35 'The Last Jedi' Quotes That All Star Wars Fans Should Know

Moumita Dutta
Dec 12, 2023 By Moumita Dutta
Originally Published on Jan 28, 2021
Edited by Jacob Fitzbright
Wax figures of Darth Vader and Luke Skywalker in the reconstruction of the Star Wars set in Madame Tussaud Museum

'Star Wars' is regarded as the most popular sci-fi movie franchise of all time, which has not only made billions but has also acquired an equal amount of love and support from fans.

With numerous films and series produced by this franchise, it has gathered millions of fans from all walks of life, making it one of the highest-grossing franchises.

'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' is the eighth episode of 'Star Wars' and it primarily focuses on the main character Rey who seeks out Luke Skywalker to help the Resistance defeat Kylo Ren and The First Order.

With the recurring cast of Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Adam Driver, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, who plays Poe Dameron, and many others, the film has received a plethora of awards. Here is a list of some of the most memorable quotes from this film.

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Famous 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Quotes

Figurine of Mace Windu from Star Wars

Scroll down for a list of some of the best quotes from 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi.'

1. "I'm ending all of this. The tree, the texts, the Jedi. I'm going to burn it all down."

-Luke Skywalker, 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.

2. "Luke Skywalker: What do you know about the force?

Rey: It's a power that Jedi have that lets them control people and... make things float.

Luke Skywalker: Impressive. Every word in that sentence was wrong."

- 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.

3. "Luke Skywalker: Where are you from?

Rey: Nowhere.

Luke Skywalker: No one's from nowhere.

Rey: Jakku.

Luke Skywalker: All right, that is pretty much nowhere."

- 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.

4. "Luke Skywalker: What do you see?

Rey: The island. Life. Death and decay, that feeds new life. Warmth. Cold. Peace. Violence.

Luke Skywalker: And between it all?

Rey: Balance and energy. A force.

Luke Skywalker: And inside you?

Rey: Inside me, that same force."

- 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.

5. "Hey, sacred planet. Watch the language!"

-Luke Skywalker, 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.

6. "I've seen this raw strength only once before in Ben Solo. It didn't scare me enough then. It does now."

-Luke Skywalker, 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.

7. "Luke Skywalker: You went straight to the dark.

Rey: That place was trying to show me something.

Luke Skywalker: It offered something you needed. And you didn't even try to stop yourself."

-'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.

8. "That's how we're gonna win. Not fighting what we hate; saving what we love."

-Rose Tico, 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.

9. "As long as he lives, hope lives."

-Supreme Leader Snoke, 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.

10. "Poe Dameron: Hi, I'm holding for General Hux.

General Hux: This is Hux. You and your friends are doomed. We will wipe your filth from the galaxy."

- 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.

11. "Something inside me has always been there... but now it's awake, and I'm afraid. I don't know what it is."

-Rey, 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.

12. "We are the spark, that will light the fire that'll burn the First Order down"

-Poe Dameron, 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.

13. "I only know one truth: It's time for the Jedi to end."

-Luke Skywalker, 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.

14. "You have too much of your father's heart in you, young Solo."

-Supreme Leader Snoke, 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.

15. "This is not going to go the way you think."

-Luke Skywalker, 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.

16. "I believe he's tooling with you, sir."

-Captain Peavey, 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.

17. "The galaxy may need a legend. I need someone to show me my place in all this. And you didn't fail Kylo. Kylo failed you. I won't."

-Rey, 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.

18. "Leia Organa: I know what you're gonna say. I changed my hair.

Luke Skywalker: It's nice that way."

-'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.

19. "Rey: I know this place.

Luke Skywalker: Built a thousand generations ago to keep these. The original Jedi texts. Just like me, they're the last of the Jedi religion. You've seen this place. You've seen this island.

Rey: Only in dreams."

-'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.

20. "And I became a legend. For many years, there was balance and then I saw... Ben. My nephew with that mighty Skywalker blood. And in my hubris, I thought I could train him, I could pass on my strengths."

-Luke Skywalker, 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.

21. "Luke Skywalker: Chewie, what are you doing here?

