Now more than ever before, we all need to get in trouble. When you see something that is not right, not fair, not just, you have a moral obligation, a mission and a mandate to stand up, to speak up, to speak out and get in trouble.
– Rep. John Lewis
Bele: Are you blind, Commander Spock? Well, look at me. Look at me!
Captain James T. Kirk: You are black on one side and white on the other.
Bele: I am black on the right side!
Captain James T. Kirk: I fail to see the significant difference.
Bele: Lokai is white on the right side. All of his people are white on the right side.
– Star Trek: Let That Be Your Last Battlefield (watch the clip)
They can keep their heaven. When I die, I’d sooner go to middle Earth.
– George R.R. Martin
I love nerds… I’m a geek who loves fashion.
– Kristen Bell
Stare. It is the way to educate your eye, and more.
― Walker Evans
There is a man in there impersonating Zorro, and he’s robbing the people!
– Zorro (1957)
One of the craziest things that you definitely see at Comic-Con are women dressed in very strange and revealing outfits. And you know it’s from a comic book or an anime or a video game, but you can’t quite place it, and all you know is that girl forgot her pants.
– Morgan Webb (Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan’s Hope)
Han: We are all ready to win, just as we are born knowing only life. It is defeat that you must learn to prepare for.
Williams: I don’t waste my time with it. When it comes, I won’t even notice.
Han: Oh? How so?
Williams: I’ll be too busy looking gooood….
Here’s to Jim Kelly (May 5, 1946 – June 29, 2013) who died from cancer this weekend. Black Belt Jones taught me to get my karate on. And to Angelina Jolie who recently had to make a very difficult choice about her own future health.
Lest you fools forget, Comic-Con is 15 days away.