Dating is hard. And instigating first-contact with a fellow humanoid can be the hardest part. Luckily, we geeks have our own special language, made up of quotes and in-jokes. Some of which makes for some excellent pick-up lines, that you can always resort to in an emergency situation.
So here are 16 classic quotes from science fiction that might possibly make good pick-up lines. Admittedly, some of these might be better than others. It depends on the situation. Use your discretion.
1) "You're going to steal ME! No, you HAVE stolen me. You ARE stealing me. Oh! Tenses ARE difficult, aren't they?" - Idris in Doctor Who, "The Doctor's Wife"