Top 10 Game of Thrones Quotes in Chinese

As we all know “Games of Thrones” (冰与火之歌: 权力游戏, Bīng yǔ huǒ zhī gē: Quánlì yóuxì) season 7 finale was this Sunday. Today I’m going to tell you about my most favorite quotes from Game of Thrones and teach you how to say them in Chinese! Here are the top 10 quotes.

1. “When you play the games of thrones, you win or you die. There is no middle ground.”

在权力游戏里,不是赢,就是死,没有任何余地。

(Zài quánlì yóuxì lǐ, bùshì yíng, jiùshì sǐ, méiyǒu rènhé yúdì.)

2. “Chaos isn’t a pit. Chaos is a ladder”

混乱不是一个坑,混乱是一个梯子。
(Hùnluàn bùshì yīgè kēng, Hùnluàn shì yīgè tīzi.)

3. “We march to victory or we march to defeat but we go forward, only forward.”

我们要不迈向成功,要不迈向失败,但我们无论如何只往前走。

(Wǒmen yào bù mài xiàng chénggōng, yào bù mài xiàng shībài, dàn wǒmen wúlùn rúhé zhǐ wǎng qián zǒu.)

4. “The man who passes the sentences should swing the sword”

下判决的人应该要亲自执行。
(Xià pànjué de rén yīnggāi yào qīnzì zhíxíng.)

5. “Valar morghulis — All men must die”; “Valar Dohaeris — All men must serve”

凡人皆有一死; 凡人皆须侍奉。
(Fánrén jiē yǒu yīsǐ; fánrén jiē xū shìfèng.)

6. “All men must die, but we are not men”

凡人(男人)皆有一死,但我们不是男人(凡人)。
 (Fánrén (nánrén) jiē yǒu yīsǐ, dàn wǒmen bùshì nánrén (fánrén).)

7. “I’m not going to stop the wheel, I’m going to break the wheel.”

我不会试图停止规则,而是打破这个体系。
(Wǒ bù huì shìtú tíngzhǐ guīzé, ér shì dǎpò zhège tǐxì.)

8. “Leave one wolf alive, and the sheep are never safe.”

只要有一批狼活着,羊群就绝对不安全。
(Zhǐyào yǒuyī pī láng huózhe, yáng qún jiù juéduì bù ānquán.)

9. “The powerful have always preyed on the powerless, that’s how they become powerful in the first place.”

掌权者总是从弱小的平民手中掠夺权力。这就是他们成为统治者的方式。
(Zhǎngquán zhě zǒng shì cóng ruòxiǎo de píngmín shǒuzhōng lüèduó quánlì. Zhè jiùshì tāmen chéngwéi tǒngzhì zhě de fāngshì.)

10. “A wise man once said a true history of the world is a history of great conversations in elegant rooms.”

一位睿智的人曾说过,真正的历史即是在雅致的房间中所进行的完美对话。
(Yī wèi ruìzhì de rén céng shuōguò, zhēnzhèng de lìshǐ jí shì zài yǎzhì de fángjiān zhōng suǒ jìnxíng de wánměi duìhuà.)

In summary

In conclusion, Game of Thrones is a great TV series on HBO and there are a lot of remarkable quotes in the show. Among them, I just shared 10 of my favorite quotes as a Chinese learning journey for today. I hope if you are both a Chinese learner and a fan of Game of Thrones, this article would evoke resonance from you.

Let me know in the comment if you want to learn more! Also, feel free to leave a comment and let me know what you think about these 10 quotes. Have fun learning Mandarin while watching Game of Thrones finale. We’ll see you soon on TutorMandarin’s Chinese language blog!