The best Quotes from Game of Thrones

The best Quotes from Game of Thrones

Here you can find the best Quotes and Phrases from the Game of Thrones Universe. All Quotes originate either from the HBO series or the books by George R. R. Martin.

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Daenerys Targaryen

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The next time you raise a hand to me will be the last time you have hands.
Daenerys Targaryen - Season 1 Episode 4

House Of The Dragon

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There is no war so hateful to the gods as a war between kin, and no war so bloody as a war between dragons.

Tyrion Lannister

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A mind needs books like a sword needs a whetstone.
Tyrion Lannister - Season 1 Episode 2

Jon Snow

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When enough people make false promises, words stop meaning anything. Then there are no more answers, only better and better lies.
Jon Snow - Season 7 Episode 7

Rhaenyra Targaryen

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Harwin Strong: "You're asleep in front of the Commander of the City Watch. Terrible lack of respect."
Rhaenyra: "A certain insolence runs in the family, I'm afraid."
Rhaenyra Targaryen in House Of The Dragon - Season 1 Episode 6

Petyr Baelish

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Money buys a man's silence for a time, a bolt in the heart buys it forever.
Petyr Baelish - Season 4 Episode 3

Arya Stark

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Leave one wolf alive, and the sheep are never safe.​
Arya Stark - Season 7 Episode 1

Jaqen H'ghar

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Death is certain, the time is not.
Jaqen H'ghar - Season 2 Episode 8


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You waste time trying to get people to love you, you'll end up the most popular dead man in town.
Bronn - Season 3 Episode 7

Cersei Lannister

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When you play the Game of Thrones you win... or you die. There is no middle-ground.
Cersei Lannister - Season 1 Episode 7

Tywin Lannister

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A lion doesn't concern himself with the opinions of the sheep.
Tywin Lannister - Season 1 Episode 7

Sandor "the Hound" Clegane

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Hate's as good a thing as any to keep a person going. Better than most.
Sandor "the Hound" Clegane - Season 4 Episode 5

Eddard Stark

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The man who passes the sentence, should swing the sword.
Eddard Stark - Season 1 Episode 1

Lord Varys

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Power resides where men believe it resides.
Lord Varys - Season 2 Episode 3

Sansa Stark

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When the snows fall and the white winds blow, the lone wolf dies but the pack survives.
Sansa Stark in A Song of Ice and Fire - Season 7 Episode 7

Daemon Targaryen

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Gods. Kings. Fire. And blood. Dreams didn't make us kings. Dragons did.

Margaery Tyrell

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Most women don't know what they like until they've tried it. And sadly, so many of us get to try so little before we're old and grey.
Margaery Tyrell - Season 3 Episode 7

Tormund Giantsbane

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You spent too much time with the Free Folk. Now you don't like kneeling.
Tormund Giantsbane - Season 7 Episode 6

Viserys Targaryen

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Anyone whose tongue dares to question the birth of Princess Rhaenyra's sons should have it removed.
Viserys Targaryen in House Of The Dragon - Season 1 Episode 7

Jorah Mormont

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It's tempting to see your enemies as evil, all of them. But it's good and evil on both sides in every war ever fought.
Jorah Mormont - Season 4 Episode 7

Samwell Tarly

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I am a man of the Night's Watch, Gilly. I made a promise to defend the wall and I have to keep it. Because that's what men do.
Samwell Tarly - Season 4 Episode 9

Joffrey Baratheon

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A king does not ask, he commands.
Joffrey Baratheon - Season 2 Episode 1

Davos Seaworth

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If we don't put aside our enmities and band together, we will die. And then it doesn't matter whose skeleton sits on the Iron Throne.
Davos Seaworth - Season 7 Episode 3

Ramsay Bolton

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If you think this has a happy ending, you haven't been paying attention.
Ramsay Bolton - Season 3 Episode 6

Oberyn Martell

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It is rare to meet a Lannister who shares my enthusiasm for dead Lannisters.
Oberyn Martell - Season 4 Episode 7

Stannis Baratheon

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If I do not press my claim, my claim will be forgotten. I will not become a page in someone else's history book.
Stannis Baratheon - Season 4 Episode 3

Jaime Lannister

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Give my regards to the Night's Watch. I'm sure it will be thrilling. And if it's not, it's only for life.
Jaime Lannister - Season 1 Episode 2

Theon Greyjoy

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Better to be cruel than weak.
Theon Greyjoy - Season 2 Episode 7

