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[epilogue/voiceover] In the Year of our Lord 1314, patriots of Scotland -- starving and outnumbered -- charged the fields of Bannockburn. They fought like warrior poets; they fought like Scotsmen, and won their freedom.William Wallace
Hamish: You'll move.
William Wallace: I will not.
Campbell: [Hands Hamish a large stone] He'll move.
[Hamish throws the stone barely missing Wallace. Wallace throws a small stone hitting Hamish between the eyes]
Hamish: I shoulda remembered the rocks.
William Wallace: Aye, you shoulda.
Royal Magistrate: A most excellent idea, sire.
Longshanks: Is it?
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.
You have bled with Wallace, now bleed with me.Robert the Bruce
The king will be dead in a month and his son is a weakling. Who do you think is going to rule this kingdom?Princess Isabelle
The Almighty says this must be a fashionable fight. It's drawn the finest people.Stephen
[to Prince Edward] One day you will be a king. At least try to act like one.Longshanks
In order to converse with an equal, an Irishman is forced to talk to God.Stephen
Whom do I send? Not my gentle son. The mere sight of him would only encourage an enemy to take over the whole country.Longshanks
Who is this person that speaks to me as though I needed his advice?Longshanks
Not the archers. My scouts tell me their archers are miles away and no threat to us. Arrows cost money. Use up the Irish. Their dead cost nothing.Longshanks