Master of Coin, master of deception.
Petyr 'Littlefinger' Baelish served as the king's treasurer during the early days of HBO's 'Game of Thrones', but he was also a brothel owner who always seemed to be working on a devious plan behind the scenes. Littlefinger, portrayed by actor Aidan Gillen, used his sex business to get information on his political opponents.
'Game of Thrones' is known for its outstanding writing and dialogue but few characters are as clever as Lord Baelish. Whether issuing a veiled threat to an enemy or gently stringing along the next individual to become a chess piece in one of his ongoing schemes, Littlefinger has always been a masterful but careful linguist.
Here are 20 of Littlefinger's best quotes from 'Game of Thrones.'