Adrian Veidt: The only person with whom I felt any kinship with died three hundred years before the birth of Christ. Alexander of Macedonia, or Alexander the Great, as you know him.
Rorschach: Never compromise. Not even in the face of Armageddon. That's always been the difference between us, Daniel.
Adrian Veidt: It doesn't take a genius to see that the world has problems.
Edward Blake: No, but it takes a room full of morons to think they're small enough for you to handle.
Rorschach: None of you seem to understand. I'm not locked in here with you. You're locked in here with *ME*!
Dr. Manhattan: They claim their labors are to build a heaven, yet their heaven is populated by horrors. Perhaps the world is not made. Perhaps nothing is made. A clock without a craftsman. It's too late. Always has been, always will be. Too late.
Rorschach: [reading from journal] Rorschach's Journal. October 12th, 1985: Dog carcass in alley this morning, tire tread on burst stomach. This city is afraid of me. I have seen its true face. The streets are extended gutters and the gutters are full of blood and when the drains finally scab over, all the vermin will drown. The accumulated filth of all their sex and murder will foam up about their waists and all the whores and politicians will look up and shout "Save us!"... and I'll whisper "no."
[after killing a murderer who begged to be arrested]Opened: March 06, 2009 Runtime: 2 hr. 42 min. Genre: Action, Drama Rated: 18
Rorschach: Men get arrested. Dogs get put down.