House of the Dragon Quotes

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Rhaenyra Targaryen: Everyone says Targaryens are closer to gods than to men but they say that because of our dragons. Without them, we're just like everyone else.

Viserys Targaryen: The idea that we control the dragons is an illusion. They're a power man should never have trifled with. One that brought Valyria its doom. If we don't mind our own histories, it will do the same to us. Targaryen must understand this to be King... or Queen.

Daemon Targaryen: You're weak, Viserys. And that council of leeches knows it. They all prey on you for their own ends.

Daemon Targaryen: Ten years you've been king and yet not once have you asked me to be your Hand!

Viserys Targaryen: Why would I do that?

Daemon Targaryen: Because I'm your brother. And the blood of the dragon runs thick.

Viserys Targaryen: Then why do you cut me so deeply?

Viserys Targaryen: Daemon has ambition, yes, but not for the throne. He lacks the patience for it.

Otto Hightower: The gods have yet to make a man who lacks the patience for absolute power, Your Grace.

Viserys Targaryen: I named Daemon Master of Laws, but you said he was a tyrant. As Master of Coin You said he was a spendthrift that would beggar the realm. Putting Daemon in command of the City Watch was your solution!

Otto Hightower: A half-measure, Your Grace. The truth is, Daemon should be far away from this court.

Otto Hightower: You could have Baratheon's tongue for that.

Viserys Targaryen: Tongues will not change the succession. Let them wag.

Otto Hightower: Lady Rhea is your wife. A good and honorable lady of the Vale.

Daemon Targaryen: In the Vale, men are said to f**k sheep instead of women. I can assure you, the sheep are prettier.

Aemma Targaryen: After this miserable pregnancy I wouldn't be surprised if I hatched an actual dragon.

Viserys Targaryen: Then he will be loved and cherished.

(Rhaenyra lies her head on Alicent's lap...)

Alicent Hightower: You aren't worried about your position?

Rhaenyra Targaryen: I like this position. It's quite comfortable.

Rhaenyra Targaryen: I want to fly with you on dragon back see the great wonders across the Narrow Sea and eat only cake.

Alicent Hightower: I'm being serious.

Rhaenyra Targaryen: I never jest about cake.

Daemon Targaryen (to Rhaenyra): Until your mother brings forth a son, you are all cursed with me.

Aemma Targaryen: You will lie in this bed soon enough, Rhaenyra. This discomfort is how we serve the realm.

Rhaenyra Targaryen: I'd rather serve as a knight and ride to battle and glory.

Aemma Targaryen: We have royal wombs, you and I. The child bed is our battlefield. We must learn to face it with a stiff lip.

Rhaenyra Targaryen (narration): The only thing that could tear down the House of the Dragon was itself.

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