clockheartedcrocodile:

The Measure of a Man

No, sir.

But it’s what you’ve always wanted, Data. To become human.

Yes, sir, that is true, but I never wanted to compound one illusion with another. It might be real to Q. Perhaps even to you, sir. But it would not be so to me. Was it not one of the Captain’s favorite authors who wrote, this above all, to thine own self be true? Sorry, Commander. I must decline.

thefingerfuckingfemalefury:

bartfargo:

thefingerfuckingfemalefury:

topwarpspeed:

snowtroi:

James T Kirk explained in 3 sentences, ladies and gentlemen.

Star trek tos: a summary

Star Fleet: Do not do the thing

Kirk: I’MMA DO THE THING

Starfleet: Why didn’t you stop him from doing the thing?

Spock: The thing was the logical thing to do.

Starfleet: And you, why didn’t you stop him?

McCoy: I’m a doctor, not a babysitter.

And that’s it that’s the whole show 😀