MYCROFT: My brother has the brain of a scientist or a philosopher and yet he elects to be a detective. What might we deduce about his heart?
JOHN: I don’t know.
MYCROFT: Neither do I. But initially, he wanted to be a pirate.
→ When your enemies defy you, you must serve them steel and fire. When they go to their knees, however you must help them back to their feet
"Old or young, a true knight is sworn to protect those who are weaker than himself, or die in the attempt.” - Brienne of Tarth
Joffrey would have been a worse king than Aerys ever was.