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The Best Maester Aemon Quotes  

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Here are the best Maester Aemon quotes from HBO's Game of Thrones. Played by the late British actor Peter Vaughan, Maester Aemon is one of the last Targaryens who serves as maester at Castle Black. There, he is one of Lord Commander Jeor Mormont's closest advisors in the Night's Watch and becomes a mentor to Jon Snow. What is your favorite quote from Maester Aemon?

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Kill The Boy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Maester Aemon Quotes
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Kill The Boy

Maester Aemon: You will find little joy in your command, but with luck, you'll find the strength to do what needs to be done. Kill the boy, Jon Snow. Winter is almost upon us. Kill the boy, and let the man be born.

 

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Death Of Duty is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Maester Aemon Quotes
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Death Of Duty

Maester Aemon: Love is the death of duty.

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Alone In The World is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Maester Aemon Quotes
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Alone In The World

Maester Aemon: A Targaryen alone in the world is a terrible thing.

 

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We're All Human is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Maester Aemon Quotes
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We're All Human

Maester Aemon: We're all human. Oh, we all do our duty when there's no cost to it. Honor comes easy then. Yet, sooner or later in every man's life there comes a day when it's not easy. A day when he must choose.

 

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