Quotes from "Tonari No Kaibutsu-kun"

Even when the answer’s obvious, making one wait for it is the worst thing you can do.

If you don't hold any regret in your choice, that means you must've made the right decision.

I'm always just waiting. Waiting for someone to reach out to me. But at the same time, I'm really self-conscious and a coward.

Does it really matter that people don't like you?

It would be cruelest to keep your hopes up when I already know the answer.

There's nothing more repulsive than being touched by a guy you don't like.

Every time I deal with another person, I’m reminded how little control I have over my life.

I have someone I like. I never had the confidence and I’ve doubted my feelings countless of times. But, when she stays by my side and smiles with me, I feel like I can do anything.

I don't understand you! You said you don't love me, but you act like you do! Then you tell me to stay away. Do I have a chance or not?!

People who say they don't know their own feelings are deluding themselves. It's because you refuse to accept what you're thinking deep down in your heart, you think you don't understand.

Clean up after yourself. If you want to be accepted, you must accept yourself first.

You can't pick up water once it's spilled, so handle it carefully.

Humans will wither away if they're always alone. The only remedy would be to seek out other people.

Once you've recognized your mistakes, it's easy enough to correct them.

If you can't give up one, learn to balance both at the same time. Why does it have to be all or nothing?

Studying was fun. I enjoyed solving problems quickly, and I was rewarded for the effort I put in. Studying made me feel complete.

Love is good. It changes people, for better or for worse. You could look at it as a chance for you to change. The best kind of love helps you grow up.

At least in academics, you can control the outcome, whether it's good or bad.

What's so special about studying? Every problem has an answer. How hard can it be?

The old me would never have known how blue the afternoon sky looks from the roof. My world is growing. What I once considered background noise is now comforting.