Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back is one of the most iconic sequels to hit cinemas. Franchise creator George Lucas saw how the fans generated interested in antagonist Darth Vader and he expanded his impact on the movies. Like Episode IV, this film has many lines that remain quotable to this day. Here Are Ten Awesome Quotes From Star Wars: The Empire Strikes:
“No. Try not. Do… or do not. There is no try.” – Yoda
“Why, you stuck up… half-witted… scruffy-looking… Nerf-herder!” – Princess Leia Organa
“Never tell me the odds.” – Han Solo
“What if he doesn’t survive? He’s worth a lot to me.” – Boba Fett
“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
“You’ll find I’m full of surprises.” – Luke Skywalker
“Some day you’re gonna be wrong, I just hope I’m there to see it.” – Princess Leia Organa
“Oh, oh, that’s much better. Wait… wait. Oh, my! What have you done? I’m BACKWARDS. You flea-bitten furball! Only an overgrown mop-head like you would be stupid enough to…” – C-P3O
“You like me because I’m a scoundrel. There aren’t enough scoundrels in your life.” – Han Solo
“Impressive. Most impressive. Obi-Wan has taught you well. You have controlled your fear. Now, release your anger. Only your hatred can destroy me.” – Darth Vader
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Special thanks to IMDB for sourcing these quotes. Please note, this is not a “Top Ten Definitive quotes,” just a list for fun.
This article has been updated from a previous version.