Top 10 George Lucas Quotes

George Lucas(May 14, 1944) is an American filmmaker and director, best known for creating such popular films as Indiana Jones and Star Wars

Here are the George Lucas’s top ten most inspirational quotes:


Dreams are extremely important. You can’t do it unless you imagine it.

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The best way to pursue happiness is to help other people. Nothing else will make you happier. 

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No! Try not. Do, or do not. There is no try.

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Working hard is extremely important. You’re not going to get anywhere without working extremely hard.

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The secret is not to give up hope. It’s very hard not to because if you’re really doing something worthwhile I think you will be pushed to the brink of hopelessness before you come through the other side.

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It’s okay to lose; just don’t lose the lesson.

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Train yourself to let go of the things you fear to lose.

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You have to find something that you love enough to be able to take risks, jump over the hurdles and break through the brick walls that are always going to be placed in front of you. If you don’t have that kind of feeling for what it is you’re doing, you’ll stop at the first giant hurdle.

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Fear is the path to the dark side. Fear leads to anger. Anger leads to hate. Hate leads to suffering.

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Always remember, your focus determines your reality.

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Thank you George Lucas!

Interesting Facts:

  • He sold Lucasfilm Ltd for over $4 billion to Disney and donated most of it to educational charities.
  • He has three adopted children.
  • He worked as an intern at Warner Brothers.
  • Before directing movies, he wanted to be a race car driver.
  • He has a net worth of over $5 billion.

What are some of your favorite quotes?

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