Episode Quotes


Khan: "Suffocating together... would create heroic camaraderie."
Khan: "Improve a mechanical device and you may double productivity. But improve man, you gain a thousandfold."
Kirk: "If I can have honesty, it's easier to overlook mistakes."
Spock: "Insufficient facts always invite danger."
Spock: "Superior ability breeds superior ambition."
Khan: "Go! Or stay! But do it because it is what you wish to do!"
Spock: "It would be interesting, Captain, to return to that world in a hundred years and to learn what crop has sprung from the seed you planted today.
Kirk: Yes, Mr. Spock, it would indeed."
McGivers: "I don't know if you'll like living in our time."
Khan: "Then I'll have to remold it to my liking."
Kirk: "Very interesting. You ready (to transport), Bones?"
McCoy: "No. I signed aboard this ship to practice medicine, not to have my atoms scattered across space by this gadget."
Kirk: "You're an old-fashioned man, Bones."
McCoy: "Well, either choke me or cut my throat. Make up your mind."
McCoy: "A pity you wasted your life on command, Jim. You'd have made a fair psychologist."
Kirk: "Fair?"
Kirk: "So much for my theory. I'm still waiting to hear yours."
Spock: "Even a theory requires some facts, Captain. So far...I have none."
Kirk: "And that irritates you, Mr. Spock."
Spock: "Irritation?"
Kirk: "Yes."
Spock: "I am not capable of that emotion."
Kirk: "My apologies, Mr. Spock."
Kirk: "I thought you said it couldn't possibly be an Earth vessel?"
Spock: "I fail to understand why it gives you pleasure to see me proven wrong."
Kirk: "An emotional Earth weakness of mine."
Khan: "Where am I? "
McCoy: "You're in bed, holding a knife at your doctor's throat."
Khan: "Answer my question!"
McCoy: "It would be most effective if you would cut the carotid artery, just under the left ear."
Khan: "I like a brave man."