Re: "You think you'e the only one who can learn the strength to escape?"
I feel like Nolan played it more subtle, given that I haven't seen this interpretation discussed before.
"I never asked for this crown. Gold is cold and heavy on the head, but so long as I am the king, I have a duty … If I must sacrifice one child to the flames to save a million from the dark … Sacrifice … is never easy, Davos. Or it is no true sacrifice." - Stannis Baratheon