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Old August 31 2012, 02:31 AM   #91
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Re: Best line in star trek hstory

If we're going to be damned, let's be damned for what we really are.
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Old August 31 2012, 04:29 AM   #92
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Don't even have to write it.
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Old August 31 2012, 07:39 AM   #93
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^Was it "Not Now Meridith!"?
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Old August 31 2012, 12:47 PM   #94
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"Come on! There has to be another way out of this! You people have rituals for everything except waste extraction!"
Quark talking about Klingons

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Old August 31 2012, 01:24 PM   #95
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^Was it "Not Now Meridith!"?
Close I think it was

"Not now, Madeline!"
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Old August 31 2012, 01:49 PM   #96
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"Let him dream" -
Robert Picard, "Family"

"I thought you said people like us don't have family."
"I was wrong."
McCoy and Kirk, STV:TFF

"I don't want you to take my pain away. I NEED MY PAIN".
Kirk, STV:TFF
(that movie has so many great lines)

"The sky's the limit"
Picard, "All Good Things"

"Starfleet was founded to seek out new life. Well, there it sits!"
Picard, "The Measure of a Man"
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Old August 31 2012, 08:19 PM   #97
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"Double dumb-ass on you!"
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Old August 31 2012, 10:24 PM   #98
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Re: Best line in star trek hstory

"Spock, where the hell's the power you promised me?"
"One damn minute, Admiral."
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Old September 1 2012, 01:36 AM   #99
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"Are you sure this isn't a good time for a colorful metaphor?"
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Old September 1 2012, 05:57 AM   #100
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"I'm sure you've brought one of those famed Starfleet engineers that can turn rocks into replicators."
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Old September 2 2012, 12:22 AM   #101
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An hilarious line from William Rotsler's Star Trek Short Stories. Admiral Tatenen, warning Admiral Kirk about the friendish Klingons: "You give them a parsec and they'll take a light-year, son!"

What a cautious bunch! (1 parsec is 3.26 light years. Did not do research!)
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Old September 2 2012, 03:38 PM   #102
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The sad part is I wouldn't have known there was anything wrong with that Trekified expression had it not been pointed out to me.
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Old September 3 2012, 04:51 AM   #103
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In Deja Q, Worf's response is legendary, and Q's comeback here is cute, making the below exchange my favorite:

"I have no powers. Q, the ordinary."
"Q, the liar. Q, the misanthrope."
"Q, the miserable. Q, the desperate. What must I do to convince you people?"
"Die."
"Oh, very clever, Worf. Eat any good books, lately?"
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Old September 3 2012, 02:39 PM   #104
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Another one of my favorites - and I'm going from memory, so I may not have it exactly: from "The Ultimate Computer":

Spock (to Kirk): "Computers make excellent and efficient servants, but I have no desire to serve under them. A starship runs on many things, including loyalty to a man. One man. And nothing can ever replace it. Or him."
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Old September 3 2012, 03:56 PM   #105
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By memory, but you'll get the idea:

"We found intelligent life everywhere in the galaxy, except the programming offices of NBC."
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