40 How To Train Your Dragon Quotes

David Jaiyeola
Mar 14, 2023 By David Jaiyeola
Originally Published on Feb 27, 2023
Edited by Oluwapelumi Iwayemi
Toy figurine of Toothless (Night Fury) on a rock.

Why How To Train Your Dragon Quotes

"How To Train Your Dragon" is a beloved animated movie franchise that has captured the hearts of audiences young and old. The plot centers around Hiccup, a young Viking who found it hard to slay dragons but instead befriended one which he named Toothless.

With its compelling storytelling and lovable characters, it's no surprise that the movie has spawned numerous memorable quotes that have stuck with fans long after the credits have rolled.

What Parents Should Know

  • Many of the quotes from "How To Train Your Dragon" revolve around themes of friendship, determination, and overcoming challenges.
  • These quotes can serve as a starting point for discussions about a wide range of topics, from the importance of forgiveness to the dangers of prejudice.
  • The fantastical world of "How To Train Your Dragon" is full of magical creatures and breathtaking landscapes. These quotes can inspire kids to let their imaginations run wild and explore new ideas and possibilities.

What To Discuss With Kids

  • Hiccup and Toothless have a special bond at the movie's heart. Discuss with your kids what makes their relationship unique and how they learned to trust and rely on each other.
  • Throughout the movie, Hiccup learns to see dragons in a different light and comes to understand their behavior and motivations. Encourage your kids to think about what it means to truly understand and empathize with others.
  • Hiccup and his friends face many challenges together and support each other through thick and thin. Talk to your kids about the value of friendship and how it can help them navigate difficult situations.

Funny How To Train Your Dragon

“Okay, WHATEVER! I WOULDN'T! Three hundred years, and I'm the first Viking who wouldn't kill a dragon!” ― Hiccup

"You were wise to seek help from the world's most deadly weapon... [Hiccup stares at him blankly] That's me." ― Tuffnut

"Astrid: [Punches Hiccup on the shoulder] That's for scaring me.

Hiccup: Wha-what! What, is it always going to be this way?"

"Astrid: [about Toothless] I bet he's really frightened now... what are you gonna do about it?

Hiccup: Ehhh... probably something stupid.

Astrid: Good, but you've already done that..."

"The ultimate prize is the one no one's ever seen. We call it the Night Fury. This thing never steals food, never shows itself, and... [KA-THOOOM!] never misses." ― Hiccup

"My name's Hiccup. Great name, I know, but it's not the worst. Parents believe a hideous name will frighten off gnomes and trolls. Like our charming Viking demeanor, wouldn't heroes do that?" ― Hiccup

"You are many things, Hiccup. But a dragon killer is not one of them." ― Stoick

"Hiccup: He never listens!

Gobber: Well, it runs in the family.

Hiccup: And when he does, it's always with this… disappointed scowl, like someone skimmed on the meat in his sandwich." ― ‘How To Train Your Dragon’, 2010

"This is Berk. It snows nine months of the year, and hails the other three. Any food that grows here is tough and tasteless. The people that grow here are even more so. The only upsides are the pets. While other places have ponies or parrots... we have... dragons." ― Hiccup

“You can't put Hiccup in charge, sir, he's USELESS.” ― Dogsbreath the Duhbrain

"Hiccup: [after a pause] Then something crazy!

Astrid: That's more like it!"

"That is a terrible plan.

Hiccup's plans are always t-terrible.

Hey! You're still here, aren't you?" ― Cressida Cowell

Cute How To Train Your Dragon Quotes

“Go on, bud. Lead them to the Hidden World. You'll be safe there. Safer than you could ever be with me. It's okay. I love you too. And I want you to be free. Our world doesn't deserve you. Yet.” ― Hiccup

"Astrid: [Punches Hiccup on the shoulder] That's for kidnapping me. ...[Kisses Hiccup on cheek] That's for... everything else." ― Astrid

"I swear, I'm so ANGRY right now! I'll avenge your beautiful hand and your beautiful foot! I'll chop off the legs of every dragon I fight - with my face!" ― Snotlout

"Gobber: Look the point is, stop trying so hard to be something you're not!

