Aye. He's gone to the great dilithium chamber in the sky. Our matter/antimatter ratio will be forever out of balance as a result. And no Dr. McCoy to keep us healthy. Sad days. Let's just hope he's happier now than he was suffering from alzheimer's here on earth. We'll miss you, Scotty! Seems like you were the one to get beamed up, after all.
Honor those who fall under the sword.
But pity the warrior who has slain all his enemies.
Scott: "I beamed the whole kit and kaboodle over to the Klingons' engine room...
where they'll be no tribble at all."
--"The Trouble With Tribbles"
Scott: "Computer? Computer?"
McCoy: [Hands Scott the mouse]
Scott: "Ah. Hello, computer."
--"Star Trek IV"
God speed, Mr. Scott
Marge: Barnacle Bill's Home Pregnancy Test? Homer, shouldn't we have gone with a better-known brand?
Homer: But Marge, this one came with a corn-cob pipe!
Marge: [reading from the test box] "Ahoy, Maties! If the water turns blue, a baby for you! If purple ye see, no baby thar be!"
Homer: So, which is it? Blue or purple?
Marge: "If ye test should fail, to a doctor set sail!"
As his spirit casts off for the celestial heavens, a mission here on Earth has been served in full. In real life, this awesome man beamed up many a smile. We shall fondly remember him in our hearts.
Who can forget famous lines such as "Captain, we're giving 'er all she's got... She's gonna blow!", " That's why they call me a miracle worker." "How do we know he didn't invent the damn thing?" and "There be whales on board!