“When a man faces fear, his soul is tested. What he was born to seek, what he was born to achieve... his true nature will become clear.”
“It's not the final judgement of good and evil that's important. What matters is that you come to that decision yourself. That you agonize over it and eventually accept it.”
"Everyone is alone. Everyone is empty. People no longer have need of others. You can always find a spare for any talent. Any relationship can be replaced. I had gotten bored of a world like that"
"The truth doesn't change according to our ability to stomach it"
"You can't change anything unless you can discard part of yourself too. To surpass monsters, you must be willing to abandon your humanity."
"If you begin to regret, you'll dull your future decisions and let others make your choices for you. All that's left for you then is to die. Nobody can foretell the outcome. Each decision you make holds meaning only by affecting your next decision."
"I don't like the terms 'good person' or 'bad person' because it's impossible to be entirely good to everyone or entirely bad to everyone. To some, you are a good person, while to others, you are a bad person."
"People who can't throw something important away, can never hope to change anything."
"Why should I apologize for being a monster? Has anyone ever apologized for turning me into one?"
"The world runs on power. Everything is determined by the superior power. You are weak. That is why you lose."
"What you see isn't necessarily reality"
"I've heard that stalkers don't realize they're stalking. Apparently, they believe that they're protecting."
"The greatest trick the devil ever pulled was convincing the world that he didn't exist"
"Someone has to do it. Someone has to be the one to stain their hands with blood"
"Go beyond plus ultra"
"Whatever you are physically; male or female, strong or weak, ill or healthy - all those things matter less than what your heart contains. If you have the soul of a warrior, you are a warrior. Whatever the color, the shape, the design of the shade that conceals it, the flame inside the lamp remains the same"
"Murderers are not monsters, they're men. And that's the most frightening thing about them"
"First thought best thought"
"Anyone can become a god or a devil. All it takes is for someone to claim it for it to be true"
"What a boring future. It's such a pain to live. And that's my view of life after being a good kid and going with the flow for 14 years"
"Sure, it may be a gamble, but if you don't even buy the lottery ticket, how can you ever win?"
"I feel myself diminished, parts of me spiraling away into the darkness, that which is good and honest and true - If you hold it away from yourself long enough, do you lose it entirely? If no one cares for you at all, do you even really exist?"
"The virtue of angels is that they cannot deteriorate, their flaw is that they cannot improve. Man's flaw is that he can deteriorate, and his virtue is that he can improve"
"As flies to wanton boys we are to the Gods; they kill us for their sport"
"You're obliged to pretend respect for people and institutions you think absurd. You live attached in a cowardly fashion to moral and social conventions you despise, condemn, and know lack all foundation. It is that permanent contradiction between your ideas and desires and all the dead formalities and vain pretenses of your civilization which makes you sad, troubled and unbalanced. In that intolerable conflict you lose all joy of life and all feeling of personality, because at every moment they suppress and restrain and check the free play of your powers. That's the poisoned and mortal wound of the civilized world."
"Do not call me perfect, a lie is never a compliment. Call me an erratic, damaged, and insecure mess. Then tell me you love me for it."
"Death isn't something gentle. It's black. Black as far as the eye can see. And you're all alone. No different from living though, is it? It doesn't matter how many relationships we seem to have. We're all alone."
"Everyone dies eventually. Dying sooner at least saves you some pain, right?"
"When you've suffered a great deal in life, each additional pain is both unbearable and trifling"
"A tie is a noose, and inverted though it is, it will hang a man nonetheless if he's not careful"
"They are nightmares mostly, but nightmares tinged with love. Such is the strangeness of the human heart"
"You cannot accomplish anything, as your origin is "worthlessness""
"If living is all you have, you're no different than a machine"
"Strength is the only thing that matters in this world. Everything else is just a delusion for the weak"
"I'm not foul. I'm not the same as you, but I'm not foul"
"All living things contain a measure of madness that moves them in strange, sometimes inexplicable ways"
"Animals don't escape to somewhere but from something"
"Once a man falls down, the rush of falling becomes more enticing than the struggle back up. And once you've felt the thrill of the underworld, the land of the living seems dull"
"Sometimes, even to live is an act of courage"
"Some things stay the same only by changing"
"He gives orders. I stab people. I think our roles are clear"
"I loved who you were. I'm sorry I made you into who you are"
"It's very hard to grow up in a perfect family when you're not perfect"
"Destruction leads to a very tough road but it also breeds creation"
"If you want to be strong, learn how to fight alone"
"We live alone, we die alone. Everything else is just an illusion"
"The point of life isn't to be perfect. It's to do what you want to do. To be who you want to be. That's how I should be trying to live!"
"To be quiet, and do as you're told... that's the cowardly choice. To stay down... Or fight back... Which am I doing now?"
"Even the devil cries sometimes"
"One of mankind's greatest enemies is man himself"
"Someone has to look out for the people who have no one on their side"
"The exposure of truth sometimes results in tragedy. However, no matter how tragic the truth may be, it would be an even greater tragedy... To avert ones eyes from it"
"I'd rather die as a warrior than live as a beggar"
"The weak lose their freedom to the strong. Such is the way of the strong. And it is the providence of nature that only the strong survive"
"The truly mighty ones don't flaunt their power"
"Peace is but a shadow of death, desperate to forget its painful past"
"To be forgotten is worse than death"
"The only dependable thing about the future is uncertainty"
"If you are convinced by what you're doing, if you truly believe in it, then you stay. There is no other way"
"There may be times when we are powerless to prevent injustice, but there must never be a time when we fail to protest"
"Even the tiniest, blandest, simplest light holds a wonderful secret"
"Orders ain't worth following if it means leaving people to die"