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Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back Quotes

  • Darth Vader: You are beaten! It is useless to resist. Don't let yourself be destroyed as Obi-Wan did.


  • Darth Vader: Impressive........most impressive
    Darth Vader: Impressive........most impressive.


  • Luke Skywalker: I'm not afraid
    Yoda: Oh, you will be. You will be.


  • Yoda: Only a fully trained Jedi Knight, with the Force as his ally will conquer Vader and his Emperor.


  • Princess Leia Organa: Why, you stuck-up, half-witted, scruffy-looking nerf-herder!
    Han Solo: Who's scruffy-looking?


  • Luke Skywalker: Is the dark side stronger?
    Yoda: No.


  • Darth Vader: No, I am your father!


  • Darth Vader: Don't make me destroy you
    Darth Vader: Don't make me destroy you.


  • Darth Vader: No, I am your father.


  • Yoda: (hitting R2-D2 with a stick) Mine! Mine! Mine! Mine!
    Yoda: Mine! Mine! Mine! Mine!


  • Han Solo: Laugh it up, fuzz ball.


  • Luke Skywalker: I don't believe it.
    Yoda: That is why you fail.


  • Yoda: Do or do not. There is no try.


  • Yoda: I am wondering, why are you here?
    Luke Skywalker: I'm looking for someone.
    Yoda: Looking? Found someone, you have, I would say, hmmm?
    Luke Skywalker: Right...
    Yoda: Help you I can. Yes, mmmm.
    Luke Skywalker: I don't think so. I'm looking for a great warrior.
    Yoda: Ohhh. Great warrior... Wars not make one great.


  • Ben "Obi-Wan" Kenobi: Luke, don't give in to hate! That leads to the Dark Side!
    Yoda: Strong is Vader. Mind what you have learned. Save you it can.
    Luke Skywalker: I will, and I'll return. I promise.


  • Princess Leia: I happen to like nice men.
    Han Solo: I'm nice men.


  • Darth Vader: Thee will be a substantial reward for the one that finds he Millennium Falcon. You are free to use any methods necessary but I want them alive. No disintegrations.
    Boba Fett: As you wish.


  • Luke Skywalker: What's in there?
    Yoda: Only what you take with you. (Luke grabs his belt with lightsaber and blaster). Your weapons.. you will not need them.
    Yoda: Only what you take with you. [Luke grabs his belt with lightsaber and blaster] Your weapons.. you will not need them.


  • Darth Vader: You have controlled your fear. Now, release your anger. Only your hatred can destroy me.


  • Luke Skywalker: That armor's too strong for blasters. (AT-AT is successfully destroyed by blasters)
    Luke Skywalker: That armor's too strong for blasters. [AT-AT is successfully destroyed by blasters]


  • Boba Fett: He's not good to my dead
    Boba Fett: He's not good to my dead.
    Boba Fett: He's no good to me dead.


  • Yoda: Told you I did, reckless is he. Now... matters are worse.
    Ben "Obi-Wan" Kenobi: That boy is our last hope.
    Yoda: No, there is another.


  • Yoda: For my ally is the Force, and a powerful ally it is. Life creates it, makes it grow. Its energy surrounds us and binds us. Luminous beings are we, not this crude matter. You must feel the Force around you.


  • Luke Skywalker: Alright. I'll give it a try
    Luke Skywalker: Alright. I'll give it a try.
    Yoda: No. Try not. Do or do not. There is no try
    Yoda: No. Try not. Do or do not. There is no try.


  • Darth Vader: I am altering the deal. Pray I don't alter it any further.


  • Lando Calrissian: I thought you wanted them to stay here!


  • Darth Vader: Calrissian, take the Princess and the Wookie to my ship.


  • Han Solo: Laugh it up, fuzz-ball!


  • Yoda: Do or do not... there is no try.


  • Darth Vader: Apologize accepted, Capt. Needa...


  • Capt. Needa: Get a shuttle ready. I will assume full responsibility for losing them, and apologize to Lord Vader!


  • Admiral Ozzel: Lord Vader, the fleet has moved out of lightspeed and we're preparing to-*agh* [Begins choking]
    Darth Vader: You have failed me for the last time, Admiral. Captain Piett!
    Admiral Piett: Yes my Lord?
    Darth Vader: Make ready to land our troops beyond the energy field, and deploy the fleet so that nothing gets off the system, [as Ozzel's neck is crushed] you are in command now, ADMIRAL Piett.
    Admiral Piett: Thank you, Lord Vader.


