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This page contains a listing of all notable quotes by Jefferson Pierce (New Earth).

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Quote1 This place is deader than a politician's conscience. Quote2
--Jefferson Pierce (New Earth)

Quote1 Guess this is where I prove I earned those olympic medals... the hard way! Quote2

--Jefferson Pierce (New Earth)

Quote1 Katana, no! They're babies! Quote2

--Jefferson Pierce (New Earth)

Quote1 Justice-- like lightning-- should ever appear to some men hope to other men, fear. Quote2

--Jefferson Pierce (New Earth)

Quote1 Lightning strikes twice in this town -- and the second time I strike -- it's for keeps! Quote2

--Jefferson Pierce (New Earth)

Quote1 Congratulations, boys. You just killed the tonight show! Quote2

--Jefferson Pierce (New Earth)

Quote1 One last note, Junior: Black Lightning always strikes twice in this town, you keep that in mind! Quote2

--Jefferson Pierce (New Earth)

Quote1 Take a good look at what goes on down there! The streets I grew up in have become infected with a vicious human cancer! Quote2

--Jefferson Pierce (New Earth)

Quote1 Street slime with delusions of grandeur. They don't rule this neighborhood anymore. Welcome to the revolution. Quote2

--Jefferson Pierce (New Earth)

Quote1 Our entire world, our reality, is transforming into the broken, deranged, physical expression of a monstrous, alien will, and we all have to fight it. Quote2

--Jefferson Pierce (New Earth)

Quote1 Lightning strikes twice in this town -- and the second time I strike -- it's for keeps! Quote2

--Jefferson Pierce (New Earth)

Quote1 He probably thinks he's safe... but whether he likes it or not -- company's comin'! Quote2

--Jefferson Pierce (New Earth)

Quote1 I don't want to argue with you anymore. I'm standing here and I'm begging you. Give this up. Tonight doesn't change anything. Me coming out here, how you perform under fire -- it doesn't change what I know... if you only knew, if you only understood. I can't even begin to... to... This life... it isn't a good life, Anissa. You can try as hard as you can to fight against all that's bad in this world, and with every battle, there's another one to be fought. And another, and another. The things I've seen and what people do to one another... you'll see the ugliest part of humanity. The horrors that men and women are capable of... Anissa... it'll change you. We have powers... but we... our family doesn't owe the world any more. We've given enough. Please. I don't want this life to... to do to you... what it's done to me. Quote2

--Jefferson Pierce (New Earth)

Quote1 There's what's right and there's what's wrong. We can call it shades of gray, but the heart knows the truth. And for me... God also knows the truth. I have to do what's right. Quote2

--Jefferson Pierce (New Earth)

Quote1 We're like a superteam of congressmen, huh? Quote2

--Jefferson Pierce (New Earth)

Quote1 Wasn't a judge or jury in the world that’d convict me -- but I didn't have to answer to a judge or jury... just myself... and that night, Black Lightning died! Quote2

--Jefferson Pierce (New Earth)

Quote1 I hope my Muhammad Ali act made an impression on him! Quote2

--Jefferson Pierce (New Earth)

Quote1 Hey, it worked! Stuff is fittin' you tighter'n sweat! Quote2

--Jefferson Pierce (New Earth)