Not even Joffrey Baratheon talked back to The Hound.
Sandor 'The Hound' Clegane is not a man you want to get on the wrong side of. He's a man of few words but when he speaks, you can bet he'll get to the point in short order. With actor Rory McCann at the helm, The Hound could be intense, brooding and vicious.
But underneath that tough exterior, The Hound had a soft spot as well because "a man's gotta have a code." But with the exception of Sansa and Arya Stark, If anyone in the Seven Kingdoms ever noticed Clegane's lighter side, they likely didn't live to tell about it.
Here are 12 badass quotes from Sandor 'The Hound' Clegane on 'Game of Thrones'.