  • Darth Vader: If he could be turned, he would make a powerful ally.
    The Emperor: Yes...he would make a great asset. Can it be done?
    Darth Vader: He will join us...or die...


  • Han Solo: And I thought they smelled bad....on the outside.


  • Yoda: First, you must unlearn what you've learned.
    Luke Skywalker: I don't believe it..."
    Luke Skywalker: I don't believe it...
    Yoda: That is why you fail.


  • Yoda: Do or do not, there is no try
    Yoda: Do or do not, there is no try.


  • Darth Vader: No Luke, I AM YOUR FATHER
    Darth Vader: No Luke, I AM YOUR FATHER.
    Darth Vader: No, I AM YOUR FATHER.
    Luke Skywalker: No...thats not true..THATS IMPOSSIBLE!!
    Luke Skywalker: No...thats not true..THATS IMPOSSIBLE!
    Darth Vader: Search your feelings you know it to be true!
    Darth Vader: NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!!!!!
    Darth Vader: NOOOO!


  • Darth Vader: That is the system, and I'm sure Skywalker is with them. Set your course for the Hoth system.


  • Dak Luke's Gunner: Right now I feel like I could take on the whole Empire myself.


  • Princess Leia: I love you.
    Han Solo: I know.


  • Princess Leia: I'd just as soon kiss a wookie!
    Han Solo: I can arrange that.


  • Lando Calrissian: How you doin', Chewbacca? You still hangin' around with this loser?
    Lando Calrissian: How you doin Chewbacca? Still hanging around with this loser?


  • Luke Skywalker: Alright. I'll give it a try
    Luke Skywalker: Alright. I'll give it a try.
    Yoda: No. Try not. Do or do not. There is no try.
    Yoda: No! Try not. Do or do not. There is no try.


  • Darth Vader: Obi-Wan never told you what hapenned to your father?
    Darth Vader: If only you knew the power of the Dark Side. Obi-Wan never told you what happened to your father.
    Luke Skywalker: He told me enough... he told me YOU have killed him!
    Luke Skywalker: He told me enough! He told me YOU killed him!
    Darth Vader: No , i am your father.
    Darth Vader: NO! I am your father.


  • Darth Vader: Don't make me kill you.
    Darth Vader: Don't make me destroy you.


  • Darth Vader: Luke, you can destroy the Emperor. He has foreseen this. It is your destiny. Join me, and together we can rule the galaxy as father and son.
    Darth Vader: Luke, you can destroy the Emperor. He has foreseen this. It is your destiny! Join me, and together, we can rule the galaxy as father and son!


  • Darth Vader: All too easy.


  • Darth Vader: The force is with you, young Skywalker, but you are not a Jedi yet
    Darth Vader: The force is with you, young Skywalker, but you are not a Jedi yet.


  • Darth Vader: Luke. I am your father.
    Darth Vader: No. I am your father.


  • Princess Leia: I love you.
    Han Solo: I know.


  • Han Solo: I know.


  • Luke Skywalker: Alright. I'll give it a try.
    Yoda: No. Try not. Do or do not. There is no try.


  • Han Solo: Who's scruffy looking?
    Han Solo: Who's scruffy-looking?


  • Luke Skywalker: I don't Believe it.
    Yoda: That is why you fail.


  • Darth Vader: No Luke. I am your father.
    Darth Vader: No, I am your father.


  • Han Solo: Laugh it up, fuzzball
    Han Solo: Laugh it up, fuzzball.


  • Darth Vader: The force is with you, young Skywalker, but you are not a Jedi yet.


  • Darth Vader: No. I am your father.


  • Darth Vader: No Luke. I am your father.
    Darth Vader: No. I am your father.
    Luke Skywalker: That's not true! That's impossible!
    Darth Vader: Search your feeling, you know it to be true.
    Darth Vader: Search your feelings, you know it to be true.


  • Darth Vader: You have failed me for the last time.


  • Han Solo: Never tell me the odds!


  • Yoda: Do or do not. There is no try


  • Darth Vader: No Luke. I am your father.


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