Best Anime Quotes That Will Sweep You Off Your Feet

Over the years, the anime world has given us thousands of anime quotes worth implementing in one's daily life.

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In today's guide, we will take a look at a few of the best anime quotes that became a masterpiece and will most likely live with anime fans for several coming years.

Part 1 What Do You Know About Anime Quotes?

When it comes to anime quotes, you'll find a wide range of quotes from different types of anime. While some of these quotes will make you laugh instantly, others will encourage you to follow your dreams and keep grinding.

Anime Quotes

Anime Quotes

This is the quote or philosophy that Anime Quotology loved and thought that he could relate to. Plz, have fun.

In fact, series like Naruto has given so many inspirational anime quotes to the world that people use them as a source of motivation.

Part 2 Best Iconic Anime Quotes That We'll Never Forget.

So, now that you know the impact of anime quotes on fans let's look at the most popular quotes from different anime. We have categorized all the quotes according to the anime they're from.

1. Best Iconic Short Anime Quotes

First, let's look at some of the short anime quotes that are immensely popular among fans.

No.10 Fairy Tale

Fairy Tale

In Fairy Tale, you'll find different types of quotes, ranging from sad to funny anime quotes. Let's take a look at some of these quotes.

"Magic is not meant to be used to kill people... but without power, we can't protect the ones we love."

"It's only the end if you give up!"

"Freedom can be found at the bottom of your heart."

"It's not a crime! Caring about your friends is not a crime!"

"I'll do what I want till the end. Cut me down if you want."

As you can see from the above list, almost every quote in Fairy Tale showcases the importance of family/friends and why we should care about our loved ones.

No.9 Tokyo Ghoul

Tokyo Ghoul

If you're a fan of dark-fantasy anime series, you must have watched Tokyo Ghoul back from 2014 to 2018. Though the series only has 3 seasons, they were released with a huge gap in between.

"Rather than a person who hurts others, become the person getting hurt."

"In choosing both, you lose both."

"I can neither live with you. Nor without you."

"We need to have a mask that we never take off."

All the quotes in Tokyo Ghoul talk about love and how it can often become crippling for some people. The quotes also emphasize empathy and encourage people to be good to others.

No.8 Dragon Ball Z

Dragon Ball

If you're a 90s kid, you must remember the popular Dragon Ball series that had millions of fans worldwide. Dragon Ball Z is the sequel to the original series and showcases Goku's life after marriage.

before you start binge-watching Dragon Ball Z, here are a few popular anime quotes from the series that continue to live with fans even today.

"I'm Going To Crush You… And Throw You Into The Wind!"

"All Hail Vegeta, Prince Of No One!"

"I Am Not Goku Nor Vegeta. I Am The Instrument Of Your Defeat!"

"It Is No Sin To Fight For What Is Right."

From the above examples, it's pretty clear that Dragon Ball Z is an anime series in which you'll only find quotes that talk about power and aggression.

No.7 One Piece

One Piece

One Piece is among the most inspiring anime series with some of the best inspirational anime quotes. While the plot is pretty simple, One Piece continues to remind viewers of the power of manifestation and why it's important to chase your dreams.

"People's Dreams... Have No Ends"

"Only I Can Call My Dream Stupid!"

"I Won't Die, Partner."

"One Piece, Does Exist!"

Being an inspirational anime series, all the quotes in One Pierce are motivational. If you're also running after your dreams, these quotes will remind you never to quit.

No.6 My Hero Academia


My Hero Academia is another anime series that'll inspire you to dream big. Despite having no superpowers, Izuku Midoriya doesn't shy away from protecting his friend - Bakugo - from a villain. Some of the best anime quotes from My Hero Academia include:

"Whether you win or lose, looking back and learning from your experience is a part of life."

"There's nothing crueler than letting a dream end midway."

"Become the hero you want to be."

"Wanting to do it and being suitable for it are different issues."

These quotes show that mistakes are an inevitable part of life, but instead of giving up on their dreams, people should learn from their mistakes and continue to grow.

No.5 Death Note

Death Note

Death Note is an anime series that has made the supernatural world more popular among the masses. The first episode was aired back in 2006, and over the period of a decade and a half, it has become a massive hit. Here are some of the sad and inspirational anime quotes from Death Note.

"In All Things, One Cannot Win With Defense Alone. To Win, You Must Attack."

"An Eye For An Eye, My Friend."

"In The End, There Is No Greater Motivation Than Revenge."

"I Can't Develop Feelings. That's How Most Idiots Screw Up."

Death Note is an anime series that's popular for its quirky quotes, considering most characters in the series portray a selfish nature.

No.4 Attack On Titan

Attack On Titan

Attack on Titan was first released in 2013, and its anime version is inspired by the respective manga - having the same title. The storyline is pretty interesting, especially when humans are threatened by the man-eating Titans who have been terrorizing the earth for a few years.

"What is the point if those with the means and power do not fight?"

"I want to see and understand the world outside. I don't want to die inside these walls without knowing what's out there."

"Nothing can suppress a human's curiosity."

Attack on Titan's quotes will encourage you to go out and explore the world instead of living within your comfort zone.

No.3 Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood

Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood

This anime series is for everyone, including kids as well as adults. The series showcases the story of two brothers who go on a quest to complete their alchemy training. Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood is a series about the importance of family and the sacrifices one has to make for their close ones.

"War Does Not Determine Who Is Right — Only Who Is Left."

"Dedication Is A Talent All On Its Own."

