Heartwarming / The 13th Warrior

  • When Buliwyf realizes that he is going to die from poison. The following exchange occurs.
    Buliwyf: I have only these hands. I shall die a pauper.
    King Hrothgar: You will be buried as a king.
    Buliwyf: A man might be thought wealthy if someone were to draw the story of his deeds, that they may be remembered.
    Ahmed Ibn Fahdlan: Such a man might be thought wealthy indeed.
  • At the end of the film, Herger and Ahmed (who have become good friends) say their final goodbyes to each other as Ahmed sails back to his homeland.
    Herger: We shall make prayers for your safe return!
    Ahmed: Prayers to whom?
    Herger: In your land one god may be enough, but we have need of many. I shall pray to all of them for you! Do not be offended!
    Ahmed: I shall be in your debt!
    Herger: Goodbye, Arab!
    Ahmed: Goodbye, Northman.