[Chewbacca growls]

Rey: He said you're coming back with us."

- 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.

22. "Lesson two. Now that they're extinct, the Jedi are romanticized, deified. But if your strip away the myth and look at their deeds, the legacy of the Jedi is failure. Hypocrisy, hubris."

-Luke Skywalker, 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.

23. "Luke Skywalker: Leia, I'm sorry.

Leia Organa: I know. I know you are. I'm just glad you're here at the end.

Luke Skywalker: I came to face him, Leia. And I can't save him.

Leia Organa: I held out hope for so long, but I know my son is gone.

Luke Skywalker: No one's ever really gone."

- 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.

24. "Your father was the most hated man in the galaxy. He caused so much death and destruction for many years. But you saw there was conflict inside him. You believed that he wasn't gone. That he could be turned."

-Rey, 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.

25. "I went to confront him, and he turned on me. He must've thought I was dead. When I came to, the temple was burning. He had vanished with a handful of my students and slaughtered the rest. Leia blamed Snoke, but... it was me. I failed. Because I was Luke Skywalker. Jedi Master. A legend."

-Luke Skywalker, 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.

26. "Luke Skywalker: There's nothing you can say to change my mind.

Leia Organa: [R2-D2 plays Leia's message]  General Kenobi, years ago you served my father during the Clone Wars...

Luke Skywalker: That was a cheap move!"

- 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.

27. "You need a teacher. I cannot teach you."

-Luke Skywalker, 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.

28. "It's not just about lifting rocks. The force binds everything together."

-Luke Skywalker, 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.

29. "At the height of their powers, they allowed Darth Sidious to rise create the Empire, and wipe them out."

-Luke Skywalker, 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.

Inspirational 'The Last Jedi' Yoda Quotes

If you are looking for some of the most inspiring quotes by Yoda from this film, look no further. Check out this list.

30. "Yoda: Time it is for you to look past a pile of old books, hmm?

Luke Skywalker: The sacred Jedi texts?

Yoda: Oh, read them, have you? Page-turners they were not. Yes, yes, yes. Wisdom they held, but that library contained nothing that the girl Rey does not already possess. Skywalker, still looking to the horizon. Never here, now, hmm? The need in front of your nose."

-'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.

31. "Yoda: Lost Ben Solo you did. Lose Rey we must not.

Luke Skywalker: I can't be what she needs me to be.

Yoda: Heeded my words not, did you? Pass on what you have learned. Strength. Mastery. But weakness, folly, failure also. Yes, failure most of all. The greatest teacher, failure is. Luke, we are what they grow beyond. That is the true burden of all masters."

-'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.

Kylo Ren Quotes 'The Last Jedi' Fans Will Love

Kylo Ren, like Darth Vader, has gained attention as a villain from the dark side. Here is a list of some of the most his famous quotes.

32. "Did you come back to say you forgive me? To save my soul?"

- Kylo Ren, 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.

33. "Kylo Ren: I'll destroy her. And you. And all of it.

Luke Skywalker: No. Strike me down in anger, and I'll always be with you. Just like your father."

-'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.

34. "Let the past die. Kill it if you have to. That's the only way to become what you were meant to be."

- Kylo Ren, 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.

35. "Luke Skywalker: I failed you, Ben. I'm sorry.

Kylo Ren: I'm sure you are! The Resistance is dead, the war is over, and when I kill you, I will have killed the last Jedi!

Luke Skywalker: Amazing. Every word of what you just said was wrong. The Rebellion is reborn today. The war is just beginning. And I will not be the last Jedi."

-'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.

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Written by Moumita Dutta

Bachelor of Arts specializing in Journalism and Mass Communication, Postgraduate Diploma in Sports Management

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Moumita DuttaBachelor of Arts specializing in Journalism and Mass Communication, Postgraduate Diploma in Sports Management

A content writer and editor with a passion for sports, Moumita has honed her skills in producing compelling match reports and stories about sporting heroes. She holds a degree in Journalism and Mass Communication from the Indian Institute of Social Welfare and Business Management, Calcutta University, alongside a postgraduate diploma in Sports Management.

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