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15 Inspiring Quotes from Baby Steps

Baby Steps is a very well-paced sports anime that focuses on the growth of a new tennis player named Eiichirou Maruo. Scroll down to check out 15 quotes from the anime that will put your motivation in overdrive!

by sashamayer19
Oct 29, 2015 10:02 PM | 6,737 views

“So no matter how far my goal is, no matter how small a step I’m taking, as long as I keep moving forward, someday I’ll get there!” - Eiichirou Maruo

Inspiring Quotes Baby Steps Eiichirou Maruo Eii-chan



“Both your reason and instinct are part of who you are, so you can't eliminate one side. Both are needed. That's why it's so hard to maintain a balance between the two.” - Aoi Ryuuhei

Inspiring Quotes Baby Steps Aoi Ryuuhei Eiichirou Maruo Eii-chan



“If there’s an opportunity for you to win, you have to take it, no matter what it is. Then, if you win, that means you were better. You should be happy to win and gain confidence from it.” - Takasaki Natsu

Inspiring Quotes Baby Steps tennis Takasaki Natsu



“I shouldn’t think about losing before the match has even begun!” - Eiichirou Maruo

Inspiring Quotes Baby Steps Eiichirou Maruo Eii-chan



“Some things are never meant to be, no matter how hard you struggle.” - Egawa Takuma

Inspiring Quotes Baby Steps Egawa Takuma



“There's a higher risk of going out, but that's what it will take. If I'll lose otherwise, I'll try whatever I can!” - Eiichirou Maruo

Inspiring Quotes Baby Steps Eiichirou Maruo Eii-chan



“A moment’s hesitation will leave you open.” - Nabae Yuu

Inspiring Quotes Baby Steps Nabae Yuu



“You'll have to make your body listen to you. Teach it that its purpose is to play tennis.” - Miura

Inspiring Quotes Baby Steps Miura



“Things can get crazy when you listen to your instinct!” - Eiichirou Maruo

Inspiring Quotes Baby Steps Eiichirou Maruo Eii-chan



“Humans aren't machines.” - Aoi Ryuuhei

Inspiring Quotes Baby Steps Aoi Ryuuhei Eiichirou Maruo Eii-chan



“If you feel tense, that means you want to win. That's a good way to feel during a match. So focus on your opponent instead of yourself. You can do it!” - Eiichirou Maruo

Inspiring Quotes Baby Steps Eiichirou Maruo Eii-chan



“When you've been through a lot of tennis matches, bad calls are bound to happen.” - Nabae Yuu

Inspiring Quotes Baby Steps Nabae Yuu



“Don't think about what you need to do. Just follow your desires.” - Aoi Ryuuhei

Inspiring Quotes Baby Steps Aoi Ryuuhei Eiichirou Maruo Eii-chan



“The fundamentals aren't fail-safe. Reliance on consistent play can become a weakness.” - Nabae Yuu

Inspiring Quotes Baby Steps Nabae Yuu



“My return isn't much of a weapon, but for now, all I can do is turn my best shot into a weapon!” - Eiichirou Maruo

Inspiring Quotes Baby Steps Eiichirou Maruo Eii-chan


Baby Steps centers on an interesting and likable protagonist named Eiichiro Maruo who moves outside his comfort zone in order to become a pro tennis player. It is so inspiring to watch his frantic attempts to outguess his opponents! This anime definitely deserves your attention, regardless of whether or not you played tennis before.

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Anime: Baby StepsBaby Steps 2nd Season
Manga: Baby Steps
Characters: Eiichirou MaruoTakuma EgawaNatsu Takasaki MiuraRyuuhei AoiYuu Nabae

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