Created by George Lucas, the Star Wars film franchise describes the adventures of characters from "a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away". The conflicts between the Jedi, who use the light side of the Force to act as peacekeepers and the Sith, who use the dark side of the Force to spread evil, have captivated the hearts and minds of millions of viewers around the world. Share your favorite Star Wars quotes with your friends to show your love for this pop culture phenomena.
Stay on target.
Played by Graham Ashley in Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977), while attempting to destroy the Death Star.
The thing about the Star Wars expanded universe that most impresses me is how the need for endless sequels has taken what was way back in the late Disco a fairly upbeat series where the good guys eventually prevailed and turned into a crapsack setting that's grimmer than the disintegration of Yugoslavia, Congo Wars I & II and the Mongol Conquests combined.james nicoll
May the Force be with you.
Why you stuck-up, half-witted, scruffy-looking nerf-herder!Princess Leia Organa
Traveling through hyperspace ain't like dusting crops, boy.Han Solo
If there's a bright center to the universe, you're on the planet that it's farthest from.Luke Skywalker
Hello. I don't believe we have been introduced. R2-D2? A pleasure to meet you. I am C-3PO, Human-Cyborg Relations.C-3PO
Obi-Wan Kenobi. Obi-Wan. Now that's a name I have not heard in a long time. A long time.Obi-Wan Kenobi
I suggest a new strategy, R2: let the Wookiee win.C-3PO
You may dispense with the pleasantries, Commander. I am here to put you back on schedule.Darth Vader
So this is how liberty dies... with thunderous applause.Queen Padme Amidala
When 900 years old, you reach… Look as good, you will not.Yoda
Mmm. Lost a planet, Master Obi-Wan has. How embarrassing.Yoda
You know the problem with the youth nowadays? They're YOUNG!Jolee Bindo
Fear leads to anger, anger leads to hate, hate leads to suffering.Yoda
George Lucas should have distributed the "source code" to Star Wars. Millions of fans would create their own movies and stories. Most of them would be terrible, but a few would be genius.gabe newell
Seventeen years after its intial release, The Empire Strikes Back is still as thrilling and involving as ever. Because of the high quality of the original product, it doesn't show a hint of dating. Neither [ Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope nor Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi ] were able to match the narrative scope of Empire , which today remains one of the finest and most rousing science fiction tales ever committed to the screen.james berardinelli
In the Star Wars universe, the heroes are those who remain focused no matter what challenges they face. They rely on their intellect as well as their physical strength, knowing that a true warrior is someone who uses both brains and brawn. Qui-Gon Jinn, a student of the living Force, sums this up with the quote, "Your focus determines your reality,” in Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace.
A common theme that runs through the Star Wars universe is that snap judgments and impulsive choices can cost you dearly. In Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope, Obi-Wan Kenobi tells Luke Skywalker, "Your eyes can deceive you. Don’t trust them." He urges Luke to consider that everything might not be what it first appears.
While Star Wars is full of action and thinly disguised life lessons, the franchise also shows its humorous side on more than one occasion. Yoda, everyone's favorite small but mighty Jedi master, gets some of the funniest Star Wars quotes. In Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi, he quips, "When 900 years old, you reach… Look as good, you will not."