- The title "Deus Ex" is taken from "Deus ex Machina" which means "god from the machine".
"I never asked for this. They say they saved me, but I'm not sure saved is the right word." -Adam Jensen
"The World doesn't care about right or wrong. It's all about power. And right now, none of us have it." -Adam Jensen
"I want the burn of smoke and nicotine in my lungs. But all I feel is the Sentinel Health System automatically counteracting the damage. Even self-destruction isn't fun anymore." -Adam Jensen
"It's not the end of the world, but you can see it from here." -Eliza Cassan
"Be careful, because everybody lies." -Eliza Cassan
"The body may heal, but the mind is not always so resilient." -William Taggart