Illusive Man: Don’t interfere with my plans Shepard, I won’t warn you again.
During: Priority: Mars
Illusive Man: That’s what separates us, Shepard. Where you see a means to destroy, I see a way to control– to dominate and harness the Reapers’ power.
Kaidan: I just want to know, is the person I followed to hell and back–the person that I loved–are you still in there… somewhere?
Shepard: They didn’t change me, Kaidan. Or how I feel about you. But words won’t convince you, will they?