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Miri (Star Trek: The Original Series) Quotes

Miri (Star Trek: The Original Series) is a television program that appeared on TV in 1970 . Miri ended in 1970.

It features Alexander Courage in charge of musical score.

Miri (Star Trek: The Original Series) Quotes

  • (Unnamed) "Back on the ship, I used to try to get you to look at my legs. Captain, look at my legs."
  • (Unnamed) "According to their Life Prolongation Plan; what they THOUGHT they were accomplishing; a person would only age one month for every one hundred years of real time."
  • (Unnamed) "One hundred years? And only one month?"
  • (Unnamed) "Exactly, Yeoman. Evidently, through some miscalculation, this virus annihilated the entire adult population in a very short period, leaving only the children."
  • (Unnamed) "But that means these children --"
  • (Unnamed) "-- could very well be immensely old."
  • (Unnamed) "What'd you find?"
  • (Unnamed) "The disease, Captain. The one they created three hundred years ago."
  • (Unnamed) "There's a chance."
  • (Unnamed) "There's a chance. At least it's a race now, and we just wasted a minute."
  • (Unnamed) "A child entering puberty on this planet means a death sentence."
  • (Unnamed) "Now, what does a teacher say, heh?"
  • (Unnamed) "Yeah -- Study-study-study or bomp-bomp, bad kid."
  • (Unnamed) "Just children. 300 years old and more. I've already contacted Space Central. They'll send teachers, advisors --"
  • (Unnamed) "And truant officers, I presume."
  • (Unnamed) "They'll be all right."
  • (Unnamed) "Bones."
  • (Unnamed) "Hmm?"
  • (Unnamed) "Why do you think the symptoms haven't appeared on Mr. Spock?"
  • (Unnamed) "I don't know. Probably the little bugs or whatever they are have no appetite for green blood."
  • (Unnamed) "Hmm. Being a red-blooded human obviously has its disadvantages."
  • (Unnamed) "You two will have to recreate their thinking. If you can isolate that virus, you'll be able to develop a vaccine."
  • (Unnamed) "Is that all, Captain? We have five days, you know."
  • (Unnamed) "Listen to me. You've got our communicators, the boxes we talk into. We need them to talk to the ship."
  • (Unnamed) "Blah, blah, blah."
  • (the other children) "Blah, blah, blah."
  • (Unnamed) "No "blah, blah, blah.""
  • (Unnamed) "I'll admit, it'd be some foolie, Miri, but do you think it'd work?"
  • (Unnamed) "I'll never understand the medical mind."
  • (Unnamed) "It spreads real fast. I know. When you're old it covers you like anything."
  • (Unnamed) "Miri -- she really loved you, you know?"
  • (Unnamed) "Yes."
  • (Unnamed) "I never get involved with older women, Yeoman."
  • (Unnamed) "It's dead. It's incredible."
  • (Unnamed) "What is?"
  • (Unnamed) "It's metabolic rate. It's impossibly high, as if it burning itself up. Almost as if it aged a century in just the past few minutes."
  • (Unnamed) "Don't you know why you don't like to play games anymore, why you don't see your friends the way you used to? It's because you're becoming a young woman; and, the moment you become a young woman you get the disease; ALL of you."
  • (Unnamed) "It's not true. It just happens sometimes."
  • (Unnamed) "ALL THE TIME, Miri. It's happening to you RIGHT NOW."
  • (Unnamed) "Look at it. Look at it, Miri. It's in YOU."
  • (Unnamed) "No. No. NOOOOO. NOOooo."
  • (Unnamed) "Listen to me."
  • (Unnamed) "No yelling in the classroom. Look at him; a very bad citizen."
  • (Unnamed) "Now this is marvelous. The most horrible conglomeration of antique architecture I've ever seen."
  • (Unnamed) "That little girl --"
  • (Unnamed) "-- is at least three hundred years older than you are, Yeoman."
  • (Unnamed) "You got a foolie, is that it? And you want me to play, but I can't. I don't know the rules; I've got to know the rules."
  • (Unnamed) "Foolie?"
  • (Unnamed) "A game. You know. You can't play a game without rules. You grups ought to know THAT."

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