Quotes from "Kuroko No Basket"

So long as I don't give up, the possibility of winning will never fall to zero.

Be Yourself because an Original is worth more than a Copy

I don't like practice. I just hate losing even more.

Shun Izuki said:

Does math bring out your wrath?

Don't go believing everyone with glasses is smart!

If we understood how other people felt, then nobody would ever start wars!

The only times we're fated to lose are in fictional stories. This is our drama! We decide what the plot will be!

The only lucky item you'll need is already within - CONFIDENCE.

I do not allow anyone acting against me to look down upon me.

Human minds are not designed to accept negative statements like ‘don’t do this’ or ‘I can’t do that’, ‘we can’t make any mistakes’, ‘failure is not accepted’. These kinds of thoughts only serve to counter productively stress the body and lead to further mistakes. And if just one mistake is made, it turns into a vicious cycle. The more they think about it, the more mistakes will be made, and the more the quality of their plays will drop.

What are you good at, what do you like… You need to show something that makes people understand who you are.

In the world of sports, quickness doesn't necessarily mean having the fastest time. It could also mean the acceleration from zero to maximum speed or the deceleration from maximum speed to zero. This is known as agility.

I won't say you'll definitely be able to do it if you don't give up. But if you do give up, then there'll definitely be nothing.

With out strong opponents, living isn't fun. It's perfect if I can't win.

“Your hard work will be rewarded.” What kind of idiot came up with that nonsense?

When you come to hate something you liked it is incredibly painful.

If we give our best in something we love, we'll enjoy the victories from the bottom of our hearts.

* The Zone * In this state of extreme focus, all unnecessary thoughts disappear and the athlete becomes absorbed in his play. Only those who have practiced and practiced earn the right to stand before the door, and it only opens unpredictably. It is the ultimate domain, open only to the chosen.

We cannot be satisfied until we have eliminated all others. It has nothing to do with reason. It is instinct.

No matter how many more points you have at the end of the game, if you're not happy, that's not a victory.