Dave Bowman: Open the pod bay door, Hal.
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David Bowman: You know, of course, though he’s right about the 9000 series having a perfect operational record–they do.
Frank Poole: Unfortunately, that sounds a little like famous last words.
HAL 9000: This mission is too important for me to allow you to jeopardize it.
HAL: I honestly think you ought to calm down; take a stress pill and think things over.
Dr. Floyd: What’s that? Chicken?
Dr. Halvorsen: Something like that. Tastes the same anyway.
HAL: I am putting myself to the fullest possible use, which is all I can think that any conscious entity can ever hope to do.