The 25 Mightiest Quotes From The 'God of War’ Franchise

From epic one-liners to terrifying tirades and more, we're ranking the best God of War quotes throughout the entire series. As one of the most popular action-adventure games of all time, God of War first came onto the scene in 2005. It became an instant hit with its innovative gameplay and its emphasis on Greek mythology. A handful of sequels followed, including the immensely popular God of War, which was released in 2018 on the PS4. Popular in large part due to its frantic (and fun) gameplay, there's also something to be said about the game's titular character, Kratos, and his excellent one-liners. What's your favorite God of War quote?

From inspirational to funny to downright sadistic, vote up all the God of War quotes you think are worthy to ascend to Mount Olympus.


  • 1
    582 VOTES

    They Will Not Feel for You

    Kratos: Close your heart to it. On our journey we will be attacked by all manner of creature. Close your heart to their desperation. Close your heart to their suffering. Do not allow yourself to feel for them. They will not feel for you.

    Game: God of War

    Year: 2018

  • 2
    441 VOTES

    Keep Your Expectations Low

    Atreus: Just some stupid pots, and draugr, no magical treasure, and no whetstone.

    Kratos: Keep your expectations low boy, and you'll never be disappointed.

    Game: God of War

    Year: 2018

  • 3
    333 VOTES

    I Am Your Monster No Longer

    Athena: There's nowhere you can hide, Spartan. Put as much distance between you and the truth as you want, it changes nothing. Pretend to be everything you are not: teacher, husband, father. But there is one unavoidable truth you will never escape: You cannot change. You will always be a monster.

    Kratos: I know. But I am your monster no longer.

    Game: God of War

    Year: 2018

  • 4
    258 VOTES

    We Will Fight It

    Kratos: We will fight it.

    Atreus: Why?

    Kratos: Because you are afraid of it.

    Game: God of War

    Year: 2018

  • 5
    248 VOTES

    Lack Of Grief

    Kratos: Mind your tongue, boy! Until our journey is complete, one of us must remain focused! Do not mistake my silence for lack of grief.

    Game: God of War

    Year: 2018

  • 6
    174 VOTES

    I Was Born a God

    Kratos: The Truth. I am a god, boy, from another land, far from here. When I came to these shores, I chose to live as a man. But the truth is... I was born a god. And so were you.

    Game: God of War

    Year: 2018