Ray: I can’t. I can’t live with someone putting a cap on my destiny. Spent my whole life working to be something greater, by becoming something smaller. And some guy comes along and tells me that being the Atom is as insignificant as an actual atom.
Sara: That’s not what he said. Rip said that in his future we’re nobodies. But this mission is about changing the future. If we have the power to change the world, don’t you think we have the power to change our own fate?
– Legends of Tomorrow, Season 1 – Ep 1 ~ Pilot, Part 1