Best Game of Thrones Quotes Season 5 Episode 9

“I believe in second chances. I don’t believe in third chances” - Doran Martell - Game of Thrones Season 5 Episode 9 Quotes

Game of Thrones Season 5 Episode 9 has some thrilling scenes right from the get-go to the end where Dany mounts Drogon and takes to the skies like a true Targaryen. Here are the best Game of Thrones Season 5 Episode 9 quotes.

1. “You have a good heart, Jon Snow. It’ll get us all killed” – Alliser Thorne

Jon returns to Castle Black from Hardhome with a fleet of wildlings at his tail. This splits the watch 50/50 on who approves of his saving of them and who doesn’t. You can guess which side Ser Alliser is on.

2. “You are the world’s best gamblers” – Mace Tyrell

Usually seen as a foolish oaf who messes everything he touches up, Mace Tyrell finally comes in with a good Game of Thrones quote. The Iron Bank claim that they are not gamblers to the Lord of Highgarden, who replies that this is wrong; they’re the greatest gamblers there are.

3. “Perhaps that is why a man is thin” – Jaqen H’ghar

Returning from her day in the city, Arya tells Jaqen that the thin man wasn’t hungry today – her excuse for spending the day trailing Meryn Trant – to which Jaqen replies with this simple yet humorous quote.

4. “I believe in second chances. I don’t believe in third chances” – Doran Martell

Ellaria sound swears allegiance to Doran after he foils the plot of her and her sand snakes to seize power in Dorne. Known for his mercy, he tells her he believes in second chances, though follows this up with the fact that he doesn’t believe in third chances in a cool, cold tone.

5. “It’s always changing – who we’re supposed to love and who we’re not. The only thing that stays the same is that we want who we want” – Ellaria Sand

Ellaria and Oberyn were frowned upon for their relationship when in King’s Landing, though she tells Jaime that in Dorne no one blinked an eye. She then says this quote, which is one of the most powerful Game of Thrones quotes about love in Season 5.

Season 5 continues to deliver powerful Game of Thrones quotes! Nice variety here from some interesting characters, largely because our quote mainstays like Baelish and Tyrion either didn’t appear or only appeared briefly this episode.

If you’ve still got a thirst for Game of Thrones quotes, be sure to look at the quotes from Season 4 we thought stood out, as well as the best quotes from the two episodes leading to this.

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