The Klingon Offensive Force seems like it would be more appropriate. Considering the fact that they call themselves Romulans, and their core planets are called Romulus and Remus, not to mention the whole Romulan Senate being styled after a certain Earth-based senate from, In the episode "Tacking into the Wind", Worf quotes, "Great men do not seek power; they have power thrust upon them." Dr. J. picked this up on the InterStellar Network feed: Like Shakespeare, Rent is better in Klingon than in translation. Okrand tried his best not to let Klingon be influenced too much by any one existing language. In The Original Series, they pretty much looked like humans, but when they showed up in Star Trek: The Motion Picture, their foreheads had become considerably fancier. Some of these proverbs are not original to Star Trek, but are likely cited as "Klingon" for entertainment value and/or to draw parallels between Human and Klingon culture.. Fun fact: Back in the early 20th century, In October of 2009, a small organization held a Halloween, The phenomenon goes beyond KJV and the US Protestants. Its destruction was a plot point in the film The Undiscovered Country, the after-effects driving the plot of the film and later events in the television series Star Trek: The Next Generation. It's also possible that the Rubber-Forehead Alien or Human Alien culture does really have very human-like thoughts, and could independently have a proverb that coincidentally matches an old earth proverb. Newer Post Older Post Home. For Star Trek: Discovery, the Klingon appearance was once again modified with more extensive facial and teeth prosthetics and elongated craniums. "Klingon Hamlet is an elegant, graceful, vibrant and original Klingon version of the critically acclaimed, glorious, magnificent and classic drama The Hamlet's clumsy, inadequate, awkward and misleading English version has nothing but distorted, flaccid, ponderous meanderings." In Star Trek Into Darkness, one province of Qo'noS is depicted as an unpopulated and abandoned post-industrial sprawl. ", "He is as Indian as they come. Ironically, the inflection and circumstances in the scene make it clear that Gorkon was largely making a joke. This is a compilation of known proverbs from the fictional Klingon race in the Star Trek television shows and films. Children live with their parents until they are married... Indian! The President attempts to invoke this in an episode of, In "Inferno", the fourth episode of the first season of, Soviet claims became a subject of jokes in Poland, with some clever use of ambiguities of Polish grammar. Quotes [] is a Russian proverb in the same movie. His works are counted among the best representations of Human literature. Jul 18, 2014 by Asya Pereltsvaig [This post was originally published in January 2012] While the alter-worlds of the sci-fi literature and film may not always be geographically accurate, if not “positively simple-minded”, as Martin Lewis puts it, they do a little bit better linguistically-speaking. Wow… Patrick Stewart really likes Shakespeare. 10 Klingon Hamlet [35] This Kahless is revealed to be a clone, created in an attempt to bring Klingons together, and who is chosen to lead the Klingon people as a figurehead. The Klingon lore was really “fleshed out” in the films and by TNG, voyager and DS9….These things aren’t Klingons. [20] Starfleet members are shown to be highly bigoted against Klingons, who in turn feel that their way of life will be obliterated by peace. A boy at the wedding translates it to Freddy, and adds, "It's much more beautiful in the original Klingon." 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