All Knights must bleed. Blood is the seal of our devotion.KnightsGeorge R. R. Martin in A Song of Ice and Fire - A Feast for Crows
When the snows fall and the white winds blow, the lone wolf dies but the pack survives.Team, Snow, WolvesSansa Stark in A Song of Ice and Fire, Season 7 Episode 7
And who are you, the proud lord said,
that I must bow so low?
Only a cat of a different coat,
that's all the truth I know.
In a coat of gold or a coat of red,
a lion still has claws,
And mine are long and sharp, my lord,
as long and sharp as yours.
And so he spoke, and so he spoke,
that lord of Castamere,
But now the rains weep o'er his hall,
with no one there to hear.
Yes now the rains weep o'er his hall,
and not a soul to hear.
'You know nothing, Jon Snow'
All that Syrio Forel had taught her went racing through her head. Swift as a deer. Quiet as a shadow. Fear cuts deeper than swords. Quick as a snake. Calm as still water. Fear cuts deeper than swords. The man who fears losing has already lost. Fear cuts deeper than swords.FearGeorge R. R. Martin in A Song of Ice and Fire - A Game of Thrones
'A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies,' said Jojen. 'The man who never reads lives only once.'Imagination, ReadingGeorge R. R. Martin in A Song of Ice and Fire - A Dance with Dragons
When you tear out a man's tongue, you are not proving him a liar, you're only telling the world that you fear what he might say.CensorshipGeorge R. R. Martin in A Song of Ice and Fire - A Clash of Kings