Thrawn: Ahsoka Tano, allow me to commend you on your efforts today. You've been quite a worthy opponent. I regret we haven't met face to face, and perhaps now we never shall. Still, I know you because I knew your Master. I concluded your strategies would be similar. One wonders just how similar you might become. Perhaps this is where a ronin such as you belongs. Today, victory is mine. Long Live the Empire.
Ezra Bridger: You think you can take whatever you want, things you didn't make, didn't earn, things you don't even understand! You don't deserve to have this art or Lothal.
Thrawn: Who deserves what is irrelevant. What matters is who has power. But that is something the Jedi won't teach you, so I'll take you to someone who will.
Tarkin: Your TIE defender program is at risk. Orson Krennic has been quite persuasive about diverting the funding to his own project, Stardust.
Thrawn: The Emperor has assured me that he supports my project.
Tarkin: In my view, Director Krennic's project has been nothing but expenses and excuses for years on end. If construction of the defender is to continue, you must make your case directly to the Emperor himself.
Konstantine: Why not just attack now with overwhelming force? I could...
Thrawn: Because I know these rebels. I've studied them. They will, no doubt, defy convention and attempt something unexpected. We will be prepared for it. As long as you do exactly as I say.
Konstantine: As you wish.
Agent Kallus: Fighting over glory?
Thrawn: I do not require glory, only results for my Emperor.
Thrawn: General Dodonna, Commander Sato, Captain Syndulla. At last, we meet in this theater of war, however briefly. There is no escape, and your forces are badly outnumbered. This rebellion ends today.
Hera Syndulla: We'll never surrender to you, Thrawn.
Thrawn: You misunderstand, Captain. I'm not accepting surrenders at this time. I want you to know failure, utter defeat, and that it is I who delivers it crashing down upon you. Now, let us proceed.
Agent Kallus: You seem in surprisingly good spirits, considering this loss.
Thrawn: Loss, you say? The rebels may have protected the location of their base for now, but in doing so, they have narrowed my search. Before today, they could have been hiding in any of a thousand systems. But now... Now I know they are almost certainly on one of the 94 planets surveyed by my infiltrators. The rebels have won this battle, but the war will be ours.
Thrawn (to Hera): War. It's all you've ever known, isn't it? You were so young when you survived the Clone War. No wonder you're as equipped in spirit to fight as well as you do. War is in your blood. I study the art of war, work to perfect it. But you... You were forged by it.
Slavin: Sir, she's just a peasant.
Hera Syndulla: It doesn't matter where we come from, Admiral. Our will to be free is what's going to beat you.
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Grand Admiral Thrawn is the name we know Thrawn under. His full name is Mitth’raw’nuruodo, as he comes from the planet Rentor where Chiss people live. He is best known for his military achievements in service of the Empire.
Thrawn is played by the actor Lars Mikkelsen.