May The 4th Be With You

May 4th: Star Wars Day

This day celebrates the saga created by George Lucas. At first the celebration was observed by the fans of the movies, but soon the holiday spread quickly through media and grassroots celebrations.The date was chosen for the easy pun on the catchphrase "May the Force be with you" as "May the Fourth be with you", while the 25 of May is the Star Wars Day. Even though the holiday was not actually established by Lucasfilm, many Star Wars fans across the world have chosen to celebrate it. 
The following day, May 5, has come to be called "Revenge of the Fifth", a play on Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith. On this day, the fans join the "Dark Side" by celebrating the Sith Lords from the Star Wars series.

The Force

The Force is a metaphysical and ubiquitous power in the Star Wars fictional universe. It is wielded by characters in the franchise's films and in many of its spin-off books, games, and comics. In the story, the Jedi utilizes the "light side" of the Force, while the Sith exploit what is known as the "dark side". The Force has been compared to aspects of several world religions, and the iconic phrase has become part of the popular culture vernacular.
"Well, the Force is what gives a Jedi his power. It's an energy field created by all living things. It surrounds us and penetrates us; it binds the galaxy together."
[Obi-Wan Kenobi]

May the Force be with you.

"May the Force be with you" is an iconic expression from the Star Wars movies used to wish luck or good will, generally when individuals parted ways or the object of the expression was facing some sort of imminent challenge. The phrase implied the speaker's wish that the power of the Force would be working alongside the addressee, in order that the addressee's goals would be accomplished more effectively.
Multiple Star Wars characters say "May the Force be with you" or derivatives:
  • Qui-Gon Jinn wished Anakin Skywalker "May the Force be with you" shortly before the start of the Boonta Eve Classic.
  • Jedi Master Obi-Wan Kenobi used the phrase throughout his life, including at the end of his message sent through the Jedi beacon, warning any possible survivors of Order 66 that the Galactic Republic had turned against the Jedi and that those who remained should not return to the Jedi Temple.
  • He later told Luke Skywalker, "The Force will be with you. Always" during the Battle of Yavin.
  • Skywalker would later wished Lando Calrissian and Chewbacca "May the Force be with You" before they started their search to locate Boba Fett and to rescue their comrade Han Solo from being frozen in carbonite.
  • The Guardian of the Whills Chirrut Îmwe used a variation of this phrase, "May the Force of Others be with you," during his time proselytizing on the streets of Jedha.
  • During the theft of the Death Star plans, Sergeant Jyn Erso of Rogue One said to her team "May the Force be with us."
  • Admiral Raddus said "Rogue One, may the Force be with you," at a tribute to the squad when the surviving members were wiped out on Scarif by the Death Star.
  • Shortly before the Battle of Yavin, while overviewing the plan to destroy the Death Star, General Jan Dodonna told the Rebel pilots.
  • Similarly, Han Solo said it to Skywalker while preparing to leave Yavin 4, despite not being a strong believer in the Force.
  • The phrase was later used by Admiral Gial Ackbar before the Battle of Endor, saying "May the Force be with us."
  • Prior to her departure in the Millennium Falcon to seek out Luke Skywalker, General Leia Organa told Rey.
Every Time May The Force Be With You is said in Star Wars. Source: Movie Pilot
"May the Force be with them all." 
Sources: Wikipedia - Starwars.wikia.com 
Image credits: Lucasfilm Ltd. 

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