OGC Quotes

Quotable Hojo

"It's probably impossible to finish in our lifetime. Or in the lifetime of the specimen too, for that matter." -Hojo, on Aeris's value as a research specimen.

"My precious specimen..." -Hojo

"Lending a helping hand to an endangered species... Both of them are on the brink of extinction... If I don't help, all these animals will disappear." -Hojo on Aeris and Red XIII

"Hojo of Shinra, Inc. ... An inexperienced man assigned to take over the work of a great scientist. He was a walking mass of complexes." -Sephiroth, on Hojo

"...it's Hojo of Shinra that produced these monsters." -Sephiroth, in the Niebelheim reactor.

"....What are you doing?" -Cloud
"It should be obvious. I'm getting a tan." -Hojo

"Haven't you ever had the feeling something is calling you? Or that you had to visit some place?......" -Hojo, to Cloud

"Your mother? Oh, you mean Ifalna. How is she?" -Hojo
"You didn't know? She died." -Aeris

"He never takes off his lab coat even in the heat. I guess that's the mark of an intellectual." -Random Bikini Girl, on Hojo

"I'd be happy to be a guinea pig, if it's for Professor Hojo!" -Random Bikini Girl

"Long time no see, Professor Gast!" -Hojo

"I wonder if I will see...... Sephiroth?" -Hojo

"There is no such thing as the Promised Land. It's a legend... an old wives tale... ...it's utterly ridiculous." -Hojo

"It is that kind of dullness that makes you a second-rate scientist." -Rufus, to Hojo

"I never saw that report... Where is it?" -Rufus
"Here, right here." -Hojo
"You keep a lot of things to yourself." -Rufus

"Professor Hojo... I don't have a number. You didn't give me one because I was a failed experiment." -Cloud
"What the--? You mean only a failure made it here?" -Hojo
"Professor... please give me a number. Please, Professor..." -Cloud
"Shut up, miserable failure..." -Hojo

"...I'm not wild about the failure part, but the Jenova Reunion Theory has now been proven." -Hojo

"Heh, heh, heh......... I'm even beginning to hate myself." -Hojo

"What will Sephiroth think when he finds out that I'm his father? Always looking down on me like that. HA, HA, HA...!!" -Hojo

"I... was defeated by my desire to become a scientist." -Hojo