Quotes returned by "&rdic;"
Why is it that the beautiful things are entwined more deeply with death than with life?
Isn't it arrogant to put a price on whether life is "higher" or "lower", Kaneki? We are just bags of meat. The weak bow down and the strong devour them. Rather, if you compared them to all living things, it's humans who have shaved away the most lives. We are different than them.
You don't need to blame yourself just because you've hurt someone, just like when you're walking you can't really blame yourself to crush some ants... that's what being stronger ones means.
I'm not going to protect you by being your shield or armor, but I'll be the dagger hidden below your pillow.
My severe injuries had healed and the sweet taste of blood coated my mouth. I kept walking, my goal vague...trying to dispel the building unease in my chest... Upon entering an open area was the scent of rotting flowers and in the middle of the flowerbed, he stood... Without anyone saying a thing, without his name given, like an unsolved puzzle falling into place by itself, just by seeing that figure, I--understood exactly who I faced. The CCG's reaper. The undefeated ghoul investigator. A cold, vivid gaze. There, stood the God of Death. Why was it that I was seeing beauty in death rather than life? Strangely, I thought he was beautiful... Disoriented, I had failed to comprehend the scene before my eyes. It was not anything like flowers but a large amount of "Death". Had he done this alone?... It's a lie... Koma...Irimi...After all that... No matter how I tried to rouse my will to fight with hatred, more than sorrow, more than rage, the emotion that arose within me was despair.
Because 'my turn' was next.
...The act of taking is equally evil. We, from the moment of birth, continue to take. Food, connections, even fellow blood. Living to utmost. Continuing to slaughter, kill, take. Life is to constantly sin. Life is evil itself. I am aware I am evil... And so are you all. Now, come kill me. And I shall do the same!
You only need a strong will and a clear purpose.
The world runs on power. Everything is determined by the superior power. You are weak. That is why you lose.
We need to have a mask that we never take off.
It's better to be hurt than to hurt others. Nice people can be happy with just that.
I'm begging you, don't make me a killer!
Doing what one likes is the right of the powerful.
If you were to write a story with me in the lead role, it would certainly be... a tragedy.
There are times when you have to give up on one thing to preserve the other. Your mother couldn't. That isn't kindness. That's just being weak.
Sometimes good people make bad choices. It doesn't mean they are bad people. It means they're human.
When you're in front of the enemy, even if your hands are trembling - fight.
What's wrong isn't me, what's wrong is the world!
If you like, you can stay over here tonight. If you're lucky, you may see some cannibalism and that's always fun...
I can neither live with you. Nor without you. All of the disadvantage in this world stems from a person's lack of ability.