The most dangerous phrase in the language is, “we’ve always done it this way.”
"Come on, let’s mix it up!" The heart surgeon says.
"B-but we’ve always done it this way!" The other replies, "this is how you replace a heart valve."
"That’s the most dangerous phrase in the human language!" The first surgeon replies haughtily as he inputs a fruit loop into the patient’s heart. "This will be his valve. He will be a fruit loop in a world of Cheerios."
It appears that you have been keeping important information from me.
can we take a second to appreciate that kirk is working his cute butt off not to break his promise to old spock because this is the one rule he must not break and he is TRYING SO HARD even though rule breaking is basically his default mode and you can tell he has NO IDEA WHAT TO DO here so he just wanders off awkwardly.
jim kirk: he tried