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Old June 2 2013, 11:18 AM   #1
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Best Trek Quotes Thread

Hey,

Why don't we take turns posting some of the great lines from Star Trek's history ? Don't forget to mention which character and which movie or episode and series the quote is from.

I'll go first:

I've done far worse than kill you, Admiral. I've hurt you. And I wish to go on hurting you. I shall leave you as you left me, as you left her; marooned for all eternity in the center of a dead planet... buried alive! - Khan, TWOK
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Old June 2 2013, 12:35 PM   #2
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Lots of people drink from the wrong bottle sometimes.

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Old June 2 2013, 07:27 PM   #3
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"Admiral, there be whales here!" Scotty - The Voyage Home

"NCC-1701... No bloody A, B, C, or D." Scotty - Relics TNG
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Old June 2 2013, 08:18 PM   #4
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"Don't try to be a great man, just be a man. And let history make its own judgments"
Zefram Cochrane - Star Trek: First Contact (well, 10 years after first contact)

My favorite quote.
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Old June 3 2013, 02:48 AM   #5
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"Mr. Spock, the women on your planet are logical....That's the only planet in the galaxy that can make that claim."

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I've done far worse than kill you, Admiral. I've hurt you. And I wish to go on hurting you. I shall leave you as you left me, as you left her; marooned for all eternity in the center of a dead planet... buried alive! - Khan, TWOK
You left out the most quoteworthy part:

"KHAAAAAAAAAANNNNNNNNNN!!!!!!!!!!"
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Old June 3 2013, 04:15 AM   #6
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Always my favorite, from Bones: "In this galaxy, there's a mathematical probability of three million Earth-type planets. And in all of the universe, three million million galaxies like this. And in all of that and perhaps more, only one of each of us. Don't destroy the one named Kirk."
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Old June 3 2013, 04:54 AM   #7
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Always my favorite, from Bones: "In this galaxy, there's a mathematical probability of three million Earth-type planets. And in all of the universe, three million million galaxies like this. And in all of that and perhaps more, only one of each of us. Don't destroy the one named Kirk."
You beat me to it. This is my favorite line in all of Trek. As a gay teen contemplating suicide in the mid-1970s, it spoke to me as nothing else ever has.
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Old June 3 2013, 05:02 AM   #8
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Always my favorite, from Bones: "In this galaxy, there's a mathematical probability of three million Earth-type planets. And in all of the universe, three million million galaxies like this. And in all of that and perhaps more, only one of each of us. Don't destroy the one named Kirk."
You beat me to it. This is my favorite line in all of Trek. As a gay teen contemplating suicide in the mid-1970s, it spoke to me as nothing else ever has.
I'm glad you were paying attention...
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Old June 3 2013, 07:51 AM   #9
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Q (after a right hook from Sisko): "You hit me, Picard never hit me."

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Old June 3 2013, 08:55 AM   #10
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"Assimilate this"
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Old June 3 2013, 10:34 AM   #11
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Don't forget those references, guys.
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Old June 3 2013, 11:43 AM   #12
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How about some of Picard's sage advice.

"I would be delighted to offer any advice I can on understanding women. When I have some, I'll let you know."

or from DSN

"It's a fake!!"
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Old June 3 2013, 01:29 PM   #13
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"Damn it Bones, you're a doctor. You know that pain and guilt can't be taken away with the wave of a magic wand. They're the things we carry with us, the things that make us who we are. If we lose them, we lose ourselves. I don't want my pain taken away. I need my pain."

- James T. Kirk, Star Trek V
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Old June 3 2013, 03:19 PM   #14
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"I wonder if the Emperor Honorious watching the Visigoths coming over the seventh hill could truly realize that the Roman Empire was about to fall. This is really just another page of history, isn't it? Will this be the end of our civilization? Turn the page."

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Old June 3 2013, 04:35 PM   #15
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Always my favorite, from Bones: "In this galaxy, there's a mathematical probability of three million Earth-type planets. And in all of the universe, three million million galaxies like this. And in all of that and perhaps more, only one of each of us. Don't destroy the one named Kirk."
You beat me to it. This is my favorite line in all of Trek. As a gay teen contemplating suicide in the mid-1970s, it spoke to me as nothing else ever has.

I think that's wonderful - just shows how important Star Trek has been . . . still is I'd say.
I'm very glad you made it through and are still here.
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