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Quotes / Darth Bane

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“Don’t count on others for help. In the end each of us is in this alone. The survivors are those who know how to look out for themselves.”
Darth Bane: Path of Destruction

“Eventually even a Dark Lord would wither and die; all the knowledge of the Sith would be lost. If the leader grows weak, another must rise to seize the mantle. One alone would never work. But if the Sith numbered exactly two …Minions and servants could be drawn into the service of the dark side by the temptation of power. They could be given small tastes of what it offered, as an owner might share morsels from the table with his faithful curs. In the end, however, there could be only one true Sith Master. And to serve this Master, there could be only one true apprentice.Two there should be; no more, no less. One to embody the power, the other to crave it. The Rule of Two.”
—The Rule Of Two is born
Darth Bane: Path of Destruction

“Power is a means to an end. It is not an end in itself”
Darth Bane on trying to give his new apprentice a motive for embracing the Dark side
Darth Bane: Rule of Two

Darth Bane: I am not some student cowering in fear before the unimaginable power of the dark side. I am the Dark Lord of the Sith.
Holocron of Darth Andeddu: Your title means nothing to me. I decide who is worthy to learn my secrets, and you are not yet ready. Perhaps you will never be.
Darth Bane: Dynasty of Evil

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