Quotes from "Shokugeki no Sōma"

If there's something you want to go through with, you should stick to it without keeping up appearances.

If you want to grow just look above you, there are plenty of people perfect to serve as fodder for your growth.

Everyone wants to think like this: "It can't be helped if I lose against someone with talent". Like that, be it consciously or unconsciously... People put a lid on their hearts. They want to protect their pride, self-esteem... or whatever.