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Favorite Anime Quotes


“I thought about smashing it, but if you want to take it off, you gotta do it yourself. You don’t have to rush it, though. You’ll get there someday for sure.”

Fudou Nomura, to Rin Onigawara, as he handed her mask back to her.
Armed Girl’s Machiavellism, ep.8


“Pride is an eminent trait, but too much will cause arrogance. That is when it becomes disgusting.”

  • Duke Tōgō (Golgo 13)


“Nothing good comes of only having sisters around.”

Yuu Haruna - Fuuka (ep 1)


Makoto Mikasa: “It’s in the face of adversity that a man truly shines.”

Yuu Haruna: “Shut up! Don’t try to brush this off with hot guy language!”

Fuuka (ep 5)



“It’s always exceptional idiots like him that smash the status quo.”

Mizuki - Days (ep 2)



“No matter how careful your risk hedging is, there will still be holes in your plan! Realizing them and making sure that they are promptly dealt with, is the duty of those who stand at the top.”

  • Reiji Akaba (Yu-Gi-Oh! Arc-V)



“Being angry consumes energy and makes me tired. So I’d rather apologize, even if I’m not at fault. Besides, we get along, and we both want to stay friends. Prolonging an awkward situation out of stubbornness is just silly.”

  • Tanaka (Tanaka-kun is Always Listless)



“The two of us aren’t so different. My whole life I’ve desired from others. I felt bitter to the people around me and I closed off my heart…and a heart that lets nothing in…will become empty before you realize it. But in this world, you’ll sometimes meet meddlesome people who will, even without asking, give you the love you need. And for someone like you or me, meeting such a person is very blissful.”

  • Mei Aihara (Citrus)




“The lifespan of a human is certainly way too short. That’s why you’ve got to make the most of it and live your life to the fullest.”

  • Leone (Akame ga KILL!)




“We fall into a routine and make careless mistakes because of that. Maybe it’d be good for us to have some excitement or be under pressure once in a while.”

  • Haruhiro (Hai to Gensou no Grimgar)




This quote is from an anime theme song–specifically, the second ED of the first season of To Love Ru, but it just blows my mind every time I think of it.




Captain Okita from Yamato: 2199, Ep. 12