Hiccup: I just wanna be one of you guys!" ― ‘How To Train Your Dragon’, 2010

“There were dragons when I was a boy.” ― Hiccup, 'How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World'

"There's no greater gift than love" ― Cressida Cowell

Inspirational How To Train Your Dragon Quotes

“For a Hero cannot triumph all the time. Sometimes he will be defeated, and how he faces that defeat is a test of his character.” ― Cressida Cowell, 'How To Steal A Dragon's Sword'

“What you’re searching for isn’t out there, Hiccup. It’s in here.” ― Astrid, 'How To Train Your Dragon II'

“This… is Berk. The best-kept secret this side of, well, anywhere. Granted, it may not look like much, but this wet heap of rock packs more than a few surprises." ― Hiccup

“But with love comes loss, son. It’s part of the deal. Sometimes it hurts, but in the end, it’s all worth it. There’s no greater gift than love.” ― Stoick, 'How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World'

"You have the heart of a chief and the soul of a dragon" ― Valka

“Stoick: Turns out all we needed was a little more of this.

Hiccup: You just gestured to all of me.”

“I was not a natural. . . . This is the story of becoming . . . the Hard Way.” ― Cressida Cowell

“There may yet come a time when Heroes are needed once more.

There may yet come a time when the dragons will come back.” ― Hiccup

“And now that its ruby eyes are set into the gold, you cannot see their tear shape, so they seem to be laughing rather than crying. It is a constant reminder to me of the human ability to create something beautiful even when things are at the darkest.” ― Cressida Cowell

How To Train Your Dragon Quotes From The Book

“Legend says that when the ground quakes or lava spews from the earth it's the dragons. Letting us know they're still here. Waiting for us to figure out how to get along. Yes the world believes dragons are gone, if they ever existed at all" ― Hiccup, 'How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World'

“There's no such thing as im-POSSIBLE, Hiccup, only im-PROBABLE. The only thing that limits us is the limits to our imagination” ― Cressida Cowell, 'How To Cheat A Dragon's Curse'

"Just... stop. Every time you step outside, disaster follows! Can you not see that I have bigger problems?! Winter is almost here, and I have an entire village to feed." ― Stoick

“I looked at him—and I saw myself.” ― Hiccup

"Excuse me, barmaid! I'm afraid you brought me the wrong offspring! I ordered an extra-large boy with beefy arms, extra guts and glory on the side. This here, this is a talking fish-bone!" ― Hiccup

“Wartihog: What happens if we can't read, sir?

Gobber: No boasting, Wartihog! Get some idiot to read it for you.”

“No one has ever killed a Night Fury. That's why I'm going to be the first. I don't wanna fight dragons.” ― Hiccup

“Sometimes it is only a True Friend who knows what we mean when we try to speak. Somebody who has spent a lot of time with us, and listens carefully to what we are trying to say, and tries to understand.” ― Cressida Cowell, 'How To Cheat A Dragon's Curse'

“We're all snatching precious moments from the peaceful jaws of time.” ― Cressida Cowell

"Now, you're thinkin' about this all wrong. It's not so much what you look like, it's what's inside that he can't stand." ― Gobber

"Thank Thor that you live in a time and a place where people have the right to live and think and write and read their books in peace, and there is no need for heroes any more... And spare a thought for those who have not been so lucky.” ― Cressida Cowell, 'A Hero's Guide To Deadly Dragons'

"Astrid: It's a mess. You must feel horrible. You've lost everything. Your father, your tribe, your best friend.

Hiccup: Thank you, for summing that up. Why couldn't I have killed that dragon when I found him in the woods? Would have been better for everyone."

“But then, I have always been somewhat of a square peg in a round hole.” ― Cressida Cowell, 'How To Speak Dragonese'

"You-you, sir, are playing a dangerous game! Keeping this much raw… “Viking-ness” contained! There will be consequences!" ― Hiccup

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Written by David Jaiyeola

Bachelor of Science specializing in Psychology

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David JaiyeolaBachelor of Science specializing in Psychology

A seasoned writer with a diverse background in education and psychology, David holds a bachelor's degree in Psychology from Obafemi Awolowo University. He has worked as both a science teacher and a church pastor, developing a deep understanding of what topics engage young readers. He has also organized and led numerous school groups, including science and debating clubs. In his work with the international charity Dorcas, he helped empower students from marginalized backgrounds and foster their talents. He brings his passion for education and empowering young people to his work as a writer, producing compelling and informative content. David's hobbies include reading, writing, listening to music, playing board games, and traveling.

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