Quotes from "Koutetsujou no Kabaneri"

We humans are miserable creatures. We reject what we fear. We attack because we don' t understand. Human cowardice... breeds war.

No, order exists to protect the people. We must not aim our guns at the wrong people. What we should eliminate are our doubting hearts and minds.

What is important to survival isn't the ability to hide and protect yourself, it is to stand up and fight the Kabane.

Ikoma said:

We are weak Mumei. But, that doesn't mean we just roll over and accept our fate.

Ikoma said:

Look. Look at me! Watch as the man you cast out spills his blood and dies. Take a nice long look! I will save you all. I want you to live the rest of your lives knowing the man you abandoned saved you. And I will laugh at you from the afterlife. And tell you that it serves you right!

Horobi said:

Those who underestimate their enemies will not last long in this world.

Ikoma said:

Can we really be proud of our own survival that's predicated on sacrificing our own? There lives aren't all we lose.

Ikoma said:

Perhaps the souls of those we couldn't save, will eventually find their way to my sister. If they do, could they relay a message for me? That I promise to live for her too. And even if she feels a little lonely, just wait there for me for a little while longer.