"So, it's WAR then, is it? Fine! It's time to show what those stuck-up bullies what we Cutie Mark Crusaders could REALLY do! The buck stops here!"
--- Sweetie Belle, swearing retaliation against Diamond Tiara and Silver Spoon, when they finally pushed them too far. In the ensuring conflict between the two groups of fillies, DT and SS were defeated and utterly humiliated. Half of Ponyville was destroyed in the process.
Chancellor Centipede, "Quite simple, your highness; you didn't make it personal."
Queen Chrysalis, "I can't help but ponder what frightful carnage they are capable of if we can recruit them to our cause."
Chancellor Centipede, "Actually, your majesty, I do remember there are three changeling nymphlings that greatly resembles those three fillies; they were part of a school-trip from Antville that were visiting your majestic Summer Palace as part of their mandatory state education program. They caused quite a disturbance..."
Queen Chrysalis, "How is the total destruction of my family's beautiful centuries-old vacation spot be considered nothing more than a - Wait, you're not suggesting...?"
[At that thought, she suddenly smiled. It was a smile of a predator...]
Scootaloo, "But that never works! I tried telling Rainbow Dash, Sweetie tried telling her big sister, Applebloom tried telling her family, and they all never bothered talk to DT and Silver and get them to knock it off!"
Sweetie, "And about the mess; we're sorry about that. It wasn't part of our plans, but that sort of thing just... happens any time we do stuff. Truth be told, though, it's nothing compare to some of the bigger messes we made..."