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Quotes for
Imperious Leader (Character)
from "Battlestar Galactica" (1978)

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"Battlestar Galactica: Saga of a Star World (#1.1)" (1978)
Cylon Centurion: By your command.
Imperious Leader: Speak, Centurion.
Cylon Centurion: All base ships are now in range to attack the Colonies.
Imperious Leader: The final annihilation of the life form known as Man. Let the attack begin.

Imperious Leader: Welcome, Baltar. I have grave news. I handful of Colonials prevail, but we will soon find them.
Baltar: What of out bargain? My Colony was to be spared!
Imperious Leader: I now alter the bargain.
Baltar: How can you change one side of a bargain?
Imperious Leader: When there is no other side. You have missed the entire point of the war.

[Two centurions drag Baltar into the throne chamber of Imperious Leader]
Imperious Leader: You are Baltar?
[Baltar laughs contemptuously at Imperious Leader's seeming ignorance]
Baltar: As if you don't remember.
Imperious Leader: My predecessor has left me with a difficult choice.
[Baltar's smirk disappears, as he is now genuinely surprised]
Baltar: Your... predecessor?
Imperious Leader: Was destroyed by your peers. A foolish miscalculation of the will of your people.

Imperious Leader: We thank you for your help, Baltar. Your time is at an end.
Baltar: No! You can't...
[a centurion seizes Baltar while a second begins to unsheath his sword]
Imperious Leader: No! Not now, centurion.
[the centurion stops and resheaths the sword]
Imperious Leader: Remove him for public execution.

Imperious Leader: Recall all Raiders to defend base ship.
Cylon Centurion: Our Raiders are all destroyed.
Imperious Leader: All destroyed? How? We took them by surprise.
Cylon Centurion: Apparently, it was not as big a surprise as we had hoped for.


Battlestar Galactica (1978)
Imperious Leader: Welcome, Baltar. I have grave news. A handful of Colonials prevail, but we will soon find them.
Baltar: What of our bargain? My colony was to be spared!
Imperious Leader: I now alter the bargain.
Baltar: How can you change one side of a bargain?
Imperious Leader: When there is no other side. You have missed the entire point of the war.
Baltar: But I have no ambitions against you!
Imperious Leader: Could you think me so foolish as to trust a man who would see his own race destroyed?
Baltar: Not destroyed, subjugated, under me!
Imperious Leader: There can be *no* survivors. So long as one human remains alive, the Alliance is threatened.
Baltar: Surely... you don't mean me?
Imperious Leader: We thank you for your help, Baltar. Your time is at an end.
Baltar: No! You can't! You still need me! ARGH!
[a Cylon Centurion slits Baltar's throat]

Cylon Centurion: By your command.
Imperious Leader: Speak, Centurion.
Cylon Centurion: All base ships are now in range to attack the Colonies.
Imperious Leader: The final annihilation of the lifeform known a Man. Let the attack begin.

Imperious Leader: Recall all Raiders to defend base ship.
Cylon Centurion: Our Raiders are all destroyed.
Imperious Leader: All destroyed? How? We took them by surprise.
Cylon Centurion: Apparently, it was not as big a surprise as we had hoped for.


"Battlestar Galactica: The Living Legend: Part 2 (#1.11)" (1978)
Imperious Leader: My fellow Cylons, it is indeed a great honor to dedicate this southern centre of Cylon Culture to the advance of, and perfection of the Cylon race.

Imperious Leader: What, pray tell, was that?
Lt. Boomer: [cut to Boomer and Starbuck] There go the bunkers!
Imperious Leader: [cut back to Imperious Leader] Find out, before I have you scavenged for spare parts.