Watto Quotes in Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999)


Watto Quotes:

  • Watto: How are you going to pay for all this?

    Qui-Gon Jinn: I have twenty thousand Republic dataries.

    Watto: Republic credits? Republic credits are no good out here. I need something more real.

    Qui-Gon Jinn: I don't have anything else...

    [waves hand]

    Qui-Gon Jinn: But credits will do fine.

    Watto: No, they won't-a.

    [Qui-Gon waves his hand more firmly]

    Qui-Gon Jinn: Credits will do fine.

    Watto: No, they won't-a! What? You think you're some kind of Jedi, waving your hand around like that? I'm a Toydarian. Mind tricks don't work on me. Only money. No money, no parts, no deal!

  • Qui-Gon Jinn: I have... acquired a pod in a game of chance. The fastest ever built.

    Watto: I hope you didn't kill anyone I know for it.

  • Watto: I want to see your spaceship the moment the race is over.

    Qui-Gon Jinn: Patience, my blue friend.

  • Watto: [to Anakin] Better stop your friend's betting or I'll end up owning him, too.

  • [Anakin visits Watto's place on Tatooine. The following dialogue between Anakin and Watto is in Huttese]

    Anakin Skywalker: Chut, chut, Watto.

    [Excuse me, Watto]

    Watto: Ke Booda?


    Watto: Di nova, "Chut, chut."

    [I said, "Excuse me."]

    Watto: [turns to his pit droids] Go ana bopa!

    [Translation: "Shut Down". The pit droids obey]

    Anakin Skywalker: Ding mi chasa hopa.

    [Translation: "Let me help you with that". Anakin starts to fidget with a piece of equipment]

    Watto: Ke booda? Yo baan pee hota. No wega mi condorta. Kin chasa du Jedi. No bata tu tu.

    [What? I don't know you... What can I do for you? You look like a Jedi. Whatever it is... I didn't do it]

    Anakin Skywalker: Mi boska di Shmi Skywalker.

    [I'm looking for Shmi Skywalker]

    Anakin Skywalker: [Watto eyes Anakin, and then Padme and starts speaking English]

    Watto: Annie? Little Annie? Naaah!

    [the piece of equipment Anakin has been tinkering with comes to life]

    Watto: You are Annie! It is you! Ya sure sprouted! Weehoo! A Jedi! Waddya know? Hey, maybe you couldda help wit some deadbeats who owe me a lot of money...

    Anakin Skywalker: My mother...

    Watto: Oh, yeah. Shmi... she's not mine no more. I sold her.

    Anakin Skywalker: Sold her?

    Watto: Years ago. Sorry, Annie, but you know, business is business. Sold her to a moisture farmer named Lars. Least I think it was Lars. Believe it or not, I heard he freed her and married her. Can ya beat that?

    Anakin Skywalker: Do you know where they are?

    Watto: Long way from here... someplace over on the other side of Mos Eisley, I think...

    Anakin Skywalker: I'd like to know.

    Watto: Yeah... sure... absolutely. Let's go look in my records.

  • Anakin: I'm a Jedi.

    Watto: A Jedi. Whaddya know?

  • Anakin: Mem boshka de Shmi Skywalker.

    [I'm looking for Shmi Skywalker]

    Watto: Ani? Little Ani? It is you!

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