William Wallace: I came home to raise crops, and God willing, a family. If I can live in peace, I will.
Wallace: It’s all for nothing if you don’t have freedom.
William Wallace: I love you. Always have. I want to marry you.
William Wallace: Every man dies, not every man really lives.
William Wallace: It’s fine Scottish weather we’re having. The rain is falling straight down and kind of to the side like.
Longshanks: Who is this person that speaks to me as though I needed his advice?
William Wallace: We all end up dead – it’s just a question of how, why.
Uncle Argyle: They are saying goodbye in their own way. Playing outlawed tunes on outlawed pipes.
Robert’s father: Alas, you know what it means to hate. Now you’re ready to be a king.
Robert the Bruce: My hate will die with you.
Robert the Bruce: Lands, titles, men, power…nothing.
Robert’s father: Nothing?
Robert the Bruce: I have nothing. Men fight for me because if they do not, I throw them off my land and I starve their wives and children. Those men who bled the ground red at Falkirk fought for William Wallace. He fights for something that I never had. And I took it from him, when I betrayed him. I saw it in his face on the battlefield and it’s tearing me apart.
Robert’s father: All men betray! All lose heart.
Robert the Bruce: I don’t want to lose heart. I want to believe as he does.
William Wallace: There’s a difference between us. You think the people of this land exist to provide you with position. I think your position exists to provide those people with freedom. And I go to make sure that they have it.