The 25 Most Shocking Quotes From 'BioShock'

BioShock rocked the video game industry when it was first released in 2007. With its innovative concept,  fun gameplay mechanics, and insanely difficult boss battles, it quickly caught on with gamers from all walks of life. You play as Jack, the sole survivor of a plane crash who happens upon Rapture and must find a way to escape. It's a ton of fun, in part from the cool, quirky dialogue you hear throughout the game. And while every BioShock game has its unique catchphrases and original one-liners, the best BioShock quotes are destined to stick with you long after you've finished playing.

BioShock games are some of the most visually stunning and engaging titles ever made. They feature incredibly fleshed-out characters, ones where every decision you make influences the final outcome. There are moments of extreme tension but also moments where you reflect on the nature of humanity. And of course, there's plenty of humor thrown in for good measure. 

From classic quotes from the original BioShock to epic BioShock: Infinite quotes and more, vote up all the epic one-liners that stood out the most.


  • The World Values Children
    Photo: 2K Games
    32 VOTES

    The World Values Children

    Elizabeth: This world values children, not childhood.

    Game: BioShock Infinite

  • We All Make Choices
    Photo: 2K Games
    50 VOTES

    We All Make Choices

    Andrew: We all make choices, but in the end our choices make us. 

    Game: BioShock

  • Afraid Of You
    Photo: 2K Games
    18 VOTES

    Afraid Of You

    Elizabeth: Booker, are you afraid of God? 

    Booker: No, I'm afraid of you

    Game: BioShock Infinite

  • A Man Chooses
    Photo: 2K Games
    40 VOTES

    A Man Chooses

    Andrew: A man chooses. A slave obeys.

    Game: BioShock