There’s no denying the fact that Japanese anime has made a huge impact on the popular culture of the world in the past few years. While anime such as Naruto and Pokemon have enjoyed long-standing fame, people are now discovering new and even old anime series to revisit and binge. Be it Jujutsu Kaisen, Death Note, or Attack on Titan, the craze that these series have on people is beyond imagination. In this article, we will be exploring some of the best anime quotes that will surely enliven the weeb in you. A weeb is a non-Japanese person who is crazy about all things Japanese. About the quotes, you will be enthralled by how profound and deep certain lines can really be sometimes.
All of these quotes are translations but that doesn’t dampen the impact that they may have on the reader. Nevertheless, we also understand that “How cute!” will never sound as good as “O kawaii koto“. Right? Haha! Let’s dive in!
1. “Fear is not evil. It tells you what weakness is. And once you know your weakness, you can become stronger as well as kinder.” – Gildarts Clive (Fairy Tale)
2. “Fear is freedom! Subjugation is liberation! Contradiction is truth! Those are the facts of this world! And you will all surrender to them, you pigs in human clothing!”– Satsuki Kiryuuin (Kill la Kill)
3. “Thinking you’re no-good and worthless is the worst thing you can do” – Nobita (Doraemon)
4. “Don’t give up, there’s no shame in falling down! True shame is to not stand up again!” – Shintaro Midorima (Kuroko No Basket)
5. “It’s not like something is going to happen because I believe in it. Sometimes you end up worse off because you believe in something too much. There are times it’s tough to believe in something.” – Eureka (Eureka Seven)
6. “I think death is equally terrible for everyone. Young people, old people, the good, the bad; it’s always the same. It’s rather fair in its treatment. There’s no such thing as a particularly terrible death, that’s why it’s frightening.”– Sunako (Shiki)
7. “Nothing’s perfect, the world’s not perfect, but it’s there for us, trying the best it can. That’s what makes it so damn beautiful.”– Roy Mustang (Full Metal Alchemist)
8. “Through action, a man becomes a Hero. Through death, the Hero becomes a Legend. Through time, the Legend becomes a Myth. And by learning from the myth, a man takes action.” – Corazon (One Piece)
9. “People who can’t throw something important away, can never hope to change anything.”– Armin Arlert (Attack on Titan)
10. “If you don’t want to die, think!”– Levi Ackerman (Attack on Titan)
11. “If you don’t like your destiny, don’t accept it. Instead, have the courage to change it the way you want it to be.”– Naruto Uzumaki (Naruto)
12. “Laws Aren’t Perfect, Because Humans Who Created Laws Aren’t Perfect. It’s Impossible To Be Perfect. However, The Laws Are Evidence Of The Human Struggle To Be Righteous.”– Soichiro Yagami (Deathnote)
13. “To know sorrow is not terrifying. What is terrifying is to know you can’t go back to happiness you could have.”– Matsumoto Rangiku (Bleach)
14. “When you hit the point of no return, that’s the moment it truly becomes a journey. If you can still turn back, it’s not really a journey.”– Hinata Miyake (A Place Further than the Universe)
15. “I am the hope of the universe. I am the answer to all living things that cry out for peace. I am the protector of the innocent. I am the light in the darkness. I am the truth. Ally to good! Nightmare to you!” – Son Goku (Dragon Ball Z)
16. “I want you to be happy. I want you to laugh a lot. I don’t know what exactly I’ll be able to do for you, but I’ll always be by your side.”– Kagome (Inuyasha)
17. “No one knows what the future holds. That’s why its potential is infinite.”– Rintaro Okabe (Steins;Gate)
18. “A goal with no plan is called a delusion. You need a plan in order to achieve your goal.”– Overhaul (My Hero Academia)
19. “Talent is something you make bloom, instinct is something you polish.”– Tooru Oikawa (Haikyuu!!)
20. “Don’t Ever Give Up. Even If It’s Painful, Even If It’s Agonizing, Don’t Try To Take The Easy Way Out.”– Zenitsu (Demon Slayer)
Woah! “This is exhilarating!” That was a trip, wasn’t it? We hope that we covered all of your favourite quotes on this list. If we didn’t then do let us know what your choices for the best anime quotes would be in the comments section. Happy anime watching to you all!