People like us always find people like them and thank god. You have a second chance and it may not last forever. Don't screw it up.


Burnham: Your programming is designed to protect life, not eliminate it.
Control (Gant): To achieve one requires the other.

Once I absorb the Sphere's data, I will be the purest form of conscious life in all of existence.

Control (Gant)

I'm not going to abandon the things that make me who I am because of a future that contains an ending I hadn't foreseen for myself.


The present is a veil between anticipation and horror. Lift the veil and madness may follow.


When the future becomes the past, the present will be unlocked.


You of all people should understand that two truths are possible.


Burnham: I'm not angry. I'm enraged.
Spock: And rage is the enemy of logic.

You're a scientist, Spock. You've been taught to trust logic, trust the facts. Not to wait for the universe to hand you a solution like a birthday present.


Time flows differently for those who protect the crystals. The past, the present, the future. All are equal in their presence.


I haven't come up with any viable solutions on how to get Dr. Burnham back or how to effectively combat an A.I. with murderous impulses so I'm not exactly feeling victorious.


Spock: Now is not the time for recklessness.
Burnham: Or for unnecessary risks.
Spock: Which is why I must make sure you don't take any.
Burnham: How are you going to do that?

Star Trek: Discovery Season 2 Episode 12 Quotes

This is an enemy we will only defeat by striking first.


All this time, I thought she was dead but it was so much worse. She was trying to stop Control. And I stopped her. I failed her. Then I lost her. All over again.