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. Tywin Lannister's quotes are succinct, and ruthless. You can hear the venom dripping off each syllable.
Tywin Lannisteris the one time Hand of the King and father to Jaime, Cersei, and Tyrion Lannister. The eldest two he loves dearly (and they each other), though Tyrion he despises in part for being a dwarf and also for killing his beloved Joanna at birth. He is extremely influential in Westeros, arguably the most powerful man in the realm, and he knows it.Vote up the best Tywin Lannister quotes from "Game of Thrones" below, and follow Ranker of Thrones for quotes for other GoT characters.