There’s therefore action that is much death, intercourse and violence in Game of Thrones that it is sometime an easy task to forget exactly how damn good the writing is simply too.

There’s therefore action that is much death, intercourse and violence in Game of Thrones that it is sometime an easy task to forget exactly how damn good the writing is simply too.

To truly get you within the mood for the season that is final we have curved up some of the most unforgettable lines through the first six seasons.

From the honour of Ned Stark towards the cold brutality of Cersei, here are some of quotes which will be around long after the figures who spoke them have left.

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1. ” The man who passes the phrase should swing the sword.” — Ned Stark

Ned Stark are very long dead, but during their time that is all-too-short on show he came out with some great lines. This one pretty much summed up their character: rigidly principled, honourable, and fundamentally doomed in the dog-eat-dog (or lion-eat-wolf) realm of Westeros.

2. “The things I do for love.” — Jaime Lannister

Jaime Lannister is a transformed guy these days, but back Season 1 he had been pretty damn unpleasant. The way in which he smiled tenderly at Cersei while pushing Bran out of the window had been exactly what made this line so disturbingly unforgettable.