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This page contains a listing of all notable quotes by Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth).

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Quote1 You think I don't know? You think I don't understand why you can't see what happened? It's because you couldn't fix this. You couldn't save everyone. And it's got you tangled up so bad you can't think. Quote2
--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 I know you're angry. I was, too. But I've grown since then. I've moved on, made friends and had time to heal. I'm past all the darkness. I can see now that there's a better way. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 She says she wants to make Gotham safe. What she really, truly wants? Is every criminal in the city screaming. I chose a side, Knightfall. And tonight, I take you down. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 Batgirl Endgame Pagequote poo Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 Remember this, Charise. You don't know what's behind my eyes, either. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 He mined my thoughts, Dinah. He knows everything I know. He used a blueprint he found in my head to build a super-weapon, and when he unleashes it on the city, he'll lay the blame squarely on me. No. This guy is mine. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 Friends, Family... we could all burn in Hell as long as your garden's blooming, right? Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 Gotham should be safe again. Well, until the next thing. There’s always another thing. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 You did do something, and you did help someone. It just wasn't who you expected. This isn't school. No one's grading your performance. You should give yourself a pass. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 Suddenly, I get it. I see him. I see why crooks are terrified, why Dad doesn't talk about him. He's not a myth or a nightmare. He's a real man, a human being. And now I know what being driven really means. And I know I want my life to matter. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 Thought you were gonna terrify the world, right? Look at you. You're a punk. A nobody. I'm frankly amazed you haven't wet yourself. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 Heights? You think I'm afraid of heights? You bargain-basement Hawkman? Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 Okay. Three pissed-off metahumans. And they all want me dead. But they made a mistake. They put themselves between me... and KNIGHTFALL. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 That was your kidney. That's your liver. And this. You know what this is? It's your damn spine. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 Maybe you should take your meds. I'm guessing you stopped again? I can tell because you get all squeaky. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 You stole everything from us. You stole our family. From now on, James...? I'm an only child. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 I'm a skeptic, Gregor. I don't believe in miracles. And if someone is handing them out... why should I, of all people in the world, be the recipient? Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 I do this... volunteer work, right? And it hit me. I looked at my uniform. And I realized to the dead center of my soul... I didn't deserve to wear it anymore. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 Handcuffing two corpses. I just... I want to go home and cry. Too much death. This is not how I pictured my evening going. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 You. Take your scuzzball friends and go. We're on a date. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 Started the day with shopping and two much gelato. Now? Now I'm fighting my dad's own cops. I was at this one's wedding, for God's sake. What the hell am I doing? Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 So here's the plan. I get out of here. I bring Knightfall to heel. For Ricky. And then... and then... and then I quit this gig... forever. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 Wait for a hero? Barbara Joan Gordon -- Be your own damn hero. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 Every day is a beautiful day... when you live in Gotham City. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 It's true. Holy night, she's a vampire. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 Every kid in Gotham knows the poem about the Midnight Man. Sure as you know the rules for Bloody Mary, and the legend of the Dark Knight. A scary story. An urban legend. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 Every time I shut down an operation, she moves everything and everyone. I can't... I can't get traction. And I can't let her slide anymore. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 Weird about Huntress. She really fits in, somehow. Canary's dancing like she always does. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 You know what I really dislike about you, Knightfall? Aside from everything, I mean? It's how you just. Keep. Under-estimating me. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 Gross. I'm glad these gloves put a layer between your face and my fists. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 I don't want to fight you. I just want you to stop ruining my life! Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 We live in Gotham City, Mirror. Sometimes extraordinary things happen to the very worst people, and the best people suffer. And Sometimes, people get their miracles whether they deserve them or not. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 Look at these people. They are Gotham, and they're afraid. Afraid of you. By destroying these people, you destroy Gotham. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 Tonight we made a pretty good team... This is the part where you're supposed to vanish on me. Still got a few of his tricks left to learn. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 HEY, FROSTY FLAKES! ... Not smart, Babs! Not smart! Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 When'd you start talking? ... yer a bike ... Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 There was a time I would have been all over you. But then you went away. You made me move on. You have to deal with that. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 Put it this way -- If you hurt her, Eiko might just have you all killed. But I'm telling you right now, you'll definitely have me -- and every one of Batman's allies -- chasing you down. You ready to risk that? Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 Dad, if someone is messing with me or with Burnside, they're going down. We can't just let injustice slide, right? Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 The Fugue's gonna use the Negahedron to destroy Burnside. Maybe all of Gotham. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 I barely recognize her. And, I'm sorry, I know it's childish. But maybe I don't want the woman who abandoned me to be here, in my place, on the holidays. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 I gave you a taste of your own device. Screws with your head, right? You're so sure it happened like that. But it didn't. Just another made-up memory. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 Second rule of Superhero Club, Maps ... keep your secrets a secret! Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 I have no doubt, Vixen. But we're better than Gladius. We can get every one of those kids out of there alive. I have faith in all of you. And I've got a plan. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 Look, a bad man turned your life inside out. I know what that's about. He's dead. His crime family, it's all gone now. You saw to that. Let that be the end of this life for you. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 Okay, okay. Dinah was right. I have been given a gift. And it's time to use it. Dear dirtbags... meet Batgirl. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 I always wondered how Bruce stays so cool. So detached. I get it now. It's so he doesn't become what I am right this moment. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 Hostels. Roomies. Success has not changed Barbara Gordon. Barbara Gordon is keeping it real. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 Oh my God. He sent you to dump me. I'm being dumped by an intern. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 According to my calculations, there's no mathematical reason to-- kumbay-- all righty! Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 I fight bad guys every day, and I can't think of anything scarier than knowing a kid like you is couting on me to make her world go 'round. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 Two women are dead, and you're going to give us answers. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 Before we do--before we leave it all in the past--will you do something for me? ... Will you--will you come home with me? Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 Wow. I came to Singapore because I heard Adapt was the future of mixed martial arts, but you guys are moving back in time. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 She sits in her chair, getting pushed around, ignoring everyone, keeping her mind empty... so when she does pay attention, she can focus like a laser and see into the future. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 Stop looking for loopholes. Go home. Get a job. Work on yourself. Maybe she'll call, and you'll get another shot. But if she does, you've gotta be ready. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 That's what you think you're doing? Helping people? You stole from a gangster. You sent my friend to the hospital. And when I broke that vial, you said it was worth three million yuan. You don't want to help people. You just want their money. Your parents must be proud, 'cause you turned out just like them. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 I guess I can stop worrying about the application I just sent, and whether switching careers is what I really want. I think it is, but maybe the flight home from a trip is the wrong time to change direction. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 I gotta stop squeezing in "one last mission". Every time I do, I end up being late. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 To save the men, the women need to be united. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 Mary... I'll never ask you to do something you can't do, but Freeze will kill Starling if we don't get there in time. We can't abandon one of our own. Give me an address or draw me a map. you don't have to come with us. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 I know. They've got Canary and Condor. We'll find a way to get them back, Strix. I promise, we'll find a way. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 You don't have the luxury of walking away from what you are and what you do because of personal problems... that's what it means to be a leader. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 It's too late. I'm done. Done with the Birds of Prey and done with you. I'm going back to my own life. Don't call me. Don't contact me. I won't answer. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 Do you ever... think about what things might've been like for us? If, you know, the timing didn't always suck? Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 Hey, sometimes it's just a matter of looking at things from the right angle to have them make sense. You'd be surprised at what you might find. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 There's only one "Robin." Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 Frankly, I don't get how what's basically lawn-starter is going to save the world, but he was all about it. He had faith in it. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)

Quote1 All this is real, little Robin. Never forget that... That symbol has a legacy that you and your friends will be a part of...if you earn it... The choice is yours. You have to write the story you want to be told. When you feel like you're drifting, just remember that you're the one steering the ship...but you're never alone. Quote2

--Barbara Gordon (Prime Earth)