Best Game of Thrones Quotes For All the Nostalgic Fans

In 2011, Game of Thrones, an adaptation of George R. R. Martin’s series of fantasy novels A Song of Ice and Fire, debuted on television. In all its eight seasons, the TV series attracted a substantial fan base from viewers all over the globe.

Set on the fictional continents of Westeros and Essos, Game of Thrones tackles power, corruption, morality, faith, family, honor, and legacy. It also reels audiences in its fascinating realms of exiled queens, warlords, gods, monsters, and dragons.

Throughout its run, Game of Thrones won 59 Primetime Emmy Awards, which is the most number of wins for a drama series. Cited as one of the best TV shows of all time, it continues to be a top favorite up to this day, despite the backlash of the 2019 finale.

Watching Game of Thrones not only gives you a riveting story, commendable acting, complex characters, and impressive visuals, it also showcases strong, unforgettable dialogues delivered by its talented cast.

Let’s revisit the show’s profundity with these memorable Game of Thrones quotes.

People work together when it suits them. They’re loyal when it suits them. They love each other when it suits them, and they kill each other when it suits them. – Orell

Never forget what you are, for surely the world will not. Make it your strength. Then it can never be your weakness. Armour yourself in it, and it will never be used to hurt you. – Tyrion Lannister

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If you ever call me sister again, I’ll have you strangled in your sleep. – Cersei Lannister

When you play the game of thrones, you win or you die. – Cersei Lannister

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Nothing isn’t better or worse than anything. Nothing is just nothing. – Arya Stark

A dragon is not a slave. – Daenerys Targaryen

It’s not easy being drunk all the time. If it were easy, everyone would do it. – Tyrion Lannister

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I will hurt you for this. A day will come when you think you are safe and happy, and your joy will turn to ashes in your mouth. And you will know the debt is paid. – Tyrion Lannister

You’re no son of mine. – Tywin Lannister

I will do what queens do, I will rule. – Daenerys Targaryen

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Some men want whores on the eve of battle, and some want gods. – Jon Snow

House Mormont remembers. The North remembers. We know no king but the King in the North whose name is Stark. I don’t care if he’s a bastard. Ned Stark’s blood runs through his veins. He’s my king from this day until his last day. – Lyanna Mormont

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The White Walkers don’t care if a man’s free folk or crow. We’re all the same to them, meat for their army. But together we can beat them. – Jon Snow

When the snows fall and the white winds blow, the lone wolf dies but the pack survives. – Sansa Stark

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Night gathers, and now my watch begins. It shall not end until my death. I shall take no wife, hold no lands, father no children. I shall wear no crowns and win no glory. I shall live and die at my post. I am the sword in the darkness. I am the watcher on the walls. I am the shield that guards the realms of men. I pledge my life and honor to the Night’s Watch, for this night and all the nights to come. ―The Night’s Watch Oath

Winter is coming.- Ned Stark

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Hate’s as good a thing as any to keep a person going. Better than most. – Sandor ‘The Hound’ Clegane

Bastards are born of passion, aren’t they? We don’t despise them in Dorne. – Oberyn Martell

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The gods have no mercy, that’s why they’re gods. – Cersei Lannister

When you tear out a man’s tongue, you are not providing him a liar, you’re only telling the world that you fear what he might say. – Tyrion Lannister

You’re mine. Mine, as I’m yours. And if we die, we die. All men must die, Jon Snow. But first we’ll live. – Ygritte

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I will take what is mine, with fire and blood! – Daenerys Targaryen

The thing we love destroy us every time, lad. Remember that. – Jeor Mormont

A lion doesn’t concern itself with the opinion of sheep. – Tywin Lannister

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The man who passes the sentence should swing the sword. – Ned Stark

All halls lead somewhere. Where there is a way in, there is a way out. Fear cuts deeper than swords. – Arya Stark

All my life men like you have sneered at me. And all my life I’ve been knocking men like you into the dust. – Lady Brienne of Tarth

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In a room sit three great men, a king, a priest, and a rich man. Between them stands a common sellsword. Each great man bids the sellsword slay the other two. Who lives, who dies? Power resides where men believe it resides. It’s a trick, a shadow on the wall, and a very small man can cast a very large shadow. – Lord Varys

