logan leading a gang off to god knows where. Bloodstained clothes in the laundry. Warren transforming into Archangel again. To say nothing of what you've been up to, Miss Frost. Secrets, Scott. Secrets, Emma. In these times -- these awful, fractious times -- we...are all we have left. I'm taking the X-Club on a mission come daylight. I'll be gone some time. But when I get back, we're having it all out, do you hear me? These secrets will kill us. And I won't stick around to watch it happen."

    Uncanny X-Men 511

  • " I'm sorry, Doctor. I hope you will understand why I must do this. I have battled living islands. I have fought Sentinals whose soul purpose was to kill mutants. I have helped to save the universe, more than once. I have done all this and more and yet the hardest thing I have ever done was watch helplessly as my sister's life was taken by the Legacy Virus. Someday, there may be a cure that does not require a sacrifice. Someday, the violence will end. Someday... children like Illyana will not be victims of a war they are not a part of. But I cannot stand by for even one hour knowing somewhere, someone else's little sister is dying from this disease. Snowflake. I am coming home."

    Uncanny X-Men 390

  • " The first time I ever met the X-Men, the first day...they were ambushed. And captured. And caged. By you. I learned more about good and evil in that one day than I ever have before or since. I was thirteen. When I think about evil, whenever I think about the concept of evil, yours in the face that I see. I don't have to "watch you", Miss Frost. I can smell you"

    'Gifted' story arc Astonishing X-Men

  • " Lighten up on your speeches, Sugar"

    X-Men: The Animated Series : Night of the Sentinels : Part 1

  • " This is not my home. I'm not thief or assassin. I'm X-Man, and I'm never coming back."

    X-Men: The Animated Series : X-Ternally Yours

  • " My name is Bobby Drake. Iceman. I've been an X-Man, an X... Factor-ian, a Defender, a Champion (don't ask). I've been a super hero since before I was old enough to shave. I've stood side by side with the toughest, most powerful heroes in the known universe and always held my own. But today... today I need to be something more. So go ahead, call me a joke if you want. Label me the X-Man with the lamest power ever. But a man of untapped potential? Don't you dare ever call me that again!"

    Wolverine and the X-Men #2

  • " I had a thousand daughters. A thousand bright lights, a thousand little minds...slowly awakening, blinking and shining...and you snuffed them out. Maybe you're just Jean Grey, gone insane. Or maybe you're the Phoenix. Obeying cosmic laws we'll never understand. All I know for sure is that when you come're going to have to deal with me."

    X-Men Phoenix Warsong #5

  • Nightcrawler: " You know, outside the circus, most people were afraid of me. But I didn't hate them. I pitied them. Do you know why? Because most people will never know anything beyond what they see with their own two eyes".

    Storm: " Well, I gave up on pity a long time ago."

    Nightcrawler: " Someone so beautiful should not be so angry."

    Storm: " Sometimes anger can help you survive."

    Nightcrawler: "So can faith."

    X2 Movie

  • " Mind you, I can't help thinking, if resurrections are all the rage...shouldn't we be counting the days until you-know-who returns from the white-hot you-know-where to reclaim her dear old husband? Won't that be fun? Oh dear, late for my medical, must run -- toodles, Emma darling!"

    Uncanny X-Men #460

  • " I'm not kid anymore, I'm one of you, one of the X-Men. It means more to me than anything in the world"

    X-Men: The Animated Series : The Final Decision

  • " I'll follow him to the end of the earth, through perdition's fire, until he breathes blood and rolls over, split, broken, finished! "

    X-Men: The Animated Series : Obession

  • " Nathan Christopher summers was born into a Battle and his life was a war. All the time I knew him, he grabbed sleep in ten-minutes stretches, ate with his back to a wall. Never sat still long enough to make easy target.

    You know what I mean. All of you know what I mean. He was a soldier. To the last ounch and inch of him. Cable was a soldier and there are three blessing a soldier prays for.

    To fight for things that matter. Things that are real. To find comrades who they love and trust, to fight alongside him. And to die on his feet.

    My dad got three for three. So don’t cry for him. Nobody, Nobody needs to cry for Nathan Summers. "

    X-Men Second coming

  • " Save the world? That’s your plan ? Your brain is trying to burst free of it’s skull, Nate. Forget the fact that saving the damned world has been ruining your life forever.

    There’s a sixteen-year-old girl in there who’s exactly like you, I want to punch her little face. She only gets you back for a minute and here you are, stitches still in your skull, running away from her in the middle of the night.

    When is enough gonna be enough ? Can’t somebody else save the world for once? Can’t you be done? "

    Cable and X-Force - volume 1 wanted

  • " You forget, I was the Phoenix for years. I was as much as a god as anyone, Gods don’t scare me. No matter the size of their hammer."

    Wolverine & the X-Men 12 : Hounded

  • " I am so sick of living in a world of meaningless divisions : human/mutant…. Black/white… Gay/straight.. You see someone lying in a pool of their own blood, eyes pleading for help,, does it matter … could it ever possibly matter.. What label society has put on her? It’s funny, the worse things get, the more prejudice and blind hatred I see,,, The more important… the more necessary Professor Xavier’s dream seems to me. With out it, life just becomes chaos."


  • " I'm sorry sam.. for everything I did for you and for everything I didn't do for you. I tried hard to be a military leader, that forgot where I came from. I forget that soldiers fighting together are more than a programmable machines. They're brother-in arms. They're are family and I want to try to do right by you son.. by all of you."

    X-Force #25

  • " Funny. The whole thing started with us thinking Cable was a murdered…but in the end, he turned out to be our only hope. "

    X-Men: X-Cutioner's Song

  • " I am as far beyond mutants as they are beyond you. I am eternal! "

    X-Men: The Animated Series : Time Fugitives: Part 2

  • " It doesn’t matter what I did. What matter is what I am going to do now. Now I will be watching you and man if you don’t screw your head on all the way straight. I’m going to go back in time and make sure your parents never meet. I can do it, too."

    The Last Will and Testament of Charles Xavier story arc.

  • " We are the First. No one will Kill us. Not you, Not the Inhumans. We are the children of Xavier, we are all brothers and sisters and together, their nothing we cannot do"

    Extraordinary X-Men 6

  • Jamie Madrox : "Layla did you and I"

    Layla Miller: " OF course not Jamie."

    Jamie Madrox : "oh, Thank god"

    Layla Miller: " I'm saving myself for our wedding Night."

    X-Factor 159

  • "You know, people like you are the reason I was afraid to go to school as a child"

    First X-Men Movie ( 2000)

  • "Why? You don't call. You don't write. How else am I supposed to get your attention? "

    X-Men Origins: Wolverine

  • " Don't you know who I am? I'm the Juggernaut, bitch! "

    X-Men: The Last Stand

  • "Cyclops Sweetheart"

    X-Men: The Animated Series : Mojovision

  • " It's memorable. Sure it's a little bulky, tough to get on a plane. You whip out a couple of swords at your ex-girlfriend's wedding, they will never, ever forget it".

    X-Men Origins: Wolverine

  • " You didn't even have to read my mind. You know, I've been working with mutants as long as you have, Xavier... but the most frustrating thing I've learned is that nobody really knows how many even exist or how to find them - except you. Unfortunately this little potion won't work on you, will it? You're much too powerful for that. Instead we'll go right to the source. Allow me to introduce mutant 143."

    X2 Movie