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. Cersei Lannister certainly has a way with words, and is often downright mean.
Cersei Lannister is the daughter of Tywin, older twin brother and sometimes lover of Jaime Lannister, Queen Regent of the Seven Kingdoms. She is cruel, manipulative and will stop at nothing to get her way. Her cunning and intelligent tongue yields her many great quotes throughout the series.Vote up the best Cersei Lannister quotes from "Game of Thrones" below and read up on the other members of House Lannister to learn more about her family.
Hey, That's the Title of This Show!
"When you play the game of thrones, you win or you die. There is no middle ground."
"If you ever call me sister again, I'll have you strangled in your sleep"
Power is Power
"Seize him. Cut his throat. Stop! Oh, wait, I've changed my mind, Let him go. Step back three paces. Turn around. Close your eyes. Power is power... Do see if you can take away some time from your coins and your whores to locate the Stark girl for me. I would very much appreciate it."