Your Star Trekiology verse of the week:
When faced with daunting task of defending the human race's barbaric history against the all mighty Q continuum, Captain Jean Luc Picard offers these sharp words of advice:
"If we're going to be damned, let's be damned for what we really are."
Star Trek Next Generation
Season 1: Chapter 1
Captain Picard, Damned, Encounter at Far Point, Q