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. Melisandre quotes are usually mysterious and focus on prophecies and her religion.
Melisandre of Asshai is a priestess of R'hllor in service of Stannis Baratheon. She is played by Carice van Houten on the HBO show "Game of Thrones." Melisandre believes that Stannis is the legendary hero Azor Ahai reborn. She uses dark magic to help Stannis in his quest to claim the Iron Throne.What are your favorite quotes from Melisandre? Vote up the best Melisandre quotes below and follow Ranker of Thrones for quotes from other GoT characters.
Nights Are Scary"For the night is dark and full of terrors."8842Should this be higher or lower?
A Promise to Arya“I see a darkness in you. And in that darkness, eyes staring back at me. Brown eyes, blue eyes, green eyes. Eyes you'll shut forever. We will meet again.”5723Should this be higher or lower?
Explaining Hell“There's only one hell, Princess. The one we live in now.”5019Should this be higher or lower?
Part Good?Photo: Wikimedia Commons / CC-BY“lf half an onion is black with rot, it's a rotten onion. A man is good or he is evil.”3620Should this be higher or lower?