- Hector's scenes with his wife and son, clearly showing that he never wanted to be a warrior and only fought to keep his home and his family safe.
- Priam pleading with Achilles to give back his son's body and Achilles finally showing Hector the respect he deserved.
- "You are still my enemy tonight...but even enemies can show respect."
- Hector killing Menelaus to protect Paris. Sure, Paris arguably deserved it, but he was still Hector's little brother.