Very well. I'm taking you off the next sortie. I think it's best. You wouldn't be able to point a gun at such a friend. And I have no desire to put you in that position." "No, commander, couldn't you..." "Even if he was your friend, now that he might be an enemy, we must eliminate him. I'm sure you can understand that.
Le Creuset! Is this what you were hoping for, you bastard?" "You shouldn't blame me! This is mankind's dream, mankind's desire, mankind's destiny! To be the strongest, to go the farthest, to climb the highest!" "You're pathetic!
Rau Le Creuset: To compete, to envy, to hate each other, and to devour one another!" "I won't let your twisted logic make things worse!" "But you're too late, Mu. You see... I am the product of all of this, that's how I know!
If it's my fate to be shot down by you, I thought this place would be appropriate... However, it doesn't look like there's any chance of that happening. After all, how could the 'child' ever hope to defeat the 'parent'?
Aren't you the least bit curious? About the ultimate extent of humanity's insatiable desires? About the fools who pursued their insane dream in the name of progress? Because after all, Kira, you're a child of this too.
You are the dream of humanity, the Ultimate Coordinator. It was in pursuit of that dream that Dr. Hibiki created the artificial womb. And you are the only viable child it ever produced. For that result, a very large number of your siblings were sacrificed.
They thirsted for knowledge! They sought to fulfill their desires! And ultimately, they forgot why they were doing it. Even as they proclaimed their reverence for human life, they began toying with it, and then they began destroying it!