- "It's not the human thing to do."
- "Guess what: she's not human, you idiot. And neither am I or Korami, in case you didn't notice. This isn't the Academy where there's always a perfect— (is interrupted)"
- — Dzvonko Pandev and Kanril Eleya
In 2410, Pandev held the rank of lieutenant and was acting captain of USS Sitak. He complained that High Admiral D'trel summarily executing Kobali General Q'Nel wasn't "the human thing to do." Captain Kanril Eleya started to chew him out for the humanocentric remark but was interrupted by her communications officer Ensign Arak Esplin. (Bait and Switch: "A Voice in the Wilderness, Part I")