Wouter Valentijn in 2014 (www.wouter.cc).
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"We are the gift from our ancestors to the world that we borrow from future generations, so, however, whatever, whichever, whenever, wherever or whoever we are, we better be at our best."
And if you tolerate this then your children will be next Manic Street Preachers
"Be yourself no matter what they say" Sting ("Englishman in New York")
Abraham Ford: "Nibble on that." The Walking Dead (s06e09): 'No Way Out'
"Nothing in Hell can stop the Timberwolves" Motto of the 104th Infantry Division (United States)
Xander Harris to Kendra Young: "Welcome. So, you're a slayer, huh? I like that in a woman." Buffy the Vampire Slayer: What's My Line?: Part 2
Kirk: "My God, Bones... what have I done?" McCoy: "What you had to do. What you always do: turn death into a fighting chance to live." Star Trek III: The Search for Spock.
Rory 'The Roman' Pond: "Would you like me to repeat the question?" 'Doctor Who 6x07: A Good Man goes to War'
Giles: "I'd like to test that theory." 'Buffy the Vampire Slayer 6x21: Two To Go.'
Buffy: This is the Initiative Xander. Military guys and scientists do not make out with each other. Xander: Well maybe that's what's wrong with the world. Ever think about that? 'Buffy the Vampire Slayer 4x14: Goodbye Iowa'
"In this galaxy there's a mathematical probability of three million Earth type planets, and in all 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." McCoy to Kirk, in the episode "Balance of Terror"
Scotty: Thank Heavens. Spock: Mr. Scott, there was no deity involved. It was my cross-circuiting to B that recovered them. McCoy: Well, then thank pitchforks and pointy ears. Star Trek: Obsession (Art Wallace)
A mutant, a Vulcan and a slayer walk into a bar. The mutant tries to read the bar owner's mind, but fails to do so. The Vulcan shakes his head when he learns about the bar owner's ethics. The slayer takes one look at the bar owner and remarks: "Look: Snake vomit!"
"It's not about right, not about wrong... ...it's about power." - The First Evil in "Lessons"
We shall not flag or fail. We shall go on to the end. We shall fight in France, we shall fight on the seas and oceans, we shall fight with growing confidence and growing strength in the air, we shall defend our island, whatever the cost may be. We shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing grounds, we shall fight in the fields and in the streets, we shall fight in the hills; we shall never surrender. -Sir Winston Churchill
"The best diplomat I know is a fully activated phaser bank." Mister Scott, 'A Taste of Armageddon', Star Trek.
The glory of creation is in its infinite diversity and the ways our differences combine to create meaning and beauty. Vulcan IDIC "Is There In Truth No Beauty?"
Angel: if nothing we do matters, then all that matters is what we do. Angel, Epiphany
"Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead!" Order given by David Farragut at the Battle of Mobile Bay
"That's right. I'm back. And I'm a BLOODY ANIMAL!" Spike in "Doomed" ("Buffy The Vampire Slayer", 4x11)
Detweiler: "Decision.... Consequence...." Day Break.
"Do you want to meet the real me?" Captain Malcolm Reynolds (Firefly: 'War Stories').
A TARDIS! A TARDIS! Any kingdom for a TARDIS! Doctor Zeppo Alexander Dunsel.
A TARDIS, a TARDIS, any Kingdome for a TARDIS, for in every generation there is a chosen one to boldly trek to the stars and to go where no one has gone before because the truth is out there right along with our last best hope for a Nit-free Consistent Continuous omniversal peace and happiness for all. Doctor Zeppo Alexander Dunsel.
There is trouble in my mind There is dark. There is dark and there is light. There is no order there is chaos and there is crime There is no one home tonight in the empire in my mind Empire In My Mind by Jakob Dylan
"The world that denies thee, thou inhabit. The peace that ignores thee, thou corrupt. Chaos. I remain, as ever, thy faithful, degenerate son." Ethan Rayne, 'Halloween' (Buffy The Vampire Slayer)
[Carter and O'Neill lay close to one another for warmth.] Captain Samantha Carter: Sir? Colonel Jonathan (Jack) O'Neill: It's my sidearm, I swear. Solitudes, Stargate SG-1
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