Captain Tarkin: A job well done, general Skywalker. I wish more Jedi had your military sensibilities. Perhaps I can inform the chancellor of your valor.
Obi-Wan Kenobi: I'm not sure what to think of your new ally.
Anakin Skywalker: I think we need people like him. This is a war. If we aren't willing to do what it takes to win, we risk losing everything we try to protect.
Obi-Wan Kenobi: Unfortunately, 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.
Anakin Skywalker: You know it's not wise to argue with master Piell. It's certainly not a good career move.
Captain Tarkin: General Skywalker, I stand by my principles, no matter what. Besides, I needn't worry about my career. I've fallen into favor with the chancellor. He shall support me.
Anakin Skywalker: Oh. I happen to know the chancellor quite well, myself.
Captain Tarkin: Oh. Really?
Anakin Skywalker: Really.
Anakin Skywalker: Captain Tarkin feels the Jedi should be relieved from the burden of leading the war effort.
Ahsoka Tano: That's ridiculous.
Anakin Skywalker: Maybe, but we aren't soldiers. We're peacekeepers. The Jedi code often prevents us from going far enough to achieve victory.
Obi-Wan Kenobi: A rather simple point of view.
Anakin Skywalker: Either way, he is a good captain.
Anakin Skywalker: Captain Tarkin, haven't you learned to trust me by now?
Captain Tarkin: You may have learned my trust, general Skywalker, but my faith in your comrades is still lacking.
Anakin Skywalker: You lack faith in the Jedi.
Captain Tarkin: I find their tactics ineffective. The Jedi code prevents them from going far enough to achieve victory, to do whatever it takes to win, the very reason why peacekeepers should not be leading a war. Have I offended you?
Anakin Skywalker: No. I've also found that we sometimes fall short of victory because of our methods.
Captain Tarkin: I see we agree on something.
Anakin Skywalker: Looks like Obi-Wan's distraction worked. Things seem to be going as planned.
Captain Tarkin: It's when things do not go as planned that concerns me. What then?
Anakin Skywalker: It's when things don't go as planned that we Jedi are at our best. Trust me.
Captain Tarkin: I reserve my trust for those who take action, general Skywalker.
Anakin Skywalker: Then let me remind you... We rescued you back there and I reserve my trust for those who understand gratitude, Captain Tarkin.
Anakin Skywalker: Hey, snips.
Ahsoka Tano: Hey, master.
Obi-Wan Kenobi: I must have carbon sickness because I could swear that's Ahsoka.
Anakin Skywalker: Your eyes are fine. It's Ahsoka's hearing that needs help.
C3PO: Artoo, look out behind you. You're being followed by battle droids! These are your troops? They're battle droids. What do you mean, they've been reprogrammed to follow your orders?
Battle droid: We are awaiting your word, commander. You heard him. Move out.
C3PO: Don't you go thumbing your gears at me just because you have a bunch of dim-witted droids following you about.
Anakin Skywalker: The citadel wasn't designed to hold common criminals. It was created to hold Jedi if any of us lost our way. It's not a place for padawans.
Ahsoka Tano: You're just being protective again. That's not fair. How am I supposed to learn if you won't let me share the risk?
Anakin Skywalker: This isn't a mission for learning. You either do or die. And that's not a risk I'm willing to share.
The Father (to Anakin): You are the chosen one. You have brought balance to this world. Stay on this path, and you will do it again for the galaxy. But beware your... heart.
The Father: What did he show you?
Anakin Skywalker: I've seen what I become, and I cannot let that happen.
The Father: And for this, you join him? Your destiny can change just as quickly as the love in one's heart can fade. Nothing is set in stone.
Anakin Skywalker: But I will cause so much pain.
The Father: If there is to be balance, what you have seen must be forgotten.
Anakin Skywalker: You will not understand what I have to do to end the clone war. You will try to stop me.
Obi-Wan Kenobi: Anakin, why?
Anakin Skywalker: I'm sorry. I have seen that it is the Jedi who will stand in the way of peace.