F*** prophecy. F*** fate. F*** everyone who isn’t us. We’re the only ones who matter, the only ones in this world. And everything they’ve taken from us, we’re going to take back and more. We’re going to take everything there is.
You think I’m a good man? I pushed a boy out a tower window, crippled him for life, for Cersei. I strangled my cousin with my own hands, just to get back to Cersei. I would have murdered every man, woman and child in Riverrun, for Cersei. She’s hateful. And so am I.[to Brienne]
Fighting bravely for a losing cause is admirable. Fighting for a winning cause is far more rewarding.