Anakin Skywalker: I don’t like sand. It’s coarse and rough and irritating… and it gets everywhere. Not like here. Here everything is soft and smooth.

From the movie Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones (2002)

 

One of the best quotes by Anakin Skywalker from the Star Wars Universe | "I don't like sand. It's coarse and rough and irritating... and it gets everywhere." (to Padmé, Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones)

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“I don’t like sand.” – Quote Meaning

Anakin is from Tatooine, a sand planet, where he lived as a slave. It reminds him of his past about which he doesn’t like to talk about. He also manages to spin this information about his hate towards sand and initiate his cringy flirting with Padmé.

 

Star Wars Meme: “I don’t like sand.”

This quote sparked a lot of memes and it is one of the most known line from Star Wars. It is either used to mock Anakin, Hayden Christensen for his acting or being used as a funny pick-up line.

The meme is part of the prequel memes – memes from all prequel movies. These memes cover almost every line from Episode I to III.