William Shatner is a Canadian actor, director, producer and author. He has had a long television career and is the face of the Star Trek franchise. Shatner became a household name by portraying the role of Captain of the USS Enterprise ‘James Kirk’ in the hit series ‘Star Trek’. He is also the co-writer of numerous novels in the Star Trek universe. The most popular of his written work has to be the TekWars, which not surprisingly, did make its way into television. He also played prominent roles in several other hit series such as ‘Rescue 911’, ‘The Practice’ and ‘Boston Legal’. This Television Hall of Fame inductee has bagged several precious accolades such as Golden Globe Award, Emmy Award (twice), Saturn Award (twice), Golden Raspberry Award (twice), Prism Award and many more. Along with these honors, Shatner also has a star in the Hollywood and Canadian Walk of Fame. Since he has had a long acting career and given several popular TV series and films, many of his characters have become very popular. We have collected some of the most famous of William Shantner quotes that have come through either his popular characters or through his observations on several subjects, and also his interviews and publications. Here are some the most popular quotes from this American television icon, highlighting his thoughts and sayings.