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"The first time I found you was in a dive like this. Remember that? You got your ass handed to you."
"That's not what happened."
"It was an epic beating."
"No, it wasn't."
"You had napkins hanging outta your nose."
Christopher Pike and James T. Kirk

"Do you know what a pain you are? You think the rules don't apply to you. There's greatness in you, but there's not an ounce of humility. You think that you can't make mistakes, but there's going to come a moment when you realize you're wrong about that, and you're going to get yourself and everyone under your command killed."
Christopher Pike

"There will always be those who mean to do us harm. To stop them, we risk awakening the same evil within ourselves. Our first instinct is to seek revenge when those we love are taken from us. But that’s not who we are... When Christopher Pike first gave me his ship, he had me recite the Captain’s Oath. Words I didn't appreciate at the time. But now I see them as a call for us to remember who we once were and who we must be again."
James T. Kirk

"As you know, I have made a vow never to give you information that could potentially alter your destiny. Your path is yours to walk, and yours alone. That being said, Khan Noonien Singh is the most dangerous adversary the Enterprise ever faced. He is brilliant, ruthless, and he will not hesitate to kill every single one of you."
Spock Prime

John Harrison (Khan) to Kirk, after the latter's efforts to enact some good old-fashioned justice on the former hardly leave a bruise.

"Well, Kirk... it seems apt to return you to your crew. After all, no ship should go down without her captain."
—John Harrison (Khan)

John Harrison (Khan), moments before crushing Admiral Marcus's skull

"I'm scared, Spock. Help me not be. How do you choose not to feel?"
James T. Kirk

"Your crew requires oxygen to survive; mine does not. I will target your life support systems [...] and after every single person aboard your ship suffocates, I will walk over your cold corpses to recover my people. Now, shall we begin?"
John Harrison (Khan)

"The truth: that I believe in you. That if anybody deserves a second chance, it's Jim Kirk."
Christopher Pike

"Attention: John Harrison. This is Captain Hikaru Sulu of The USS Enterprise. A shuttle of highly trained officers is on its way to your location. If you do not surrender to them immediately, I will unleash the entire payload of advanced long-range torpedoes currently locked on to your location. You have two minutes to confirm your compliance. Refusal to do so will result in your obliteration. And If you test me, you will fail."
(Acting) Captain Hikaru Sulu. Not bad for a first time in command.

"Mr. Sulu, remind me to never piss you off."
Dr. Leonard "Bones" McCoy, in response to Sulu's above threat.

"You misunderstand. It is true I chose not to feel anything upon realizing my own life was ending. As Admiral Pike was dying, I joined with his consciousness and experienced what he felt at the moment of his passing. Anger. Confusion. Loneliness. Fear. I had experienced those feelings before, multiplied exponentially on the day my planet was destroyed. Such a feeling is something I choose never to experience again. Nyota, you mistake my choice not to feel as a reflection of my not caring. Well, I assure you, the truth is precisely the opposite."
Commander Spock to Nyota Uhura