75+ Best Princess Leia Quotes To See Life Differently

Princess Leia Organa was one of the Rebel Alliance’s greatest leaders, fearless on the battlefield and dedicated to ending the tyranny of the Empire. Daughter of Padmé Amidala and Anakin Skywalker, sister of Luke Skywalker, and with a soft spot for scoundrels, Leia ranks among the galaxy’s great heroes. Profoundly inspirational Princess Leia quotes will get you through anything when the going gets tough and help you succeed in every aspect of life.

Legends never die, and inspirational Star Wars quotes will overflow with important themes and lessons. Between memorable Darth Vader quotes, iconic Yoda quotes, famous Jabba the Hutt quotes and great Obi Wan quotes, all of them will help enrich your perspective.

Famous Princess Leia Quotes

Resentment is like drinking a poison and waiting for the other person to die. – Princess Leia

Hope is like the sun. If you only believe it when you see it you’ll never make it through the night. – Princess Leia

There are things that you cannot solve by jumping in an X-wing and blowing something up. – Princess Leia

Never underestimate a droid. – Princess Leia

Nothing’s impossible. – Princess Leia

Aren’t you a little short for a stormtrooper? – Princess Leia

Do me a personal favor. Be optimistic. – Princess Leia

Wipe that nervous expression off your face, Threepio. (as General Leia Organa) – Princess Leia

Would it help if I got out and pushed? – Princess Leia

Someday you’re gonna be wrong. I just hope I’m there to see it. – Princess Leia

I’m surprised that you had the courage to take the responsibility yourself. – Princess Leia

Princess Leia quotes

This mission is everything. We cannot fail. – Princess Leia

I hope you know what you’re doing. – Princess Leia

Will someone get this big walking carpet out of my way? – Princess Leia

Help me, Obi-Wan Kenobi. You’re my only hope. – Princess Leia

The more you tighten your grip, Tarkin, the more star systems will slip through your fingers. – Princess Leia

Everyone drives somebody crazy. I just have a bigger car. – Princess Leia

Your friend is quite the mercenary. I wonder if he really cares about anything. Or anybody. – Princess Leia

You have owned my likeness, lo all these years, so that every time I look in the mirror I have to send you a check for a couple of bucks. – Princess Leia

It’s a wonder you’re still alive. – Princess Leia

Even in space there’s a double standard for women. – Princess Leia

We treat beauty like an accomplishment, and that is insane. Everyone in L.A. says, ‘Oh you look good,’ and you listen for them to say you’ve lost weight. It’s never ‘How are you?’ or ‘You seem happy!’ – Princess Leia

Rey, never be afraid of who you are. – Princess Leia

Instant gratification takes too long. – Princess Leia

You know, no matter how much we fought, I’ve always hated watching you leave. – Princess Leia

Take your broken heart, make it into art. – Princess Leia

Looks like you’ve managed to cut off our only escape route. – Princess Leia

Get your head out of your cockpit. – Princess Leia

You have your moments. not many of them, but you do have them. – Princess Leia

Luke is a Jedi; you’re his father. There’s still light in him. I know it. – Princess Leia

Put that thing away, you’re gonna get us all killed! – Princess Leia

Well, somebody has to save our skins. Into the garbage, fly boy! – Princess Leia

Sometimes you can only find Heaven by slowly backing away from Hell. – Princess Leia

You came in that thing? You’re braver than I thought. – Princess Leia

We have powerful friends. You’re going to regret this. – Princess Leia

I’m thinking of having my DNA fumigated. – Princess Leia

May the force be with you. – Princess Leia

This is some rescue! You came in here, but didn’t you have a plan for getting out? – Princess Leia

If you see our son, bring him home. – Princess Leia

Governor Tarkin, I should have expected to find you holding Vader’s leash. I recognized your foul stench when I was brought onboard. – Princess Leia

You don’t have to do this to impress me. – Princess Leia

What precisely am I supposed to know? – Princess Leia

I just never should have sent him away. That’s when I lost him. That’s when I lost you both. – Princess Leia

You’re a jittery little thing, aren’t you? – Princess Leia

We’re going to get pulverized if we stay out here much longer. – Princess Leia

You certainly have a way with people… – Princess Leia

If there’s a choice between companionship and anything else especially career choose companionship. It’s the only thing that has the potential to last. Choose career and you’ll spend unreasonable amounts of time attempting to look younger than you are and feeling you aren’t succeeding. – Princess Leia

When did that ever help? And don’t say the Death Star. – Princess Leia

Princess Leia: You make it so difficult sometimes.
Han Solo: I do, I really do. You could be a little nicer, though. Come on, admit it. Sometimes you think I’m all right.
Princess Leia: Occasionally, maybe… when you aren’t acting like a scoundrel.

She was very beautiful. Kind, but sad. – Princess Leia

Someone has to save our skins. Into the garbage chute, fly boy. – Princess Leia

You told me I couldn’t wear a bra because there was no underwear in space. – Princess Leia

Why, you stuck up, half-witted, scruffy-looking, Nerf herder. – Princess Leia

I love you. – Princess Leia

I know. Somehow, I’ve always known. – Princess Leia

I haven’t ever changed who I am. I’ve just gotten more accepting of it. Being happy isn’t getting what you want, it’s wanting what you have. – Princess Leia

Princess Leia: Let go, please.
Han Solo: Don’t get excited.
Princess Leia: Captain, being held by you isn’t quite enough to get me excited.

Someone who loves you. – Princess Leia

Please stop debating about whether or not I aged well. Unfortunately, it hurts all three of my feelings. My body hasn’t aged as well as I have. – Princess Leia

Hi. I’m Mrs. Han Solo, and I’m an alcoholic. – Princess Leia

Princess Leia: Don’t do that.
Han Solo: Do what?
Princess Leia: Anything.

You’re not actually going in to an asteroid field? – Princess Leia

I have a bad feeling about this… – Princess Leia

The only exercise I get lately is running off at the mouth & jumping to conclusions….. – Princess Leia

I’d just as soon kiss a Wookiee. – Princess Leia

Han Solo: Not a bad bit of rescuing, huh? You know, sometimes I amaze even myself.
Princess Leia: That doesn’t sound too hard.

As you get older, the pickings get slimmer, but the people don’t. – Princess Leia

best Princess Leia quotes

Han Solo: No time to discuss this as a committee.
Princess Leia: I am not a committee!

I know what you’re gonna say: I changed my hair. – Princess Leia

We have everything we need. – Princess Leia

Oh, it’s not like that at all. He’s my brother. – Princess Leia

I act like someone in a bomb shelter trying to raise everyone’s spirits. – Princess Leia

I don’t know where you get your delusions, laser brain. – Princess Leia

We don’t need any of your help! – Princess Leia

Will somebody get this big walking carpet out of my way? – Princess Leia

Stop that. My hands are dirty. – Princess Leia