To begin with, I am not a Trekkie. I just happen to like Star Trek!
Let that be the Q
into this post about Star Trek and the many adventures of the Star ship Enterprise!
Star Trek has been like a mirror reflecting back to us the viewer the accepted societal norms and cultural nuances for the past 45+ years. As an admitted Star Trek observer, I have found many of their sayings having been burned into the memory banks of not only myself but many others as well.
In anticipation of the newest member of the Star Trek motion picture family Star Trek: Into Darkness, I would like to share a few of my favorite lines that have notably shaped our society for the past 45 years and beyond, after all these are the voyages of the Star Ship Enterprise…
He’s dead Jim– McCoy
Make it so! Picard
I’m given her all she’s got Captain! Scotty
Beam me up Scotty. Kirk
Perhaps today is a good day to die! Worf
That’s what being human is all about.” Captain Archer
If you have something to say, say it. Captain Sisko
Live Long and Prosper. Vulcan