"Yes, the neat and unconfused reproductive technique of vegetation. No pain or pleasure as we know it. No emotions. No heart. Our superior in every way."
The Thing from Another World (1951)
written by John W. Campbell Jr. & Charles Lederer
"Perfect organism. Its structural perfection is matched only by its hostility. A survivor, unclouded by conscience, remorse, or delusions of morality."
written by Dan O'Bannon & Ronald Shusett