Corlys Velaryon

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To elude a storm, you can either sail into it, or around it. But you must never await its coming.
Corlys Velaryon in House Of The Dragon - Season 1 Episode 2

High Sparrow

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Everyone of us is poor and powerless - and yet, together we can overthrow an empire.
High Sparrow - Season 6 Episode 2


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You know nothing, Jon Snow.
Ygritte - Season 3 Episode 5

Olenna Tyrell

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I've known a great many clever men. I've outlived them all. Do you know why? I ignored them.
Olenna Tyrell - Season 7 Episode 2

Euron Graufreud

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Tyrion: "I think we ought to begin with larger concerns."
Euron: "Then why are you talking? You're the smallest concern here."
Euron Graufreud - Season 7 Episode 7

Catelyn Stark

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Show them how it feels to lose what they love!
Catelyn Stark - Season 3 Episode 9

Lyanna Mormont

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House Mormont remembers. The North remembers. We know no king but the king in the North whose name is Stark!
Lyanna Mormont - Season 6 Episode 10

Laenor Velaryon

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Rhaenyra: "You do not desert your post when the storm lashes."
Laenor: "The wise sailor flees the storm as it gathers."
Laenor Velaryon in House Of The Dragon - Season 1 Episode 6

Brienne of Tarth

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Nothing's more hateful than failing to protect the one you love.
Brienne of Tarth - Season 5 Episode 2


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The brighter the flame the darker the shadows are.
Melisandre - Season 2 Episode 4

Beric Dondarrion

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Sandor: "You think carrying a crooked spear makes you a soldier?"
Beric: "No. Fighting in a war makes you a soldier."
Beric Dondarrion - Season 3 Episode 4

Aemon Targaryen

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If we beheaded every ranger who laid with a girl, the Wall would be manned by headless men.
Aemon Targaryen - Season 4 Episode 1

Walder Frey

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I don't need lessons in courtesy from you, bastard! Your mother would still be a milkmaid if I hadn't squirted you into her belly.
Walder Frey - Season 1 Episode 9

Lyonel Strong

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Is it not better to live in peace than to have songs sung after you are dead?
Lyonel Strong in House Of The Dragon - Season 1 Episode 5

Old Nan

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Oh, my sweet summer child, what do you know about fear? Fear is for the winter, when the snows fall a hundred feet deep. Fear is for the long night, when the sun hides for years, and children are born and live and die all in darkness. That is the time for fear, my little lord, when the White Walkers move through the woods... Thousands of years ago, there came a night that lasted a generation. Kings froze to death in their castles, same as the shepherds in their huts, and women smothered their babies rather than see them starve, and wept, and felt their tears freeze on their cheeks. So is this the sort of story that you like?
Old Nan - Season 1 Episode 3

Alicent Hightower

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The war will be fought, many will die, and the victor will eventually ascend the Throne.

Syrio Forel

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There is only one god, and his name is Death. And there is only one thing we say to death: 'Not today.'
Syrio Forel - Season 1 Episode 6

Renly Baratheon

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A man without friends is a man without power.
Renly Baratheon - Season 2 Episode 4

Doran Martell

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You are mother to four of my neices, girls I love very much. For their sake, I hope you live a long and happy life. Speak to me that way again and you won't.
Doran Martell - Season 5 Episode 9

Robert Baratheon

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I'll kill every Targaryen I get my hands on!
Robert Baratheon - Season 1 Episode 2

Maester Luwin

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Too easily, words of war become acts of war.
Maester Luwin - Season 1 Episode 2

Maester Pycelle

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A dying mind is a demented mind, Lord Stark. For alle the weight they're given, the last words are usually as significant as the first words.
Maester Pycelle - Season 1 Episode 4

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What is this brief mortal life if not the pursuit of legacy?
Corlys Velaryon in House Of The Dragon - Season 1 Episode 7
We obviously didn't communicate clearly. We are here to discuss your surrender, not mine.
Daenerys Targaryen - Season 6 Episode 9
These knights are as green as summer grass. None have known real war. Their lords sent them to the tourney field with fists full of steel and balls full of seed and we expect them to act with honor and grace.
Rhaenys Targaryen in House Of The Dragon - Season 1 Episode 1
You just sent the most powerful man in Westeros to bed without his supper.
Tyrion Lannister - Season 3 Episode 10
Stannis: "You're as stubborn as your father... and as honorable."
Jon: "I could imagine no higher praise."
Jon Snow - Season 5 Episode 3