At Least We'll Be Away From All This Openness. No, This Is Too Strange For Us.
At least we'll be away from all this openness. No, this is too strange
for us. We are creatures of outer space. Soon, we will be safe in
the comforting closeness of walls.
-- Rojan the Kelvan, "By Any Other Name," stardate 4657.5.
We do not colonize. We conquer. We rule. There is no other way for us.
-- Rojan, "By Any Other Name," stardate 4657.5....
Captain, we can control the Federation as easily as we can control you.
The fate of the inferior in any galaxy. -- Rojan the Kelvan, "By Any Other Name," stardate 4657....
These shells in which we have encased ourselves -- they have such heightened senses.
To feel, to hear, to smell. How do humans manage to exist in these fragile cases?...
We are all interested in the future because that is where you and I will be spending the rest of our lives.
.. -- "Criswell" in "Plan 9 From Outer Space...
You thought I was taking your woman away from you. You're jealous.
You tried to kill me with your bare hands. Would a Kelvan do that?...
On Krat's main screen appeared the holo image of a man, and several dolphins.
From the man's shape, Krat could tell it was a female, probably their leader....
Blow, wind! come, wrack! At least we 'll die with harness on our back.
-- William Shakespeare (1564-1616), Macbeth -- Act v, Sc. 5...
This cultural mystique surrounding the biological function -- you realize humans are overly preoccupied with the subject.
-- Kelinda the Kelvan, "By Any Other Name," stardate 4658.9....
We are all terrible little creatures. -- Martin Ami