"That’s what this story is about. Don’t you understand? You are more than a man, now. You are a symbol of everything that is good in the galaxy. In this horrific civil war, don’t you see how much good that image of you can do? You give people hope. You set an example that they can aspire and live up to. Just by existing, you make people want to be better than they are.”
"But it’s not me. It’s just some made-up guy using my name. A holothriller hero. A storybook prince."
"If you say so."
from Luke Skywalker and the Shadows of Mindor by Matthew Stover
Geptun and Luke Skywalker discussing Luke’s unasked for reputation