(Article is below...)

Blake's 7 Quotes

Blakes 7 is a TV program that appeared on TV in 1978 on BBC One. Blake's 7 ended its run in 1981.

Blakes 7 was on for 52 episodes. It features David Maloney (series 1-3) as producer, and Dudley Simpson as theme composer. Blakes 7 is created by Terry Nation.

Blakes 7 is recorded in English and originally aired in United Kingdom. Each episode of Blakes 7 is 50 minutes long.

Blakes 7 Quotes

  • (Unnamed) "Can't he be eliminated?"
  • (Unnamed) "No, he's a symbol of opposition to the Administration."
  • (Unnamed) "So?"
  • (Unnamed) "We've done cross-sectional psych readings, which show that a high percentage of people, particularly the younger ones, believe that Blake's trial was a showpiece, that his statements were rigged."
  • (Unnamed) "His death could be used by the dissidents. They need a hero. Alive or dead, Blake could be it."
  • (Unnamed) "Difficult. I suppose my department could infect him, some rapidly terminal disease. Would his natural death help?"
  • (Unnamed) "I don't think so."
  • (Unnamed) "What we need is something to discredit him. If he could be deported to Cygnus Alpha. -- Doctor, am I right in thinking you can create experiences, implant them into a subject, who will then believe that they really happened?"
  • (Unnamed) "Of course. In fact, creating an illusion of reality is quite simple."
  • (Unnamed) "Good. Then I think we can totally destroy Blake's credibility and get him sentenced."
  • (Unnamed) "Where are we?"
  • (Unnamed) "In a transit cell."
  • (Unnamed) "I don't understand."
  • (Unnamed) "You're on your way to the penal colony on Cygnus Alpha. Or you will be when the prison ship's refueled. Try to look on the bright side. It must have something. None of the guests have ever left early. In fact, none of them have ever left at all."
  • (Unnamed) "Why are you going there?"
  • (Unnamed) "They didn't give me a choice. I steal things. Compulsive, I'm afraid. I've had my head adjusted by some of the best in the business. But it just won't stay adjusted."
  • (Unnamed) "A professional thief."
  • (Unnamed) "More a vocation than a profession. Other people's property comes naturally to me."
  • (Unnamed) "What's the time?"
  • (Unnamed) "Just taking care of it while you were unconscious. The place is full of criminals."
  • (Unnamed) "What have we here? Not a troublemaker, I hope?"
  • (Unnamed) "I didn't hear an order."
  • (Unnamed) "You didn't hear an order, sir. -- Say it."
  • (Unnamed) "I didn't hear an order -- sir."
  • (Unnamed) "That's better. What's your name?"
  • (Unnamed) "Blake."
  • (Unnamed) "So you're Blake. Well, made quite a name for yourself a few years back. Quite the celebrity. Something of a comedown for a leader of men, isn't it? Molesting kids?"
  • (Unnamed) "The charges were false."
  • (Unnamed) "Oh, yes, of course. Well, let me tell you something, Blake, as far as I am concerned, you are just another piece of cargo. Remember that and you might just survive the journey. Do you understand?"
  • (Unnamed) "I understand -- sir."
  • (Unnamed) "Reality is a dangerous concept. Each one of us interprets it in a slightly different way. Every sense impression is filtered by the brain and altered, sometimes just a little, sometimes completely, to fit our individual model of what the world is about. If that model should be challenged --"
  • (Unnamed) "I am not insane. I am not insane --"
  • (Unnamed) "No. You must put that thought completely out of your mind. You've had a shock."
  • (Unnamed) "Yes."
  • (Unnamed) "We must work together to uncover what that shock was. I'm going to prescribe a mild sedative -"
  • (Unnamed) "No drugs."
  • (Unnamed) "A mild sedative to help you to sleep. You must rest."
  • (Unnamed) "No. No drugs."
  • (Unnamed) "All right, no drugs. Now try not to think an more. Don't worry, we'll get it sorted out."

Add or Update Quotes

If you have a quote to add or change and want to let us know, please fill in the form below. Include the time in the film/video if possible so we can find it.

Additional Film and TV Quotes

Farscape Quotes | Rigoletto (film) Quotes | Schindler's List Quotes | A Knight's Tale Quotes | The Electric Company Quotes | Dawn of the Dead (1978 film) Quotes | Matlock (TV series) Quotes | The Big Blue Quotes | Goodfellas Quotes | Lenny (film) Quotes | Apt Pupil (film) Quotes | Touch of Evil Quotes | Day of the Dead (1985 film) Quotes | The Long Voyage Home Quotes | The Great Dictator Quotes | All This, and Heaven Too Quotes | The Ring (2002 film) Quotes | The Philadelphia Story (film) Quotes | The Sting Quotes | Alice in Wonderland (1933 film) Quotes | Stagecoach (1939 film) Quotes | Of Mice and Men (1939 film) Quotes | Ninotchka Quotes | Mr. Smith Goes to Washington Quotes | Love Affair (1939 film) Quotes |