Favorite Quotes from GOT

In preparation for the new season, I was curious what everyone's favorite (or favourite-- shout out to the UK) quotes were from the show.

One of my favs is from the Hound (low hanging fruit, I know) during the battle of black water only because of how outrageous it comes off:

"Anyone dies with a clean sword, I'll rape his fucking corpse!" Gets me every time!


  • Lyssa: You don't fight with honor.

    Bronn: No. [points to the moon door] He did. 

    That was the first line that floored me 
  • gguenotgguenot CA
    edited July 2017
    trippy said:

    *Quaff*  "mmmnneeeahhhhhhhhhjhhhaaaaa"  *heavy breath* 

    I have no idea what this means but I enjoyed trying to figure it out XD
  • jluzaniajluzania Denver
    edited July 2017
    "I understand that if any more words come pouring out your c*nt mouth, I'm going have to eat every fucking chicken in this room." - The Hound

    The whole sequence is great, but that one stands above all.
  • There's only one quote....

    "You want the good girl, but you need the baaaaad pooosey"

    I'm kidding. It's a horrible quote.
  • cdrivecdrive Houston, TX
    To me the reigning champ of quotes is still:

    Shagga: How would you like to die, Tyrion, son of Tywin?

    Tyrion Lannister: In my own bed, at the age of 80, with a belly full of wine and a girl's mouth around my cock.
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  • It's what I do, I drink and I know things....
  • Vasilnate1Vasilnate1 Salem, MA
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    Im debating between clicking "funny" or "insightful"
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  • DrKenDrKen Chicago
    "I wonder if you're the worst person I've ever met. "

    - Queen of Thorns to Cersei
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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

    Tyrion: And here we have Bronn, son of...
    Bronn: You wouldn't know him.
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  • NoelNoel Dallas, TX
    "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

    For me, far and above the best quote of the entire series. Given by the best character during his best season. But for pure entertainment it's anything by Karl "the fookin legend" Tanner.
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  • bizmarkiefaderbizmarkiefader San Francisco

    I'm going to cheat because this is only in the books but the broken man speech Septon Meribald gives is one of the best things I've ever read and shows how good this series can be (pulled from reddit)
    Meribald said:

    “Ser? My lady?” said Podrick. “Is a broken man an outlaw?”

    “More or less,” Brienne answered.

    Septon Meribald disagreed. “More less than more. There are many sorts of outlaws, just as there are many sorts of birds. A sandpiper and a sea eagle both have wings, but they are not the same. The singers love to sing of good men forced to go outside the law to fight some wicked lord, but most outlaws are more like this ravening Hound than they are the lightning lord. They are evil men, driven by greed, soured by malice, despising the gods and caring only for themselves. Broken men are more deserving of our pity, though they may be just as dangerous. Almost all are common-born, simple folk who had never been more than a mile from the house where they were born until the day some lord came round to take them off to war. Poorly shod and poorly clad, they march away beneath his banners, ofttimes with no better arms than a sickle or a sharpened hoe, or a maul they made themselves by lashing a stone to a stick with strips of hide. Brothers march with brothers, sons with fathers, friends with friends. They’ve heard the songs and stories, so they go off with eager hearts, dreaming of the wonders they will see, of the wealth and glory they will win. War seems a fine adventure, the greatest most of them will ever know.

    “Then they get a taste of battle.

    “For some, that one taste is enough to break them. Others go on for years, until they lose count of all the battles they have fought in, but even a man who has survived a hundred fights can break in his hundred-and-first. Brothers watch their brothers die, fathers lose their sons, friends see their friends trying to hold their entrails in after they’ve been gutted by an axe.

    “They see the lord who led them there cut down, and some other lord shouts that they are his now. They take a wound, and when that’s still half-healed they take another. There is never enough to eat, their shoes fall to pieces from the marching, their clothes are torn and rotting, and half of them are shitting in their breeches from drinking bad water.

    “If they want new boots or a warmer cloak or maybe a rusted iron halfhelm, they need to take them from a corpse, and before long they are stealing from the living too, from the smallfolk whose lands they’re fighting in, men very like the men they used to be. They slaughter their sheep and steal their chickens, and from there it’s just a short step to carrying off their daughters too. And one day they look around and realize all their friends and kin are gone, that they are fighting beside strangers beneath a banner that they hardly recognize. They don’t know where they are or how to get back home and the lord they’re fighting for does not know their names, yet here he comes, shouting for them to form up, to make a line with their spears and scythes and sharpened hoes, to stand their ground. And the knights come down on them, faceless men clad all in steel, and the iron thunder of their charge seems to fill the world…

    “And the man breaks.

    “He turns and runs, or crawls off afterward over the corpses of the slain, or steals away in the black of night, and he finds someplace to hide. All thought of home is gone by then, and kings and lords and gods mean less to him than a haunch of spoiled meat that will let him live another day, or a skin of bad wine that might drown his fear for a few hours. The broken man lives from day to day, from meal to meal, more beast than man. Lady Brienne is not wrong. In times like these, the traveler must beware of broken men, and fear them…but he should pity them as well.”

    When Meribald was finished a profound silence fell upon their little band. Brienne could hear the wind rustling through a clump of pussywillows, and farther off the faint cry of a loon. She could hear Dog panting softly as he loped along beside the septon and his donkey, tongue lolling from his mouth. The quiet stretched and stretched, until finally she said, “How old were you when they marched you off to war?”

    “Why, no older than your boy,” Meribald replied. “Too young for such, in truth, but my brothers were all going, and I would not be left behind. Willam said I could be his squire, though Will was no knight, only a potboy armed with a kitchen knife he’d stolen from the inn. He died upon the Stepstones, and never struck a blow. It was fever did for him, and for my brother Robin. Owen died from a mace that split his head apart, and his friend Jon Pox was hanged for rape.”

    “The War of the Ninepenny Kings?” asked Hyle Hunt.

    “So they called it, though I never saw a king, nor earned a penny. It was a war, though. That it was.”

  • akritenbrinkakritenbrink Lynnwood, WA (Seattle area)
    Cersei- "I choose violence"

  • DrKenDrKen Chicago

    Cersei- "I choose violence"

    The thing that always bugged me about that scene (and it's a great line) but in the pre-season trailers they used a different take that was her being more confident and badass about it.

    The take they used in the actual episode was less confident and more about her making a choice she didn't seem as sure of.

    Still, a great line.
  • akritenbrinkakritenbrink Lynnwood, WA (Seattle area)
    I think she's fairly confident, although I think with her there is always an undercurrent of fear as well, but there is a lot going on in her face there because she's talking to her cousin and former lover. But yeah, it was weird how they used a different version in the trailers.
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