Total Nerd 'Game Of Thrones' Quotes You Can Actually Slide Into Normal Conversation  

Maggie Clancy
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Everyone and their mother is watching the cultural juggernaut that is Game of Thrones, which means a lot of the show's famous phrases have made their way into everyday chit-chat. Fans' favorite Game of Thrones characters have birthed some of the greatest one-liners, and throwing them into casual conversation is a fun wink to the show. 

Even some of the worst characters on Game of Thrones have had some of the best lines, and they are worth quoting, too. From the Hound's love of a certain profanity to House catch-phrases, here are the best quotes from Game of Thrones.

1
302 17
"I drink and I know things."

-Tyrion Lannister

2
213 35
"There is only one thing we say to death - not today."

-Syrio Forel

3
190 28
"If you think this has a happy ending, you haven't been paying attention."

-Ramsay Bolton

4
207 36
"You're not interesting enough to be offensive."

-Brienne of Tarth

5
173 37
"A lion doesn't concern himself with the opinion of sheep."

-Tywin Lannister

6
190 48
"C*nt"

-The Hound

7
155 39
"The man who passes the sentence should swing the sword."

-Eddard Stark

8
151 39
"I'm a slow learner, it's true. But I learn."

-Sansa Stark

9
149 43
"Winter is coming."

-Literally everyone, but mostly the Starks and Jon Snow

10
131 33
"Anyone can be killed."

-Arya Stark

11
122 28
"And now my watch is ended."

-Jon Snow

12
143 41
"The night is dark and full of terrors."

-Melisandre

13
117 27
"I made a choice, and I chose wrong."

-Theon Greyjoy

14
125 32
"Hold the door!"

-Hodor

15
130 36
"I want her to know it was me."

-Olenna Tyrell

16
125 38
"The things I do for love."

-Jaime Lannister, repeated by Bran Stark years later.

17
135 54
"You Know Nothing, Jon Snow."

-Ygritte

18
100 41
"Chaos is a ladder."

-Petyr "Littlefinger" Baelish

19
100 45
"The North remembers."

-Northerners, most memorably Arya Stark.

20
98 44
"When you play a game of thrones, you win or you die."

-Cersei Lannister

21
82 49
"You want a queen, earn her."

-Cersei Lannister

22
81 58
"A girl has no name"

-Arya Stark

23
82 62
"Dracarys"

-Danerys Targaryen

24
76 57
"Look, the pie!"

-Margaery Tyrell

25
65 54
"A Lannister always pays his debts."

-The Lannisters, mostly Jaime Lannister