May the 4th be with you – Celebrating Star Wars Day
Let’s come together and celebrate the epic adventures of Star Wars, created by George Lucas.
So what’s the famous phrase all about?
‘May the force be with you’ is the phrase we’re all very common with, used to wish an individual or group good luck or good will. The phrase originated in Star Wars: Episode IV A New Hope, and has continued to be a classic part of Star Wars ever since.
The spiritual and mystical element of the Star Wars galaxy is known as ‘the force’. It is described in the original film as ‘an energy field created by all living things that surround us, penetrates us and binds the galaxy together’.
It is believed that ‘may the force be with you’ originated from the Latin phrase ‘dominus vobiscum’, which translates to ‘The Lord be with you’.
Now that you know a bit more about the meaning behind the famous phrase, let’s delve into some of the best Star Wars characters of all time.