10 Star Wars Quotes to Keep in Mind on May the 4th

Star Wars has always had one central theme: Hope. That theme has never been more relevant than in 2020. Right now, we’re all collectively experiencing one of the strangest times of our lives. We may be growing weary of the COVID-19 lockdown, however, it’s important to keep hope alive in our hearts. To celebrate May the Fourth (Star Wars Day), here are 10 quotes from a galaxy far, far away to keep in mind during these trying times: 

10. “Luminous beings are we, not this crude matter.” – Master Yoda

9. “Be mindful of the future, but not at the expense of the moment.” – Qui-Gon Jinn

8. “This is a new day. A new beginning.” – Ahsoka Tano

7. “No one’s ever really gone.” – Luke Skywalker

6. “I used to believe that being a good soldier meant doing everything they told you. That’s how they engineered us. But we’re not droids. We’re not programmed. You have to learn to make your own decisions.” – Captain Rex

5. “That’s how we’re gonna win. Not fighting what we hate, saving what we love.” – Rose Tico

4. “Do or do not. There is not try.” – Master Yoda

3. “We’re not alone. Good people will fight if we lead them.” – Poe Dameron

2. “The Force will be with you… Always.” – Obi-Wan Kenobi

1. “Hope is like the sun. If you only believe in it when you see it, you’ll never make it through the night.” – General Leia