Quotes from "The Heroic Legend of Arslan"

Kubard said:

The world won't always go the way you want it to. Better not take it to seriously.

Arslan said:

The one who holds power has no self-awareness of his responsibilities and the one aware of the responsibilities has no power at all.

Arslan said:

Zealotry and prejudice more than anything, bring harm to the people of the land.

Farangis said:

The throne itself does not half a will of its own. Depending upon who sits in it, it can be the seat of justice or it can be the seat of inhuman cruelty. As long as it is a man and not a god, doing the governing, he can never be perfect. But should he neglect to make efforts to reach for perfection, a king will surely tumble down the slippery slope towards evil with no one around to stop him.

Guibu said:

To live is to undertake a journey - no, to undertake a journey is to live. To face the wind or to follow it, all journeys lead to the gates of death... The light in which all journeys are taken is deceptive - not hopeful, but sorrowful. And the struggle never ends. Everywhere on the earth is fleeting life. We are blown by the wind. The words we write in the sand disappear and finally, when we are swallowed by the sea we do not hear the waves. The humblest of creatures must face these dreadful barriers. No-not barriers, but challenges rather...