"There’s a storm coming, Mr. Wayne. You and your friends better batten down the hatches, because when it hits, you’re all gonna wonder how you ever thought you could live so large and leave so little for the rest of us." - The Dark Knight Rises (2012)
Bruce Wayne’s first and last appearance in The Dark Knight trilogy
People think it’s an obsession. A compulsion. As if there were an irresistible impulse to act. It’s never been like that. I chose this life. I know what I’m doing. And on any given day, I could stop doing it. Today, however, isn’t that day. And tomorrow won’t be either.
Christian Bale: Out of the Furnace Press Conference
Oh it’s great. It just kinda shows the symbol Batman living regardless you got our films, you got the comic books, you got the tv series and it all builds up to fantastic moments like that. What a thing to organize that , it was fantastic for them to organize that for that little guy [Batkid]. - Christian Bale about how great he feels about the larger legacy of having been involved with Batman.