SLYTHERIN: “Power is better than revenge. Power is a live thing, by which you reach out to grasp the future. Revenge is a dead thing, reaching out from the past to grasp you.” -Lois McMaster Bujold (Borders of Infinity)
SLYTHERIN: “We do not live in a faerie-story. There are no heroes, there are no villains. We are not fighting this war because we are on the right side, we are fighting this war because the Antari seek to defeat us, and thus we must defeat them first, regardless of method.” -Paul Wang (Guns of Infinity)
Somebody said to me the other day, they were like ‘Is Black Widow ready for the Guardians of the Galaxy?’ The last time aliens descended on New York I think my character was like, ‘Alright, I’ve seen it all. I’m good.’ So I don’t even think like a talking tree will faze her at this point.
Scarlett Johansson Teases How Black Widow Will React To The Guardians Of The Galaxy (ibtimes)