30 Luke Skywalker Quotes to Inspire Hope & Courage in You

Don’t miss out on these Luke Skywalker quotes that will give you a glimpse of the ins and outs of the Star Wars franchise!

Luke Skywalker is known for many things. He’s Anakin Skywalker’s son, Leia Organa’s brother, and Obi-Wan Kenobi’s mentee. 

However, above all, he’s known to be a legendary Jedi master—remembered as one of the greatest in all of galactic history. Luke Skywalker is a man of integrity and honor, and he strived to live a life filled with adventure and purpose.

Because of this, he joined the Rebellion and fought for the reinstatement of democracy. In many ways, Luke Skywalker is a symbol of hope and the persistence of good.

Read through to the end to learn more about our favorite Star Wars character! You’ll no doubt enjoy the collection of Luke Skywalker quotes below.

And make sure to check out these Star Wars quotes and Anakin Skywalker quotes.

Best Luke Skywalker Quotes

1. “Some things are stronger than blood.”

2. “Your overconfidence is your weakness.” 

3. “I’m taking Captain Solo and his friends. You can either profit from this or be destroyed. It’s your choice, but I warn you not to underestimate my powers.”

4. “You’re wrong, Leia. You have that power too. In time you’ll learn to use it as I have. The Force runs strong in my family. My father has it. I have it. And my sister has it. Yes. It’s you, Leia.” 

5. “I’ll never turn to the dark side. You’ve failed, Your Highness. I am a Jedi, like my father before me.”

6. “Strike me down in anger, and I’ll always be with you, just like your father.”

7. “Your thoughts betray you, Father. I feel the good in you, the conflict.”

8. “I want to come with you to Alderaan. There’s nothing for me here now. I want to learn the ways of the Force and become a Jedi like my father.”

9. “They’re gonna execute her! Look, a few minutes ago, you said you didn’t want to just wait here to be captured. Now all you want to do is stay?”

10. “Rich, powerful. Listen, if you were to rescue her, the reward would be—well, more wealth than you can imagine!”

Famous Luke Skywalker Quotes

11. “The Force is not a power you have. It’s not about lifting rocks. It’s the energy between all things, a tension, a balance, that binds the universe together.”

12. “I have a very bad feeling about this.” 

13. “No one’s ever really gone.”

14. “I’m Luke Skywalker. I’m here to rescue you.”

15. “If there’s a bright center of the universe, you’re on the planet that’s farthest from.”

16. “I won’t fail you. I’m not afraid.” 

Luke Skywalker Quotes That Will Be Etched in Your Heart Forever

17. “Because I was Luke Skywalker. Jedi Master. A legend.”

18. “Search your feelings, father. You can’t do this. I feel the conflict within you. Let go of your hate.”

19. “Nobody is from nowhere.”

20. “You couldn’t bring yourself to terminate me before, and I don’t believe you’ll destroy me now.”

21. “What good will it do us if he gets himself killed? Let’s go!”

22. “Confronting fear is the destiny of a Jedi. Your destiny.”

23. “That Force does not belong to the Jedi. To say that if the Jedi die, the light dies, is vanity.”

24. “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.”

25. “It offered something you needed. And you didn’t even try to stop yourself.”

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26. “I will never train another generation of Jedi. I came to this island to die. It’s time for the Jedi to end.”

27. “But how am I to know the good side from the bad?”

28. “This is not going to go the way you think.”

29. “I’ve seen this raw strength only once before in Ben Solo. It didn’t scare me enough, then. It does now.”

30. “But I was going into Tosche Station to pick up some power converters!”

Which Luke Skywalker Awakened the Fire Inside Your Heart?

Luke Skywalker, coming from humble beginnings, accomplished so many great things in his lifetime. He battled against the dark forces, went against the evil Empire, discovered and found his true father, and ended tyranny for all.

These accomplishments are enough to earn him all the glory and fame one could ask for. However, beyond these things, Luke Skywalker is known for his bravery, determination, and integrity.

Things didn’t start easy for him, nor was the rest of his journey a breeze. He made countless mistakes and was tempted by others to turn to the dark side.

Even with all these, Luke remained vigilant; he always tried again whenever he failed and never shied away from facing his fears. Only by consistently doing so did he succeed and become one of the greatest Jedis who ever lived.

Luke Skywalker is someone we can all take inspiration from. With that, we hope this list of his most famous quotes was able to help you find some values you can embody and live by!

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Hi, I’m Karen, a content curator and writer for Quote Ambition; I’m also a marketing and advertising professional. Beyond the keyboard and the screen, I’m someone who’s out to enjoy every bit that life has to offer!

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