“Fear is a powerful and dangerous thing, and if you don’t act, if you don’t show them that they are not alone, then fear will surely take over.” - Odo
“I’ve found that when it comes to doing what’s best for you, you humanoids have a distressing habit of doing the exact opposite.” - Odo
“A man with a death wish is a danger, not just to himself, but to the rest of his team.” - Odo
“It has been my observation that one of the prices of giving people freedom of choice is that sometimes they make the wrong choice.” - Odo
“Too many compromises. You want to watch the Karo-net tournament, she wants to listen to music. So you compromise. You listen to music. You like Earth jazz, she prefers Klingon opera. So you compromise. You listen to Klingon opera. So here you were, ready to to have a nice night watching the Karo-net match, and you wind up spending an agonizing evening listening to Klingon opera.” - Odo, on “coupling”
Laws change depending on who’s making them … but justice is justice.
“Most people, in my experience, wouldn’t know reason if it walked up and shook their hand.” - Odo
“Procreation does not require changing how you smell, or writing bad poetry, or sacrificing various plants to serve as tokens of affection.” - Odo