Tuesday, November 11, 2014
The mission is too important to allow you to jeopardize it.
Stanley Kubrick (b. 1928), U.S. director, screenwriter. HAL computer (voice of Douglas Rains), 2001: A Space Odyssey, explaining why he won't let the spaceship commander back on board (1968).
Adapted from Arthur C. Clarke's short story "The Sentinel."