- "Well, officially were not allowed to disrespect aliens, either. I say officially, because that what's the General Orders say we're supposed to do. But that's not always what we really do."
"You dislike nonhumans?"
- ―Eli Vanto and Thrawn discussing xenophobia in the Empire
The General Orders were a set of orders in the Galactic Empire's Imperial Military that instructed military personnel not to disrespect aliens. However, the Imperial Cadet Eli Vanto explained to the Chiss Thrawn that these orders were often flouted by Imperial personnel due to endemic xenophobia.
- Thrawn (First mentioned)