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Obi-Wan Kenobi Quotes

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Obi-Wan Kenobi: You're right on time.

Anakin Skywalker: Oh, really? I thought I was late.

Obi-Wan Kenobi: That's what I meant.


Anakin Skywalker: You're right on time.

Ahsoka Tano: I thought I was late.

Anakin Skywalker: That's what I mean.

Obi-Wan Kenobi: Princess Leia Organa, you are wise, discerning, kindhearted. These are qualities that came from your mother. But you are also passionate and fearless, forthright. And these are gifts from your father. Both were exceptional people who bore an exceptional daughter.

Obi-Wan Kenobi: Your need for victory, Anakin, it blinds you.

Obi-Wan Kenobi (about Vader): He'll attack next. He hasn't the patience for a siege.

Obi-Wan Kenobi: What have you become?

Darth Vader: I am what you made me.

(Obi-Wan is looking at all the writings surviving Jedi left in the safehouse and stops at one...)

Leia Organa: What does it say?

Obi-Wan Kenobi: "Only when the eyes are closed can you truly see."

Leia Organa: See what?

Obi-Wan Kenobi: The Way.

Leia Organa: How does it work? The Force. What does it feel like?

Obi-Wan Kenobi: Have you ever been afraid of the dark? (Leia nods) How does it feel when you turn on the light?

Leia Organa: I feel safe.

Obi-Wan Kenobi: Yes, it feels like that.

Obi-Wan Kenobi (to Haja Estree): You're a bottom-feeder, a rat who preys on weakness. But in my experience, rats know more about the sewers than anyone else.

Haja Estree: I am Haja Estree, Jedi. I help all who are in need. In return, I ask only a few credits. The shadows are my realm, for the light is an unforgiving place for my kind.

Obi-Wan Kenobi: Of course. How much?

Haja Estree: Five hundred to locate the girl, another three hundred to take you to her.

Obi-Wan Kenobi: Goodness, that light is unforgiving.

Obi-Wan Kenobi: Stay hidden. Live a normal life.

Nari: What about the people that need us? What about the fight?

Obi-Wan Kenobi: The fight is done. We lost.

Nari: What happened to you? You were once a great Jedi.

Obi-Wan Kenobi: The time of the Jedi is over. Go back to the town. Let it go.

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You can find Obi-Wan Kenobi in the prequel movies. She also appears in the TV series The Clone Wars and Tales of the Jedi.

Top 10 Most Iconic Quotes by Obi-Wan Kenobi from Star Wars

Obi-Wan Kenobi Quotes from Star Wars


Above you’ll find the best quotes, dialogues and phrases by Obi-Wan Kenobi. The quotes there are sorted from the latest added.

Obi-Wan was a Jedi master living in the Republic era. He was a padawan to Qui-Gon Jinn and later had his own padawan Anakin Skywalker. During the Clone Wars conflict he served as a general of the Grand Army of the Republic with Commander Cody as a leader of his clone trooper squadron. At the end of the Clone Wars he sat in the Jedi Council. After the republic fell he went into hiding and watched Luke Skywalker to make sure he’s safe. When Luke has come of age, Obi-Wan started his Jedi training. During this time he went by the name Ben Kenobi, or Old Ben.

Obi-Wan Kenobi is played by the actor Ewan McGregor in the movies and voiced by James Arnold Taylor in the Clone Wars series.


The pick of the top 10 famous one-liners and quotes ever said by Obi-Wan Kenobi:

  • “Had you said the word, I would have left the Jedi Order.” (to Satine, Star Wars: The Clone Wars – Ep. 2×13)
  • “War tends to distort our point of view. If we sacrifice our code, even for victory, we may lose that which is most important, our honor.” (to Anakin, Star Wars: The Clone Wars – Ep. 3×20)
  • “You can kill me, but you will never destroy me. It takes strength to resist the dark side. Only the weak embrace it. And those who oppose it are more powerful than you’ll ever be.” (to Maul, Star Wars: The Clone Wars – Ep. 5×16)
  • “Hello there.” (to Grievous, Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith)
  • “It’s over, Anakin. I have the high ground.” (to Anakin, Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith)
  • “You were the chosen one! It was said that you would destroy the Sith, not join them! Bring balance to the Force, not leave it in darkness! You were my brother, Anakin. I loved you.” (to Anakin, Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith)
  • “The fight is done. We lost. The time of the Jedi is over.” (Obi-Wan Kenobi – Ep. 1×01)
  • “Obi-Wan Kenobi? Obi-Wan. Now, that’s a name I’ve not heard in a long time. A long time. He’s not dead. Not yet… Of course I know him. He’s me.” (to Luke, Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope)
  • “These aren’t the droids you’re looking for.” (to a Stormtrooper, Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope)
  • “You can’t win, Darth. If you strike me down… I shall become more powerful than you can possibly imagine.” (to Vader, Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope)



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