Quotes by Nathaniel Essex (Earth-295)
- Jean-Paul Beaubier, a child of light with a heart of darkness.
- ... Haven't I raised you better than this?
- You are being groomed for more than Combat, my Son. You are destined to be Leader.
- When you next emerge again -- taller, leaner, surer of mind and body -- a veritable cauldron of stirring power and strength... I shall be right here, waiting. As always. Good night, Nathan.
- If I had known he meant that much to you - I would have killed him sooner...
- Does it matter? What care I for the fate of the masses? Whether four or four billion fall in the days and weeks to come... the strongest - and the fittest - will survive.
Conversations with Nathaniel Essex (Earth-295)
- — X-Man #4