“The whole Rebellion was a highly illegal action bordering on treason, sweetheart,” he reminded her. “When the rules don’t work, you break ’em.” Timothy Zahn, The Last Command [Amazon, Bookshop, Publisher] Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Tumblr (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to email a link to a friend (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading... Consider also: “He’s a fanatic and you know it; he identifies so fully with his public image as a savior of lives that he’s simply had to make a psychological break with reality.” “Then I am alone, he told himself. I am the last of the Jedi. He seemed to hear Ben’s voice, faint and indistinct, as if from a great distance. ‘Not the last of the old Jedi, Luke. The first of the new.'” “It was, he supposed, a generally useful trait for a Jedi to be able to see both sides of an argument.” If thinking doesn’t end with action, it’s useless. Taking action is why we think. This is my fault for being the departmental computer guy: when the machines break, I wave my dead chicken and write voodoo words on their keyboards until they work again.