We cannot change the past, and we may never find forgiveness in the future, but inaction damns us all.Uther Lightbringer in World of Warcraft, Shadowlands
Imbued with the strength of those who defied Domination. That which sought to bind us will be made anew. Behold the Crown of Wills!World of Warcraft, Shadowlands
Arthas. I died trying to stop that monster, only to wake up haunted by one with my face.Sylvanas Windrunner in World of Warcraft, Shadowlands
I only hope my friends will remember me as I was. Not what you made me to be.Anduin Wrynn in World of Warcraft, Shadowlands
When Arthas struck me down, Frostmourne shattered my soul. But it was not divided into one part that was noble and another that was cruel.
Rather, it was as if a portion of my consciousness remained frozen in time while the rest of my soul carried on.
Sylvanas: "Join us willingly or be made to serve!"
Anduin: "I thought you believed in free will, Sylvanas."
Sylvanas: "We've never had free will, little lion. But that is about to change."
Anduin: "I will not become an instrument of death."
Sylvanas: "So you favour life, is that it? That momentary flicker, every cruel second spent delaying the inevitable in an endless war that you, like every Wrynn before you, will not survive."
A crossbow? I prefer to strike my enemies face to face.Thrall in World of Warcraft, Shadowlands
Beyond the veil lies the Shadowlands, where every soul has its place.World of Warcraft, Shadowlands
Devos: "Remember what he did and take your vengeance."
Uther: "Not vengeance.... justice!"
No life is worth living if we cannot be true to our nature.Baine Bloodhoof in World of Warcraft, Battle for Azeroth
Icecrown... a monument to our suffering. The veil between life and death. Where a usurper sits on a Frozen Throne. But no king rules forever.Sylvanas Windrunner in World of Warcraft, Shadowlands
Anduin: "Only one of us wanted this war."
Sylvanas: "You call for peace when it suits you, little lion. But you're quick enough to kill."
Imprisoned for ten thousand years. Banished from my own homeland. And now, you dare enter my realm. You are not prepared!Illidan Stormrage in World of Warcraft, The Burning Crusade
Sylvanas Windrunner: "All their hope dies with you."
Varok Saurfang: "You cannot kill hope. Hope remains."
When this war began, I thought we were fighting for peace. But we're just fighting.FightingAnduin Wrynn in World of Warcraft, Battle for Azeroth
Ours is a cycle of hatred. Alliances forged and broken. We have paid the price for sharing this world, and we have forgotten what makes us strong.Sylvanas Windrunner in World of Warcraft, Battle for Azeroth
I understand the cruelty of fate better than anyone.Sylvanas Windrunner in World of Warcraft, Battle for Azeroth
You have spent a lifetime fighting for the dream of what Azeroth could be. Now, you must fight for what it is.Illidan Stormrage in World of Warcraft, Legion
The hunter is nothing without the hunt.Illidan Stormrage in World of Warcraft, Legion
To ask why we fight is to ask why leaves fall - it is in their nature. Perhaps there is a better question: Why do we fight? To protect home and family, to preserve balance and bring harmony. For my kind the true question is: What is worth fighting for?World of Warcraft, Mists of Pandaria
It was power I sought... but not to conquer or rule. It was a means to an end, to save Azeroth from an unstoppable foe.Illidan Stormrage in World of Warcraft, Legion
Pain. Agony. My hatred burns through the cavernous deeps. The world heaves with my torment. Its wretched kingdoms quake beneath my rage. But at last the whole of Azeroth will break and all will burn beneath the shadow of my wings!Deathwing in World of Warcraft, Cataclysm
Tell them only that the Lich King is dead and that Bolvar Fordragon, died with him! Now go - leave this place and never return!Bolvar Fordragon in World of Warcraft, Wrath of the Lich King
The world of the living can no longer comfort me. Place the crown upon my head, Tirion! Forever more, I will be the jailer of the damned.Bolvar Fordragon in World of Warcraft, Wrath of the Lich King
Without its masters command the restless Scourge will become an even greater threat to this world. Control must be maintained. There must always be a Lich King.Terenas Menethil in World of Warcraft, Wrath of the Lich King
Come in all your power and glory! For in the final hour, all must serve the one true king.Arthas Menethil in World of Warcraft, Wrath of the Lich King
Four years have passed since the mortal races banded together and stood united against the might of the Burning Legion. Though Azeroth was saved, the tenuous pact between the Horde and the Alliance has all but evaporated. The drums of war thunder once again.World of Warcraft
Thrall: "I left that life behind. I'm no one's savior. I will not lead the Horde."
