The best Quotes from the Star Wars Books

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The best Series Quotes

Rule through the fear of force rather than force itself.

Wilhuff Tarkin in Star Wars Books, Imperial Sourcebook
 
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Daala: "The Rebel Alliance won't know what hit them."
Tarkin: "Oh, they'll know, my dear. Everyone will know. That's the point."

Wilhuff Tarkin in Star Wars Books, Death Star
 
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Someone once said that politics is little more than the systematic organization of hostilities.

PoliticsWilhuff Tarkin in Star Wars Books, Tarkin
 
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Never try to live decently, boy - not unless you're willing to open your life to tragedy and sadness. Live like a beast, and no event, no matter how harrowing, will ever be able to move you.

Wilhuff Tarkin in Star Wars Books, Tarkin
 
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We employ nonhumans wherever they are useful, for now. But mark my words, Raith. Humans are the future.

Wilhuff Tarkin in Star Wars Books, Rogue Planet
 
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Of power, I could tell you much. But the time is not right. I shall only say that the Empire is close to having power such as never before – power of world-shattering proportions, you could say. Mark my words, never again will a citizen of this galaxy watch a moonrise in quite the same way. He will stare at that moon – if such it is – and remember that the Empire is firmly in control.

Wilhuff Tarkin in Star Wars Books, Empire 8: Darklighter
 
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The average citizen deals in symbols, not rational analysis. If we present the citizen with a weapon so powerful, so immense as to defy all conceivable attack against it, a weapon invulnerable and invincible in battle, that shall become the symbol for the Empire. We may need only a handful, perhaps only one of these weapons to subjugate thousands upon thousands of worlds containing millions upon millions of beings.

Wilhuff Tarkin in Star Wars Books, Imperial Sourcebook
 
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Threats of insurrection must be met with strong, centralized power. One must seize the moment, and strike. Forgive the ravings of a lowly lieutenant governor, Supreme Chancellor. Moreover, I realize that it is hardly the Republic's way to answer violence with violence.

Wilhuff Tarkin in Star Wars Books, Cloak of Deception
 
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