Quotes from S:AAB
I want that little geek!
I'm on board the USS Saratoga, the finest space carrier
in our fleet. If I can't be safe here, where would I be safe?
Ambassador Diane Hayden.
If I feel anything that might be a prostate, I'm outta here
Loyalty can't be tested by questions and answers. True loyalty
can only be demonstrated through the display of manifest actions,
often defiant, when confronted by insurmountable obstacles in the
form of confrontational and irrational enemies.
Everything, everyone that is alive, or has ever lived, is
descended from the same ancestral form of life. You,
me, friends, enemies...and all the life we can and are
yet to see.
The brave, peace loving heroes of Vesta and Tellus
were more than just colonists, they were family.
E. Allan Wayne.
"What dead guy wrote that?"
Hawkes and McQueen
Can I get you two a room?
Col. McQueen, R&R
Man, it's getting weird. I'm seeing rabbits and squirrels
and stuff hoppin' around my wings.
The Bacchus. It's like Vegas, New York City, and Oz
all rolled into one.
My whole life I have dreamed of being part of such an
historic occasion. And now to be sidelined because of a
Glen ( Boss ) Ross
McQueen: "Looking for a past you never lived can only get you hurt."
Hawkes: "Even pain's a part of being human."
McQueen : "Who said you're human?"
This ride's gonna suck and we don't serve peanuts.
Hawkes: Tell Our Mom's
Don't you *EVER* make them think they are not needed!
In space, no one can hear you scream unless it is the
battle cry of the United States Marines!
The stars a billion for every life laid down in Vietnam still shine on us,
and will guide those who follow.
I always thought T.C. stood for Top Cat.
Hawkes: "I can go home"
McQueen: " To what?"
The greatest liability to a Marine is doubt.
Hawkes: Looks like you and your APC are out of simpatico.
McQueen: No need to get ugly, sergeant.
How can something grown in a tank consider itself
related to anything else, except maybe algae?
First Mate Potter.
I wish I could've added to this life instead of taken
away but a man is what he is.
James Dark Moon.
Even it we are trained to die, we have got to believe that
we're going to live.
Heyyyy! You oughta try some hooch, it's pretty good.
I don't think our Maker wants to hear from me right now...
because he knows I'm going out in that sky, in this plane,
and remove one of his creatures from his universe.
And when I return, I'm going to drink a bottle of scotch
as if it were Chiggy von Richthofen's blood, and celebrate
I don't give a damn for destiny. Anyone worth a Chig's ass will
take responsibility for asking themselves, then answering,
'Who am I', and, 'What's the point'?
Hawkes : "I'll never get in one of those"
McQueen : "Ten of us tanks were with the Tellus Colony"
Hawkes: "Only makes the aliens just as bad. I'm not going to die for them!"
McQueen: "What *would* you die for?"
I'll be a son of a bitch if I go to your funeral, Ty
"Yes, you will. But we can talk about your mother later"
I killed you once, and I'd do it again.
I believe in all of you.
I don't know if there's a hell, but if there is,
I've already been there.
"When you were talking about being a kid and how the River of Stars would
always be in the sky, I knew you never lost your faith. That's what it is,
knowin' something's always gonna be there for you."
Can't you kill somebody for once without making a big theatrical
production out of it?
Women and sex are like spaceflight mechanics. So women, like light, are
relative. It's going to differ depending on your velocity and destination.
I don't think our Maker wants to hear from me right now... because he
knows I'm going to go out in that sky, in this plane, and remove one of his
creations from his universe. And when I return, I'm going to drink a
bottle of Scotch as if it were Chiggy von Richthofen's blood, and celebrate
Aw damn, and I was just about to start doing the hustle.
Shane, you got a field mirror?
Oh yeah I could really use a touch up
just before being shredded into pieces.
What's with the Semper phsyco?
Yeah, feel's like one of those textbook shake'n bakes. Gets command before
he's ever been in the thick.
"Oh Hawkes! Minced ham! That's worse than a shrapnel wound!"
Courage, honor, dedication, sacrifice these are just the words they used
to get you here. Now the only word that means a damn to you is *life*
yours, your buddy's. The one certainty in war is that in an hour, maybe
two, you'll either still be alive or you'll be dead.
"Elsewhere, other stars are born. Other star systems, older and larger,
continue to breathe. The solar system dies a crib death. If that's what it
takes, then OK. If I must wait that long, then all right. Because when I
think of this, nothing is more desirable then the hope of watching that last
day when the sun flickers out, with you beside me. We'll sit alone on a dark
chunk of ice at the top of the world. And the stars above, beyond, and
between us will never shine brighter, as we drift away into space..."
How much for your spot Ens. Boasberg?
Strawberries. A bowl of strawberries in
heavy cream, rich, thick heavy cream.
You want fruit?
I don't know what groceries the 58th chow down on, but they serve us navy
types freeze-dried, preserved, dehydrated mystery meat with the shelf life of a life year. So yeah, I want fruit!
You know what I mean Sir. I mean, I've never felt like shooting you!
Oh stop it Hawkes, you're making me all misty.
All you can hear is your own breathing.
In space, no one can hear you scream unless it is the battle cry of the
United States Marines!
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