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Portal (Character)
from "Star Trek: The Next Generation" (1987)

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"Star Trek: The Next Generation: The Last Outpost (#1.4)" (1987)
Portal: The Empire is forever.
Commander William T. Riker: Your Empire fell prey to a supernova.
Portal: We are forever.

Portal: You have a single chance for life - one only. What is the answer to my challenge? I offer a thought. "He will triumph who knows when to fight and when not to fight."
[he lifts his halberd over his head]
Portal: You are being tested, Riker. What is the answer?

Portal: Know your enemy and know yourself, and you will always be victorious.

Portal: [referring to the Ferengi] What of them? Shall I destroy them?
Commander William T. Riker: Then they would learn nothing.
Portal: A most interesting conclusion. But... what if they never learn, Riker?
Commander William T. Riker: Is this a test also?
Portal: Hm. In life, one is always tested.