Parker: It’s got a wonderful defense mechanism: you don’t dare kill it.

Lambert: I can’t see a goddamn thing.
Kane: Quit griping!
Lambert: I like griping.

Ripley: Ash and Captain Dallas are dead. Cargo and ship destroyed. I should reach the frontier in about 6 weeks. With a little luck, the network will pick me up. This is Ripley – last survivor of The Nostromo – signing off.