General Grievous is most famous for being a Jedi-killing, lightsaber-stealing villain in the Star Wars franchise…
But of course, we also know him for having some excellent quotes and one-liners.
Trained by Count Dooku, he boasts plenty of precise fighting skills that endanger the Jedi of the Galactic Republic, and also some truly evil lines we love.
So, here is a collection of our favourite, most memorable General Grievous quotes from both the movies and Clone Wars:
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The Best General Grievous Quotes (Our Faves!)
Below are the best, most famous quotes from the master villain himself:
“Your lightsabers will make a fine addition to my collection.” Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith
“Army or not, you must realize you are doomed!” Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith
“General Grievous: Anakin Skywalker. I expected someone with your reputation to be a little… older.
Anakin Skywalker: General Grievous… you’re shorter than I expected.
General Grievous: Jedi scum!” Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith
“Obi-Wan Kenobi: Hello there!
General Grievous: General Kenobi!” Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith
“You lose, General Kenobi!” Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith
“That wasn’t much of a rescue.” Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith
“Crush them! Make them suffer!” Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith
“Back away! I will deal with this Jedi slime myself.” Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith
“Be thankful, Viceroy, that you have not found yourself in my grip. Your ship is waiting.” Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith
General Grievous Quotes from Star Wars: The Clone Wars
Since General Grievous primarily fought in the Clone Wars, a bulk of his best lines are actually in the Clone Wars TV series. Below is a compilation of our favourite lines:
“I wield great power, Jedi fool!” Season 1, Episode 10 “Lair of Grievous”
“I’m no errand boy. I am not in this war for Dooku’s politics. I am the leader of the most powerful droid army the galaxy has ever seen.” Season 2, Episode 9 “Grievous Intrigue”
“Obi-Wan Kenobi: What have you to show for all your power, what have you to gain?
General Grievous: The future. A future where there are no Jedi. The story of Obi-Wan Kenobi ends here!” Season 2, Episode 9 “Grievous Intrigue”
“Eeth Koth: Your reputation precedes you, General. The reputation of a coward, and a murderer.
General Grievous : Murderer? Is it murder to rid the galaxy of you Jedi filth?” Season 2, Episode 9 “Grievous Intrigue”
“You have no idea of the power that is in my grasp.” Season 4, Episode 4 “Shadow Warrior”
“How does it feel to DIE?” Season 4, Episode 4 “Shadow Warrior”
“I have always been greater than you. Enough of this. You think you can defeat me? You’re nothing.” Season 4, Episode 19 “Massacre”
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