Total Nerd Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back Movie Quotes  

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Best The Empire Strikes Back quotes, with movie clips, ranked by fans. This list of great movie quotes from The Empire Strikes Back collects all of the most famous lines from the film in one place, allowing you to pick the top quotes and move them up the list. Quotations from movies are repeated all the time in other movies, on television, in speeches and in day-to-day life, so having a good knowledge of good movie quotes (and having resources useful to search movie quotes) have become essential. One of the most quotable movies of all time, The Empire Strikes Back has cemented its place in pop culture with myriad memorable quotes. 

In the 2nd (5th?) installment of the Star Wars series, Luke trains with Yoda to become a Jedi Knight, Darth Vader attempts to bring Luke to the Dark Side, and Han and Leia get caught be the wrong side of the fight for good and evil.

This list includes all the best The Empire Strikes Back lines and moments, just as they appeared in the actual movie script. Whether they are funny quotes, sad quotes, quotes about love or death, all the most famous The Empire Strikes Back quotes are here.
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Join me


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Darth Vader: 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.
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I love you


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Han Solo: No! Stop, Chewie, stop! Chewie! Chewie this won't help me! Hey! Save your strength. There'll be another time. The Princess. You have to take care of her. You hear me? Huh?
Princess Leia: I love you.
Han Solo: I know.
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I can feel the force


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Yoda: You must not go!
Luke: But Han and Leia will die if I don't.
Obi-Wan: You don't know that. Even Yoda cannot see their fate.
Luke: But I can help them! I feel the Force!
Obi-Wan: But you cannot control it. This is a dangerous time for you, when you will be tempted by the Dark Side of the Force.
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Release your anger


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Darth Vader: Impressive. Most impressive. Obi-Wan has taught you well. You have controlled your fear. Now, release your anger. Only your hatred can destroy me.
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