"No Fair, Sky. I'm The One Who Feels Like Crying."

Whether you're feeling lost and unfocused in life, these quotes will give you the desired inspiration, and you'll be able to regain your focus.

No.2 Berserk


"Judging by the way you fight, it seems you value victory more than your own life."

"And so, now you belong to me, Guts... From now on, he's a member of the Hawks."

"I do care about them. In my own way, I do care about my men."

All the anime quotes in Berserk are full of aggression and passion for fighting.

No.1 Naruto


Naruto is one of the most popular anime series that aired from 2002 to 2014. Over a span of 12 years, the anime became one of the cult classics and even attracted non-anime fans. Naruto is one of the most popular anime series that aired from 2002 to 2014. Over a span of 12 years, the anime became one of the cult classics and even attracted non-anime fans.

"Those Who Do Not Understand True Pain Can Never Understand True Peace."

"The True Measure Of A Shinobi Is Not How He Lives, But How He Dies."

"I Am Ungraceful."

While most of the quotes from Naruto would fall under the category of sad anime quotes, it's also safe to say that they are nothing but inspiring.

2. Best Iconic Long Anime Quotes

Like the above-mentioned short anime quotes, many anime have also given long and powerful quotes to the world. Here is a list of the best long anime quotes.

No.6 Revolutionary Girl Utena

Revolutionary Girl Utena

Revolutionary Girl Utena is an anime series that was first released in the 90s. However, considering its unique character designs and fairy-tale adaptation, it's safe to say that the anime was way ahead of its time.

"Ancient creatures died and left naught but fossil fuels, like coal and petroleum. Without that sacrifice, our present energy civilization would not exist. That sort of sacrifice is what is always demanded."

"This device paints the illusion of fairy tales for those with naive wishes in their hearts, who say they wish something eternal existed, who say they wish the power of miracles existed. But, there's no place higher than this room. This room is the summit of Ohtori Academy and the world."

"The Morning Star…also known as Lucifer. The star that was originally an angel, but chose to become the Devil."

No.5 Devilman Crybaby

Devilman Crybaby

With just 10 episodes, Devilman Crybaby is a popular anime series that you'll find on Netflix. While the series is not suitable for young kids, mainly due to its explicit scenes, it's safe to say that the primary plot of Devilman Crybaby focuses on the necessity of restoring humanity and faith in the world.

"Love doesn't exist. There is no such thing as love. Therefore, there's no sorrow. That's what I thought."

"Why do I run? When I run forward, maybe something behind me will change. Even if it's trivial, even if it's just a tiny bit."

"Crying for other people and thinking about other people. That might be a fantasy. But if it's a person with a heart like that, even if that person is a demon or a human, I'll accept that person."

No.4 Baccano


Baccano is one of the anime series that'll seem like a roller-coaster ride due to its powerful storyline delivered within 16 episodes. The story is so engaging that it would be hard for you to take your eyes off the screen even for one second.

"I can't bring myself to trust you. But even if you were to betray me, and even if you were to become my enemy... would it be okay for me to love? Could you... let me love you?"

"The times when you want to cry are when you have to try your hardest. That's why I decided I'll cry in general. Then, when I have to shed tears for a time when I really want to cry, my tears would have run dry."

"The top has no limits. We can keep on climbing. That's what people do. No-- That's what I do."

No.3 Samurai Champloo

Samurai Champloo

Samurai Champloo is a Samurai-based anime series that you can watch anytime you want. Whether you're a teenager or in your early 20s, you'll fall in love with Samurai Champloo and binge-watch all its episodes without blinking once.

"Only hope can give rise to the emotion we call despair. But it is nearly impossible for a man to try to live without hope, so I guess that leaves Man no choice but to walk around with despair as his companion."

"They say 'there's always room for dessert,' but for me, it's more like 'there's always room if someone else is paying."

"Alright, that's enough! You two made me a promise. You haven't forgotten, have you? Until we find the 'Samurai who smells of Sunflowers,' you two are not allowed to kill each other!"

No.2 Hunter x Hunter

Hunter x Hunter

Like its unique title, Hunter x Hunter is one of the best anime series of all time. You can follow Gon, a young boy who leaves his hometown behind to go on a quest to find his lost father. If you've read "The Alchemist," you'll find too many resemblances in the series.

"There Are Two Things That Collectors Always Want. The First As An Item Of Extreme Rarity. The Second Is Colleagues To Whom They Can Brag About Their Collection."

"People Only Find Me Interesting Because They Can't Tell Whether I'm Serious Or Not."

"Do You Humans Ever Listen To The Cries Of Mercy Coming From The Pigs And Cows You Slaughter?"

No.1 Naruto


Like its short and punchy dialogues, Naruto also has many long quotes that fans admire all over the world. In fact, some of these quotes are also used as desktop backgrounds and screensavers in many people's PCs/smartphones.

"I'm A Genin, Honored With The Name Of This Village. My Surname Is Sarutobi, And My Given Name Is Konohamaru! You WILL Remember Me!"

"I Shut My Eyes A Long Time Ago... The Things I Seek Now Lie Only In The Darkness."

"The True Measure Of A Shinobi Is Not How He Lives, But How He Dies."

Key Takeaways from This Episode

Whether you're an avid anime fan or watch anime over the weekends, it's no surprise that they are the best entertainment source for people in different age groups.

Since the anime world has thousands of series, you'll never run out of content for your entertainment sessions.

As far as quotes are concerned, many anime series have given the world funny, inspirational, and sad anime quotes that fans appreciate.

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