Sorry, Data. But the probability of making a six is no greater than that of
rolling a seven. Then maybe you should consider this: if anything happens to them, Starfleet is going to want a full investigation. Some days you get the bear, and some days the bear gets you.
Maybe if we felt any human loss as keenly as we feel one of those close to us, human history would be far less bloody. You enjoyed that. The look in your eyes, I recognize it. You used to have it
for me. When has justice ever been as simple as a rule book? I can't. As much as I care about you, my first duty is to the ship. Smooth as an android's bottom, eh, Data? Fate. It protects fools,
little children, and ships named "Enterprise." Wouldn't that bring about chaos? Not if I weaken first. Fear is the true enemy, the only enemy. Mr. Worf, you sound like a man who's asking his
friend if he can start dating his sister. Captain, why are we out here chasing comets? Travel time to the nearest starbase? I think you've let your personal feelings cloud your judgement. Now,
how the hell do we defeat an enemy that knows us better than we know ourselves? Maybe we better talk out here; the observation lounge has turned into a swamp. Computer, lights up! Some days you
get the bear, and some days the bear gets you.