Famous Star Wars Quotes

There are hundreds of memorable Star Wars quotes from these epic six movies. Since the first movie, Star Wars, was released in 1977, the intergalactic saga has become a huge fantasy and science fiction franchise.

The first three Star Wars movies, A New Hope, The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi, are considered the fourth, fifth and sixth episodes in the story. They were released in the late 1970s and early 1980s. The next three movies, The Phantom Menace, Attack of the Clones and Revenge of the Sith, are considered the first, second and third episodes in the story. They were released as prequels in the late 1990s and early 2000s.

Most Famous Star Wars Quotes

  • "A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away…" - Star Wars: A New Hope
    This is the very first line from episode four, or Star Wars, the first movie released. It scrolls across the screen to introduce the start of each movie. It is the most famous quote from the movies and is constantly referenced in modern culture.
  • "May the force be with you." - Star Wars: A New Hope
    This phrase is uttered in each of the six movies. It is a general farewell from many Jedi warriors and is a common reference used in modern culture.
  • "No, I am your father." - Darth Vader to Luke, The Empire Strikes Back
    This quote is often mistakenly changed to "Luke, I am your father." However, Vader actually says the word no, not Luke. Either way, it has become a common phrase to symbolize a mind-blowing shock.

Famous Star Wars Quotes

  • "Help me, Obi-Wan Kenobi; you're my only hope." - Princess Leia, Star Wars: A New Hope.
  • "I don't know who you are or where you've come from, but from now on you'll do as I say, okay?" - Princess Leia in Star Wars: A New Hope.
  • "Wonderful girl. Either I'm going to kill her or I'm beginning to like her." - Han Solo, Star Wars: A New Hope
  • "A Jedi craves not these things." - Yoda, The Empire Strikes Back
  • "Why, you stuck up, half-witted, scruffy-looking Nerf herder." - Princess Leia, The Empire Strikes Back
  • "Obi Wan has taught you well." - Darth Vader, Return of the Jedi
  • "I am a Jedi, like my father before me." - Luke Skywalker, Return of the Jedi
  • "I don't care what universe you're from, that's got to hurt." - Beed, The Phantom Menace
  • "How wude." - Jar-Jar Binks, The Phantom Menace
  • "Hard to see, the dark side is." - Yoda, The Phantom Menace
  • "We live in a real world, Annie. Come back to it." - Padme, The Attack of the Clones
  • "Just being around her again is intoxicating." - Anakin, The Attack of the Clones
  • "So this is how liberty dies... with thunderous applause." - Padme, Revenge of the Sith
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