“If you have time to think of a beautiful end, then live beautifully until the end.” If you were asked to guess who made this quote, your top suspects would be Shakespeare, Allan Poe, Mark Twain, Napoleon Hill etc. It might never have occurred to you that this is an anime quote. Yes, those hand drawn computer animation which originated from Japan have got wit and more wit. Anime quotes are funny, inspirational and even sad, yes, even amination understands and relates to tragedy.
Here, we compiled some of the best anime quotes ever. When next you watch an animation, strain your eyes to catch some scrap of wisdom. We served the full course here.
Inspirational Anime Quotes
1. “We each need to find our own inspiration. Sometimes, it is not easy.” – Kiky’s Delivery Service.
2. “Giving up is what kills people.” – Hellsing.
3. “The world is not perfect, but it is there for us trying the best it can. That’s what makes it damn beautiful.” – Fullmetal Alchemist.
4. “If you win, you live. If you lose, you die. If you don’t fight, you can’t win.” – Shingeki No Kyojin.
5. “No matter how deep the night, it always turns to day, eventually.” – One Piece.
6. “A castle that vanishes at the first gust of wind is worthless.” – Kill la Kill.
7. “A skyscraper built within your mind will never fall down.” – Kill la Kill
8. “It may be hard right now but you must silent those thoughts. Stop counting those things you have lost, what is gone is gone. So ask yourself, what is there that still remains to you.” – One Piece.
9. “How can you move forward when you keep regretting the past?” – Fullmetal Alchemist.
10. “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.
11. “The circumstances of one’s birth are irrelevant, but it is what you do with the gift of life that determines who you are.” – Pokemon.
13. “It takes an Idiot do something cool, that’s why it is cool.” – Fooly Cooly.
14. “You can do anything you put your mind to do. You shouldn’t second guess yourself just because of one little mistake. You have the same abilities you’ve always had.”
Sad Anime Quotes
15. “I don’t have any goals for the future. So long as I can get out of my home and far away, I don’t care.” – Gin no Saji Silver Spoon.
16. “I don’t just want to die: I want to die happy.” – The Sunday Without God.
17. “Having happy and beautiful memories won’t always bring you salvation. The more beautiful a memory is, the more painful it can become.” – Plastic Memories
18. “I do not need a Heaven. However, if I must go to Heaven then please, God, do not divide Heaven in two. Please do not divide the robots from the humans.” – Chiisana Hoshi yo Yume.
19. “We are neither beasts nor slaves! We are human!” – From the New World.
You Would Love: Mind Game Questions
20. “I had more than enough time to notice, so why? Why didn’t I use my deadly, destructive strength to help someone?” – Assassination Classroom
21. “You did the best you could. The both of you did the best you could.” – Death Parade
22. “I have always wanted to apologize to you. I endured and lived on just for that.” – Elfen Lied.
23. “They were weak. That’s why they died. We were weak too. That’s why we couldn’t save them.” – Love in Resonance.
24. “I don’t want to become a witch.” – Kaname Madoka.
25. “If I had faith then I would blame all the bad things on God. Then I would be sure it wasn’t my fault.” – Nakahara Misaki.
26. “Don’t go. Don’t go. Please don’t go. Please don’t leave me behind.” – Arima Kousei.
Anime Quotes about Life
27. “The opposite of love isn’t hate, it’s apathy.” – Kyoko Hoin Kodomo no Jikan.
28. “Getting dumped always makes a man stronger, but then again, men aren’t meant to pursue happiness…” – Naruto Shippuden.
29. “Man always thinks about the past before he dies, as if he were frantically searching for proof that he truly lived.” – Cowboy Bebop.
30. “The world is not beautiful; and that, in a way, lends it a sort of beauty.” – Kino no Tabi.
31. “People, who can’t throw something important away, can never hope to change anything.” – Armin Arlert (Shingeki no Kyojin)
32. “If you have time to think of a beautiful end, then live beautifully until the end.” – Sakata Gintoki.
