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A few lantern bugs were coming out, their little lights blinking on and off. The green water was warm as tears, but there was no salt in it. It tasted of summer and mud and growing things.


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The waves may break upon the mountain, yet still they come, wave upon wave, and in the end only pebb...
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Aren’t you afraid? The gods might send you down to some terrible hell for all the evil you’ve do...
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When the snows fall and the white winds blow, the lone wolf dies but the pack survives.
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Bran thought about it. 'Can a man still be brave if he's afraid?'
'That is the only time a man ...
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And what lesson can we draw from Volantene history?”
“If you want to conquer the world, you...
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A craven can be as brave as any man, when there is nothing to fear. And we all do our duty, when the...
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Most have been forgotten. Most deserve to be forgotten. The heroes will always be remembered. The be...
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Love is poison. A sweet poison, yes, but it will kill you all the same.
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The brightest flame casts the darkest shadow.
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My skin has turned to porcelain, to ivory, to steel.
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Every man must die, Jon Snow. But first he must live.
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Life is not a song, sweetling.
Someday you may learn that, to your sorrow.
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Different roads sometimes lead to the same castle.
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Nothing burns like the cold.
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If I look back I am lost.
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Remember Old Nan's stories, Bran. Remember the way she told them, the sound of her voice. So long as...
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The hotel bar was quiet and dark, with the kind of mood that promotes good talk and serious drinking...
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I have a realistic grasp of my own strengths and weaknesses. My mind is my weapon. My brother has hi...
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A Lannister always pays his debts.
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It is hard to look a hero when mounted on a pig.
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Swift as a deer. Quiet as a shadow. Fear cuts deeper than swords. Quick as a snake. Calm as still wa...
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You were made to be kissed, often and well.
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Always keep your foes confused. If they are never certain who you are or what you want, they cannot ...
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If you need help bark like a dog." - Gendry.

"That's stupid. If I need help I'll shout h...
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All that Syrio Forel had taught her went racing through her head. Swift as a deer. Quiet as shadow. ...
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He who hurries through life hurries to his grave.
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Is it so far from madness to wisdom?"
- Daenerys Targaryen
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When the sun has set, no candle can replace it.
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I thought that I was the Warrior and Cersei was the Maid, but all the time she was the Stranger, ...
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I have lived a thousand lives and I’ve loved a thousand loves. I’ve walked on distant worlds and...
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A lord must learn that sometimes words can accomplish what swords cannot.
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She had no time for sleep, with the weight of the world upon her shoulders. And she feared to dream....
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He found Podrick Payne asleep in a chair outside the door of the solar, and shook him by the shoulde...
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A sword needs a sheath, heh, and a wedding needs a bedding.
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Oh, I think not,” Varys said, swirling the wine in his cup. “Power is a curious thing, my lord. ...
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A man can own a woman or a man can own a knife, but no man can own both.
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Sorcery is a sword without a hilt. There is no safe way to grasp it.
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Plots within plots, but all roads lead down the dragon’s gullet.
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Hodor," said Hodor.
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And any man who must say 'I am king' is no true king at all.
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No Queen has clean hands.
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I am alive, and drunk on sunlight.
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It is too late for ifs, and too late for rescues,” Catelyn said. “All that remains is vengeance.
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Some men think because they're afraid to do.
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All these kings would do a deal better if they would put down their swords and listen to their mothe...
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And if I'm guilty of having gratuitous sex, then I'm also guilty of having gratuitous violence, and ...
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Hear me, Daenerys Targaryen. The glass candles are burning. Soon comes the pale mare, and after her ...
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Jon:'What are you doing up there? Why aren't you at the feast?'
Tyrion: 'Too hot, too noisy, an...
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Oh, yes. Choosing... it has always hurt. And always will. I know.
-Maester Aemon Targaryen, A G...
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Even in dreams, you could not fall forever.
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The moon was a crescent, thin and sharp as the blade of a knife.
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He drew the dagger and laid it on the table between them; a length of dragonbone and Valyrian steel,...
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How can you still count yourself a knight, when you have forsaken every vow you ever swore?"
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Can I dwell on what I scarce remember? I held a castle on the Marches once, and there was a woman I ...
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War seems like a fine adventure, the greatest most of them will ever know. Then they get a taste of ...
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Ned looked down gravely at the sword in his hands. “This is no toy for children, least of all for ...
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Your brother Jaime keeps losing battles. He gave Sansa an angry look, as if it were her fault. He’...
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I don’t know what message to send to Bran. Help him Tyrion.”
“What help could I give him?...
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Day followed day, and night followed night, until Dany knew she could not endure a moment longer. Sh...
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Bear Island knows no king but the King in the North, whose name is STARK.
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‎[Melisandre] "His Grace is growing fond of you."
[Jon] "I can tell. He only threatened to be...
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