Star Trek Star Trek Into Darkness Movie Quotes  

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"Star Trek Into Darkness" movie quotes bring the classic "Star Trek" franchise back into theaters for the 12th film in the science fiction series. The film, written by Roberto Orci, Alex Kurtzman and Damon Lindelof based off of the original series created by Gene Riddenberry, was directed by J.J. Abrams. "Star Trek Into Darkness" was released in the United States on on May 15, 2013, in 3D IMAX and later on May 17, 2013, in 2D.

In "Star Trek Into Darkness," the Enterprise and it's crew return for another action-filled adventure in space led by their captain, James T. Kirk (Chris Pine). Along with Commander Spock (Zachary Quinto), Chief Medical Officer Lieutenant Commander Dr. Leonard "Bones" McCoy (Karl Urban), Navigation Officer Lieutenant Hikaru Sulu (John Cho), Communications Officer Lieutenant Nyota Uhura (Zoe Saldana), Second Officer and Chief Engineer Lieutenant Commander Montgomery "Scotty" Scott (Simon Pegg) and Rea Admiral Christopher Pike (Bruce Greenwood), the ship follows a call to return home only to find the world in a state of crisis.

Someone in the Starfleet organization has turned against the others and set off a chain of events that could kill them all. Captain Kirk makes it his personal mission to take down those responsible, mainly rouge Starfleet agent John Harrison (Benedict Cumberbatch), who is on his own mission to destroy everyone in his path. Kirk faces Harrison in an epic battle to wipe out the evil forces while trying to keep his crew safe.

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Not An Ounce of Humility

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Christopher Pike: "Do you know what a pain you are? You think the rules don't apply to you. There's greatness in you, but there's not an ounce of humility. You think that you can't make mistakes, but there's going to come a moment when you realize you're wrong about that, and you're going to get yourself and everyone under your command killed but I believe in you, Jim."

Trying to bring Kirk down to earth, Christopher Pike reminds Kirk that he is not immortal and that his actions, be them brave and noble, have consequences. With that said, Pike does reassure Kirk that he is still worthy of the fight.
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I Only Know What I Can Do

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Spock: "Captain, I cannot allow you to do this!"
Bones: "Jim, you're not actually going after this guy, are you?"
James T. Kirk: "I have no idea what I'm supposed to do! I only know what I can do!"

Spock and Bones try their best to reason with James T. Kirk, who is intent on going to battle. Kirk knows that this decision might not be wise but he also knows that it's what must be done to keep everyone safe.
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You Are a Pawn, Kirk

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John Harrison: "You think you world is safe? It is an illusion. A comforting lie told to protect you. Enjoy these final moments of peace. For I have returned to have my vengeance. Is there anything you would not do for your family? Your are a pawn, Kirk. You can't even guarantee the safety of your own crew. Now, shall we begin?"

Speaking to Kirk, John Harrison has some choice words about how the world really works. Harrison explains that while Kirk thinks he's in control and safe, he has no idea of the bigger picture, a scarier version of reality.
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There Has Got to Be An Exception

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James T. Kirk: "Spock, nobody knows the rules better than you but there has got to be an exception!"
Spock: "None, such action violates the Prime Directive."
James T. Kirk: "Spock, we're talking about your life!"

With Spock trapped in an active volcano, the rest of the Enterprise crew brainstorm ways to rescue him. They suggest risking the exposure of the ship to save him, something Spock is against as it would violate the Prime Directive. Without some type of miracle however, breaking the rules may be their only option.
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