33. “I won’t live my life by another person’s script.” – Zetsuen No Tempest.
34. “Forgetting is like a wound. The wound may heal but it has already left a scar.” – One Piece.
35. “Even if life is painful and tough, people should appreciate what it means to be alive at all.” – Noragami.
Funny Anime Quotes
36. “You’re thinking in Japanese! If you must think, do it in German!” – Asuka Langley Soryu (Evangelion)
37. “Stop making me repeat myself! It’s bad for my health!” – Gundam Wing.
38. “Don’t tell me he wants to conquer the world? Can’t he come up with something more original?” – Lina Inverse (Slayers)
38. “And what’s the real lesson? Don’t leave things in the fridge.” – Cowboy Bebop.
You Would Love: Consoling Quotes Losing a Loved One
39. “I can’t talk about it! It’s so horrible! They were– they were– the milk! Oh God, the milk!” – Wiess Kreuz.
40. “Survivability takes priority.” – Neon Genesis Evangelion.
41. “Man fears the darkness, and so he scrapes away at the edges of it with fire.” – Neon Genesis Evangelion.
42. “The boy’s screams excited me far more than yours.” – Fushigi Yugi.
43. “A drop from the moon dropped and disappeared into a room into my heart.” – (Closing song) All Purpose Cultural Cat Girl Nuku-Nuku.
44. “I just love the smell of C4 in the morning” – 3×3 Eyes.
45. “I don’t care about no artificial humans!” – Dragon Ball Z.
46. “You’re a GIRL?!” – (Faye talking to Ed) Cowboy Bebop.
47. “Listen up numbskull, if Kasumi isn’t back by dinnertime, we’re gonna have to eat Akane’s cooking, and if we do that, man oh man we’re gonna wish we were lost at sea! ” – Ranma.
48. “Ranma, please. I like you just the way you are. Please don’t fight anymore. I’m begging you” – Ranma.
49. “Panties, Panties, Panties” – Chobits.
50. “So tell me, what’s it like living in a constant haze of stupidity?” -Hiei Yu Yu Hakusho.
51. “Do you think he knows it’s a circle?” – Yu Yu Hakusho.
52. “I know as much of games as hugs and puppies, and care for them even less” – Yu Yu Hakusho.
53. “I don’t like it! It smells girly!” – Kuwabara Yu Yu Hakusho.
54. “Don’t talk, it makes you sound stupid.” – Yu Yu Hakusho.
55. “You try to sound like you think through things, when in fact you’re not thinking at all.” – Yu Yu Hakusho.
56. “Hiei, I can’t accept this. I value our friendship and all we’ve been through but… I don’t like you that way.” – Yu Yu Hakusho.
Anime Quotes About Loneliness
57. “It’s sad when your friends leave you alone but it’s fun when you leave them and watch anime alone…” – Ghost Hunt.
58. “I like you. I came here to get rejected properly. To end this so I can move forward. Make me convinced of this broken heart. I want to be rejected properly.” – Ao Haru Ride.
59. “Since you left, what is left for me is only loneliness.” – Manga.
60. “This is my darkness. nothing anyone says can console me.”
You Would Love: Never Have I Ever Questions
61. “You are not interested in others, but you hate loneliness.” – Chobits.
62. “The worst part about being strong is that no one asks if you are okay.” – Manga.
63. “I hate loneliness but it loves me.” – Bleach.
64. “I don’t run from you, I walk away slowly, and it kills me, ’cause you don’t care enough to stop me.” – Ghost Hunt.
65. “I run in the rain, so that nobody can see my tears.” – Ghost Hunt.
66. “I’m tired if trying, sick of crying, I know I’ve been smiling, but inside I’m dying.” – Ghost Hunt.
67. “I think I’d do better on my own, no friends, no fights. Just me, alone.” – Ghost Hunt.
They go on and on but this handful above are some of the best anime quotes that echo long after they have aired.