Re: Why was Sulu played off as a normal person but Chekov as a caricat
Chekov: I was never that young.
Kirk: No..(smiling) you were younger.
That bit always gets me, as it turns out to be one of the last things that Kirk ever says to him. A really nice touch in an otherwise mediocre movie.
Don't try to be a great man, just be a man, and let history make its own judgments.
-Dr. Zefram Cochrane, 2073