A very small man can cast a very large shadow. – Lord Varys

Chaos isn’t a pit, chaos is a ladder. Only the ladder is real. The climb is all there is. – Petyr Baelish

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A girl gives a man his own name? – Jaqen H’ghar

There is a beast in every man and it stirs when you put a sword in his hand. – Ser Jorah Mormont

I am a Khaleesi of the Dothraki. I am the wife of the great Khal and I carry his son inside me. The next time you raise a hand to me will be the last time you have hands. – Daenerys Targaryen

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For the watch. – Alliser Thorne

Turn us away, and we will burn you first. – Daenerys Targaryen

Money buys a man’s silence for a time. A bolt in the heart buys it forever. – Petyr “Littlefinger” Baelish

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It is rare to meet a Lannister who shares my enthusiasm for dead Lannisters. – Oberyn Martell

My sweet, silly wife. I have only loved one woman, only one, in my entire life. Your sister. – Petyr “Littlefinger” Baelish

The more people you love, the weaker you are. – Cersei Lannister

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The world is overflowing with horrible things, but they’re all tray of cakes next to death. – Olenna Tyrell

There is only one God and his name is Death. And there is only one thing we say to Death: “Not today”. – Syrio Forel

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Tears aren’t a woman’s weapon. The best one is between your legs. – Cersei Lannister

All men must die, but we are not men. – Daenerys Targaryen

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My mind is my weapon. My brother has his sword, King Robert has his warhammer and I have my mind…and a mind needs books as a sword needs a whetstone if it is to keep its edge. That’s why I read so much. – Tyrion Lannister

You know nothing, Jon Snow. – Ygritte

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Some old wounds never truly heal, and bleed again at the slightest word. – Ned Stark

The things I do for love. – Jaime Lannister

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Death is so terribly final, while life is full of possibilities. – Tyrion Lannister

A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies. The man who doesn’t read lives only one. – Jojen Reed

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I’m a monster, as well as a dwarf. You should charge me double. – Tyrion Lannister

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It is a big and beautiful world. Most of us live and die in the same corner where we were born and never get to see any of it. I don’t want to be most of us. – Oberyn Martell

My mother taught me not to throw stones at cripples… but father taught me: aim for their head! – Ramsay Bolton

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We don’t get to choose whom we love. – Jaime Lannister

I think mothers and father made up the gods because they wanted their children to sleep through the night. – Davos Seaworth

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When dead men and worse come hunting… You think it matters who sits on the iron throne? – Jeor Mormont

I learned how to die a long time ago. – Ned Stark

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This is not the day I die. – Oberyn Martell

If you think this has a happy ending, you haven’t been paying attention. – Ramsay Bolton

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The mad king did as he liked. Has your Uncle Jaime ever told you what happened to him? – Tyrion Lannister

Stick ’em with the pointy end. – Arya Stark

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I’m Sansa Stark of Winterfell. This is my home. And you can’t frighten me. – Sansa Stark

A man with no motive is a man no one suspects. Always keep your foes confused. – Littlefinger

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It’s the family name that lives on. It’s all that lives on. – Tywin Lannister

What we don’t know is what usually gets us killed. – Petyr Baelish

The powerful have always preyed on the powerless, that’s how they became powerful in the first place. – Tyrion Lannister

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The Lannisters send their regards. – Roose Bolton

Power resides where men believe it resides. It’s a trick, a shadow on the wall. And a very small man can cast a very large shadow. – Lord Varys 

Please don’t eat the help! – Tyrion Lannister

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If they’re half as ferocious as their lady, the Boltons are doomed. – Davos Seaworth

So I prayed to the gods “Take him away, make him die”. – Catelyn Stark

SHAME! SHAME! SHAME! – Septa Unella

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I’ve been worrying about Jon for years, he always comes back.” – Samwell Tarly

Drinking and lust, no man can match me in these things. I am the god of tits and wine. – Tyrion Lannister

You’re going to die tomorrow, Lord Bolton. Sleep well. – Sansa Stark

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Are you afraid? Good. You’re in the great game now. And the great game’s terrifying. The only people who aren’t afraid of failure are madmen like your father. – Tyrion Lannister

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The good lords are dead, and the rest are monsters. – Brienne of Tarth

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