Princess Leia Organa was one of the Rebel Alliance’s greatest leaders, fearless on the battlefield and dedicated to ending the tyranny of the Empire. Daughter of Padmé Amidala and Anakin Skywalker, sister of Luke Skywalker, and with a soft spot for scoundrels, Leia ranks among the galaxy’s great heroes. Profoundly inspirational Princess Leia quotes will get you through anything when the going gets tough and help you succeed in every aspect of life.
Legends never die, and inspirational Star Wars quotes will overflow with important themes and lessons. Between memorable Darth Vader quotes, iconic Yoda quotes, famous Jabba the Hutt quotes and great Obi Wan quotes, all of them will help enrich your perspective.
Famous Princess Leia Quotes
Resentment is like drinking a poison and waiting for the other person to die. – Princess Leia
Hope is like the sun. If you only believe it when you see it you’ll never make it through the night. – Princess Leia
There are things that you cannot solve by jumping in an X-wing and blowing something up. – Princess Leia
Never underestimate a droid. – Princess Leia
Nothing’s impossible. – Princess Leia
Aren’t you a little short for a stormtrooper? – Princess Leia
Do me a personal favor. Be optimistic. – Princess Leia
Wipe that nervous expression off your face, Threepio. (as General Leia Organa) – Princess Leia
Would it help if I got out and pushed? – Princess Leia
Someday you’re gonna be wrong. I just hope I’m there to see it. – Princess Leia
I’m surprised that you had the courage to take the responsibility yourself. – Princess Leia
This mission is everything. We cannot fail. – Princess Leia
I hope you know what you’re doing. – Princess Leia
Will someone get this big walking carpet out of my way? – Princess Leia
Help me, Obi-Wan Kenobi. You’re my only hope. – Princess Leia
The more you tighten your grip, Tarkin, the more star systems will slip through your fingers. – Princess Leia
Everyone drives somebody crazy. I just have a bigger car. – Princess Leia
Your friend is quite the mercenary. I wonder if he really cares about anything. Or anybody. – Princess Leia
You have owned my likeness, lo all these years, so that every time I look in the mirror I have to send you a check for a couple of bucks. – Princess Leia
It’s a wonder you’re still alive. – Princess Leia
Even in space there’s a double standard for women. – Princess Leia
We treat beauty like an accomplishment, and that is insane. Everyone in L.A. says, ‘Oh you look good,’ and you listen for them to say you’ve lost weight. It’s never ‘How are you?’ or ‘You seem happy!’ – Princess Leia
Rey, never be afraid of who you are. – Princess Leia
Instant gratification takes too long. – Princess Leia
You know, no matter how much we fought, I’ve always hated watching you leave. – Princess Leia
Take your broken heart, make it into art. – Princess Leia
Looks like you’ve managed to cut off our only escape route. – Princess Leia
Get your head out of your cockpit. – Princess Leia
You have your moments. not many of them, but you do have them. – Princess Leia
Luke is a Jedi; you’re his father. There’s still light in him. I know it. – Princess Leia
Put that thing away, you’re gonna get us all killed! – Princess Leia
Well, somebody has to save our skins. Into the garbage, fly boy! – Princess Leia
Sometimes you can only find Heaven by slowly backing away from Hell. – Princess Leia
You came in that thing? You’re braver than I thought. – Princess Leia
We have powerful friends. You’re going to regret this. – Princess Leia
I’m thinking of having my DNA fumigated. – Princess Leia
May the force be with you. – Princess Leia
This is some rescue! You came in here, but didn’t you have a plan for getting out? – Princess Leia
If you see our son, bring him home. – Princess Leia
Governor Tarkin, I should have expected to find you holding Vader’s leash. I recognized your foul stench when I was brought onboard. – Princess Leia
You don’t have to do this to impress me. – Princess Leia
What precisely am I supposed to know? – Princess Leia
I just never should have sent him away. That’s when I lost him. That’s when I lost you both. – Princess Leia
You’re a jittery little thing, aren’t you? – Princess Leia
We’re going to get pulverized if we stay out here much longer. – Princess Leia
You certainly have a way with people… – Princess Leia
If there’s a choice between companionship and anything else especially career choose companionship. It’s the only thing that has the potential to last. Choose career and you’ll spend unreasonable amounts of time attempting to look younger than you are and feeling you aren’t succeeding. – Princess Leia
When did that ever help? And don’t say the Death Star. – Princess Leia
Princess Leia: You make it so difficult sometimes.
Han Solo: I do, I really do. You could be a little nicer, though. Come on, admit it. Sometimes you think I’m all right.
Princess Leia: Occasionally, maybe… when you aren’t acting like a scoundrel.
She was very beautiful. Kind, but sad. – Princess Leia
Someone has to save our skins. Into the garbage chute, fly boy. – Princess Leia
You told me I couldn’t wear a bra because there was no underwear in space. – Princess Leia
Why, you stuck up, half-witted, scruffy-looking, Nerf herder. – Princess Leia
I love you. – Princess Leia
I know. Somehow, I’ve always known. – Princess Leia
I haven’t ever changed who I am. I’ve just gotten more accepting of it. Being happy isn’t getting what you want, it’s wanting what you have. – Princess Leia
Princess Leia: Let go, please.
Han Solo: Don’t get excited.
Princess Leia: Captain, being held by you isn’t quite enough to get me excited.
Someone who loves you. – Princess Leia
Please stop debating about whether or not I aged well. Unfortunately, it hurts all three of my feelings. My body hasn’t aged as well as I have. – Princess Leia
Hi. I’m Mrs. Han Solo, and I’m an alcoholic. – Princess Leia
Princess Leia: Don’t do that.
Han Solo: Do what?
Princess Leia: Anything.
You’re not actually going in to an asteroid field? – Princess Leia
I have a bad feeling about this… – Princess Leia
The only exercise I get lately is running off at the mouth & jumping to conclusions….. – Princess Leia
I’d just as soon kiss a Wookiee. – Princess Leia
Han Solo: Not a bad bit of rescuing, huh? You know, sometimes I amaze even myself.
Princess Leia: That doesn’t sound too hard.
As you get older, the pickings get slimmer, but the people don’t. – Princess Leia
Han Solo: No time to discuss this as a committee.
Princess Leia: I am not a committee!
I know what you’re gonna say: I changed my hair. – Princess Leia
We have everything we need. – Princess Leia
Oh, it’s not like that at all. He’s my brother. – Princess Leia
I act like someone in a bomb shelter trying to raise everyone’s spirits. – Princess Leia
I don’t know where you get your delusions, laser brain. – Princess Leia
We don’t need any of your help! – Princess Leia
Will somebody get this big walking carpet out of my way? – Princess Leia
Stop that. My hands are dirty. – Princess Leia