Flint: Be thankful that you did not attack me, Captain. I might have accepted battle, and I have twice your physical strength.
Kirk: In your own words, it would be "an interesting test of power."
Flint: How childish he is, Rayna. Would you call him brave or a fool?
Rayna: I'm glad he did not die.
Flint: Of course. Death, when unnecessary, is a tragic thing.