Never compromise. Not even in the face of Armageddon. That's always been the difference between us, Dan.Rorschach
What in life does not deserve celebrating?Adrian Veidt
Well, it was unprecedented. I wanted... *needed* to match his accomplishments, and so I resolved to apply antiquity's teaching to our world, today. And so began my path to conquest. Conquest not of men, but of the evils that beset them.Adrian Veidt
The only person with whom I felt any kinship with died three hundred years before the birth of Christ. Alexander Macedonian, or Alexander the Great, as you know him.Adrian Veidt
We can do so much more. We can save this world... with the right leadership.Adrian Veidt
It doesn't take a genius to see the world has problems.Adrian Veidt
Jon Osterman: Why would I save a world I no longer have any stake in?
Laurie Juspeczyk: Do it for me.
Dan Dreiberg: Watchmen are over. What do you suggest we do about it?
Dan Dreiberg: I heard he'd been working for the government. Maybe it was a political killing.
Rorschach: Maybe someone's picking off costumed heroes.
We can save this worlAdrian Veidt
Laurie Juspeczyk: Jon thinks that there's gonna be a nuclear war.
Rorschach: What if that's why someone wants us out of the way? So we can't do anything to stop it?
Watchmen. One of us died tonight. Somebody knows why. Somebody knows.Rorschach