"The murder of the Council was not to gain Dark Jedi. I have quite enought of them to even spare some as normal soldiers. The Council was taken care of because they were a threat towards my rise and it made you go rogue on the Jedi Order. To tell you the truth, Strider, you were my biggest danger when you were with the Jedi. Now as the Jedi no longer trust you except for some exceptions" he said and glanced at Luke before continuing.
"...you are easier to take out, even with your new recruits at your sides" he said and grinned at Strider. The blue eyes were locked to the bright yellow ones. The two powerful force-users would clash eventually. If not here, then later on
"Our posturings, our imagined self-importance,
the delusion that we have some privileged position in the universe,
are challenged by this point of pale light.
Our planet is a lonely speck in the great enveloping cosmic dark.
In our obscurity – in all this vastness – there is no hint that help will come from elsewhere to save us from ourselves."
- Carl Sagan