The Best Brienne of Tarth Quotes

With “Game of Thrones” George R.R. Martin crafted a universe full of (tons and tons and tons) complicated and complex characters. Many of the main characters have strong, individualized voices and even out of context, almost any quote can be quickly placed to its speaker. In a world of dozens of characters that is no small feat. Brienne's quotes are often strong, defiant, and proud.

Brienne of Tarth is a strong soldier and the daughter of Lord Selwyn Tarth. She is played by Gwendoline Christie on the HBO show Game of Thrones. Brienne pledges fealty to Catelyn Stark after Catelyn defends Brienne's honor as a soldier. Brienne vows to return Sansa and Arya Stark to their mother by any means possible. She also grows close to Jaime Lannister when she returns him to King's Landing.

What are some of Brienne's best quotes? Brienne often puts Jaime Lannister in his place and isn't afraid to back down from a fight.

What are your favorite lines from Brienne of Tarth? Vote up the best Brienne quotes below and follow Ranker of Thrones for more quotes from your favorite GoT characters.

  • 1
    76 VOTES

    You Don't Scare Me

    “All my life men like you have sneered at me. And all my life I've been knocking men like you into the dust.”
    76 votes
  • 2
    38 VOTES

    Don't Believe the Hype

    “Maybe you were as good as people said... once. Or maybe people just love to overpraise a famous name.”
    38 votes
  • 3
    31 VOTES


    Photo: Wikimedia Commons / CC-BY
    “You need trust to have a truce.”
    31 votes
  • 4
    46 VOTES

    Hey Lady

    Hey Lady
    Video: YouTube
    “I'm no Lady.”
    46 votes
  • 5
    23 VOTES


    Photo: Wikimedia Commons / CC-BY
    “Your crimes are past forgiveness, Kingslayer.”
    23 votes
  • 6
    25 VOTES

    Serving Renly Baratheon

    Serving Renly Baratheon
    Video: YouTube
    “Your Grace, I ask the honor of a place in your Kingsguard... will be one of your seven, pledge my life to yours, and keep you safe from all harm.”
    25 votes