Varok: "I didn't ask. But I hoped you would at least fight for it."
Zekhan: "This be my first battle. What should I do?"
Varok: "Don't die."
Zekhan: "Yes, of course, but... if I do fall, may it be with honor."
Varok: "There will be no glory today. Only pain."
I do not rely on strength alone, Garrosh, my power is all around you.Thrall in World of Warcraft, Warlords of Draenor
Varok: "We could not fill the chasm between the Horde and Alliance if we labored a thousand years. You know this."
Anduin: "Then what are we fighting for?"
Vol'jin: "Death will claim me soon."
Sylvanas: "In the end, death claims us all. But the Horde will live on."
All who challenge me will burn in the fires of my hatred!Garrosh Hellscream in World of Warcraft, Mists of Pandaria
I have never trusted you, Sylvanas. Nor would I have ever imagined in our darkest time that you would be da one to save us. Da spirits have granted me clarity, a vision, dey whisper a name. Many will not undastand. But you must step out of da shadows and lead. You must be Warchief.Vol'jin in World of Warcraft, Legion
I am willing to end this bloodshed. But know this, if your Horde fails to uphold honor, as Garrosh did, we will end you!Varian Wrynn in World of Warcraft, Mists of Pandaria
My son, a terrible darkness has returned to our world. As before, it seeks to annihilate everything that we hold dear. I go to face it, knowing I may not return. All my life I have lived by the sword. I've seen kingdoms burn, and watched brave heroes die in vain. It's been difficult for me to trust after losing so much. But from you I have learned patience, tolerance, and faith. Anduin, I now believe as you do, that peace is the noblest aspiration. But to preserve it, you must be willing to fight!Varian Wrynn in World of Warcraft, Legion
You will be remembered as the king who sacrificed his life for nothing.Gul'dan in World of Warcraft, Legion
Once before, you and I stood side by side on the slopes of Mount Hyjal. That World Tree did not fall because the Horde and the Alliance worked together.Jaina Proudmoore in World of Warcraft, Battle for Azeroth
My son, the day you were born, the very forests of Lordaeron whispered the name... Arthas. My child, I watched with pride as you grew into a weapon of righteousness. Remember, our line has always ruled with wisdom and strength, and I know you will show restraint when exercising your great power. But the truest victory, my son, is stirring the hearts of your people. I tell you this, for when my days have come to an end, you shall be King.Terenas Menethil in World of Warcraft, Wrath of the Lich King
The Horde needs its true Warchief now, more than ever.Vol'jin in World of Warcraft, Mists of Pandaria
Terenas: "No king rules forever, my son."
Arthas: "I see... only darkness before me."
We wage war while the Earth Mother dies. We have forgotten what truly matters, and my heart can bear it no longer.Baine Bloodhoof in World of Warcraft, Battle for Azeroth
No one, not even a king, is more important than the Alliance.Anduin Wrynn in World of Warcraft, Legion
We bled. Now, we heal. We mourned. Now, we celebrate. For the Horde!Baine Bloodhoof in World of Warcraft, Legion
Look around you, this world is dying. I can't have limits!Thrall in World of Warcraft, Cataclysm
The moonlight can bring rest to your weary souls in this forgotten place.Tyrande Whisperwind in World of Warcraft
The darkness surrounds you, the light of Elune is your only salvation.Tyrande Whisperwind in World of Warcraft
There is nothing left for you here, nothing but death and sorrow.Tyrande Whisperwind in World of Warcraft
Blood and thunder, champions of the Horde! We fight on this day for our fallen brothers and sisters! Mourn them not for they all died with honor in their hearts! Though we face great conflict, our might combined shall obliterate those who would oppose us! The grave injustices committed against the Horde will be met by an unstoppable force of reckoning!War SpeechesThrall in World of Warcraft