Revy: "Which side do you wanna be on"
Rock: "Me? I am where I'm standing. No where else."
"I was afraid of the days that were nevertheless flying by mercilessly" - Takemoto
"The mark of the immature man is that he wants to die nobly for a cause while the mark of the mature man is that he wants to live humbly for one." - Kusanagi Motoko
"Now that I think about it, I was absolutely clueless back then. I didn't know what it meant to pray for a miracle, nor the price of one." - Madoka Magica (Sayaka)
"Once the rain stops, and real tears can be shed, I will put down roots. Until then, with the rain by my side, I will continue to drift like the clouds." - Mushishi Zoku Shou
"No matter how many prosthetic bodies you've went through this was the one thing that was always ticking away, keeping the same time as you. Nowadays that's far to fleeting, people entrust their memories to external devices because they want to set down solid physical proof that can distinguish them as unique individuals. That watch is all you have though, isn't it? Your only external mnemonic device that identifies the person you've been up to this minute." - Batou (GitS)
"He who fights with monsters might take care lest he thereby become a monster. And if you gaze for long into an abyss, the abyss gazes also into you. Is it better to out-monster the monster or to be quietly devoured?" - Nietzsche
"The flaws in man's knowledge lead to flaws in man's reality." - Ghost in the Shell 2
"We are saddened by a bird's cry, but not a fish's blood; blessed are those with voices." - Ghost in the Shell 2 (Motoko)
"Killing people is easy. Just forget the taste of sugar." - Mr. Rosso (Monster)
"From up here you can't see any borders, all you can see is the Earth." - Planetes
"So, where is my dream? It is a continuation of your reality. But, where is my reality? It is at the end of your dream." - End of Evangelion
“Perhaps I really regard myself as an intelligent man only because throughout my entire life I've never been able to start or finish anything.” - Fyodor Dostoyevsky
"A word is not a crystal, transparent and unchanging; it is the skin of living thought and changes from day to day as does the air around us." - Towne v. Eisner, 245 U.S. 418 (1918) Holmes, J.
"“I could not become anything; neither good nor bad; neither a scoundrel nor an honest man; neither a hero nor an insect. And now I am eking out my days in my corner, taunting myself with the bitter and entirely useless consolation that an intelligent man cannot seriously become anything, that only a fool can become something.” - Dostoyevsky
"Give me grace to accept with serenity the things that cannot be changed, courage to change the things that should be changed, and the wisdom to distinguish one from the other" - Serenity Prayer
“The world is not beautiful. Therefore, it is.” - Kino
Hermes: "But what would you be doing if the world was really going to end tomorrow?"
Kino: "The exact same thing I’m doing right now."
"What her camera was capturing was pictures of people who were desperately trying to stick to the road map that was laid out on a whim by the powers at be. Pursuing all the while the fragmented peace that lay ahead like the image at the end of a kaleidoscope." - Flag