Whether or not you are a fan, you have surely heard of the Star Wars movies. Enjoy these Princess Leia quotes.
Star Wars began in 1977 and is still going strong today. With nine trilogy movies under the Star Wars brand besides numerous offshoots, cartoons, and merchandise, Star Wars is certainly a powerful Franchise.
One of the characters that shaped the Star Wars franchise and has been a major character for five of the movies is Princess Leia. Princess Leia was in the first three trilogy movies as well as movies seven and eight.
As one of the leading characters, Star Wars fans will always remember her and how important she has been to the franchise.
Don’t forget to also check out these Star Wars quotes all real fans should know.
Princess Leia Quotes from A New Hope
1. “Help me Obi-Wan Kenobi, you’re my only hope.” – Princess Leia
2. “Aren’t you a little short for a stormtrooper?” – Princess Leia
3. “Will someone get this big walking carpet out of my way?” – Princess Leia
4. “I knew there was more to you than money.” – Princess Leia
5. “You needn’t worry about your reward. If money is all that you love, then that’s what you’ll receive.” – Princess Leia
6. “Your friend is quite the mercenary. I wonder if he really cares about anything. Or anybody.” – Princess Leia
7. “I don’t know who you are or where you came from, but from now on you’ll do as I tell you, okay?” – Princess Leia
8. “This is some rescue! You came in here, but didn’t you have a plan for getting out?” – Princess Leia
9. “Looks like you’ve managed to cut off our only escape route.” – Princess Leia
10. “Someone Has To Save Our Skins. Into The Garbage Chute, Fly Boy.” – Princess Leia
11. “You Came In That Thing? You’re Braver Than I Thought!” – Princess Leia
12. “Governor Tarkin, I should have expected to find you holding Vader’s leash. I recognized your foul stench when I was brought on board.” – Princess Leia
13. “It’s a wonder you’re still alive.” – Princess Leia
14. “No! Alderaan is peaceful! We have no weapons, you can’t possibly…” – Princess Leia
15. “I’m surprised that you had the courage to take the responsibility yourself.” – Princess Leia
16. “The more you tighten your grip, Tarkin, the more star systems will slip through your fingers.” – Princess Leia
17. “Darth Vader. Only you could be so bold. The Imperial Senate will not sit still for this. When they hear you’ve attacked a diplomatic…” – Princess Leia
Princess Leia Quotes from The Empire Strikes Back
18. “Would it help if I got out and pushed?” – Princess Leia
19. “I hope you know what you’re doing.” – Princess Leia
20. “You have your moments. Not many of them, but you do have them.” – Princess Leia
21. “Why, you stuck up… half-witted… scruffy-looking… Nerf-herder!” – Princess Leia
22. “I love you.” – Princess Leia
23. “Well, I guess you don’t know everything about women yet.” – Princess Leia
24. “We’re going to get pulverized if we stay out here much longer.” – Princess Leia
25. “I’d just as soon kiss a Wookiee.” – Princess Leia
26. “You make it so difficult sometimes.” – Princess Leia
27. “Captain, being held by you isn’t quite enough to get me excited.”- Princess Leia
28. “You don’t have to do this to impress me.” – Princess Leia
29. “Someday you’re gonna be wrong. I just hope I’m there to see it.” – Princess Leia
30. “I don’t know where you get your delusions, laser brain.” – Princess Leia
31. “Stop that. My hands are dirty.” – Princess Leia
32. “You’re not actually going IN to an asteroid field?” – Princess Leia
33. “Luke! Luke! Don’t! It’s a trap! It’s a trap!” – Princess Leia
Princess Leia Quotes Return of the Jedi
34. “We have powerful friends. You’re going to regret this.” – Princess Leia
35. “Oh, it’s not like that at all. He’s my brother.” – Princess Leia
36. “I know. Somehow, I’ve always known.” – Princess Leia
37. “You’re a jittery little thing, aren’t you?” – Princess Leia
38. “Luke, don’t talk that way. You have a power I don’t understand and could never have.” – Princess Leia
39. “It only takes one to sound the alarm.” – Princess Leia
40. “But these are my friends. 3PO, tell them they must be set free.” – Princess Leia
Princess Leia Quotes The Force Awakens
41. “I just never should have sent him away. That’s when I lost him. That’s when I lost you both.” – Princess Leia
42. “No matter how much we fought, I’ve always hated watching you leave.” – Princess Leia
43. “May the Force be with you.” – Princess Leia
44. “If you see our son, bring him home.” – Princess Leia
45. “Same jacket.” – Princess Leia
46. “Hope is not lost today… it is found.” – Princess Leia
47. “Can’t believe I was so foolish to think I could find Luke and bring him home.” – Princess Leia
Princess Leia Quotes The Last Jedi
48. “I held out hope for so long, but I know my son is gone.” – Princess Leia
49. “Poe, get your head out of your cockpit.” – Princess Leia
50. “Wipe that nervous expression off your face, Threepio.” – Princess Leia
Which of these Princess Leia quotes is your favorite?
Now that you have seen some of Princess Leia’s quotes you can probably figure out that she was a strong woman who was one of the main leaders for the good guys throughout the films.
As one of the original characters, all of the leaders that come after her will be compared to her and she will forever be a part of the franchise.
As in all good movies, how the character interacts with her fellow cast members can determine the success of the movie. For Princess Leia, she was smart and strong and had a cast around her that complimented those strengths.
Whether it was leading man Luke Skywalker or everybody’s favorite rough natured good guy Han Solo, Leia had key relationships with them. Take the time to enjoy these classic movies and see for yourself how important Princess Leia was to the franchise.
Which of these Princess Leia quotes and lines is your favorite? Tell us in the comment section below. We would love to hear all about it.