"Star Trek: The Next Generation" Quotes

The Prime Directive is not just a set of rules; it is a philosophy and a very correct one. History has proved again and again that whenever mankind interferes with a less developed civilization, no matter how well-intentioned that interference may be, the results are invariably disastrous. (Captain Jean-Luc Picard)

It’s a funny thing about being a parent. There aren’t any tech manuals, no quick read-outs to get you through the next set of variables. You’ve just got to wing it from day to day. (Kyle Riker)

Almost everyone has a moment in their lives when they exceed their own limits… achieve what seems to be impossible. (Counselor Deanna Troi)

Commander Riker’s easygoing manner and sense of humor is fascinating to me. I believe it to be one reason he is so popular among the crew. It may also be partly responsible for his success in matters of love. There may be a correlation between humor and sex. The need for more research is clearly […]

We should not discount Jean-Luc Picard yet. He is human – and humans have a way of showing up when you least expect them. (Commander Sela, “Redemption”)

Villains who twirl their mustaches are easy to spot. Those who clothe themselves in good deeds are well camouflaged. )Captain Jean-Luc Picard)