Quotes from "Yahari Ore No Seishun Love Come Wa..."

If all you're good for is breathing in and out, then even an AC unit is more useful than you.

I lie all the time. Who cares if you know something, but you say you don't? Forcing something out of someone without permission is worse.

I like myself. I have never once hated myself. My high specs, my half-decent looks, my pessimistic, realist point of view... I don't hate any of it at all.

The concept of lateness being evil is wrong in the first place... The police don't mobilize until after an accident happens, and it's standard for heroes to show up late. But would anyone condemn them for being late? So, speaking paradoxically, lateness is justice.

People aren't all perfect. They're weak, ugly, and they get jealous and try to bring others down. Oddly enough, the better you are, the harder it is to live. That's why I'm going to change this world and the people in it...

I think, if you want to improve yourself, you should challenge your own limits.

That’s right. I’m nice. After everything that has happened in my life, I still haven’t gone after anyone or anything in revenge. If I were normal I would have destroyed the world by now. In a sense it makes me a savior of sorts.

Knowing more means having more shit to deal with, you know.

You should realize that there are people whose hearts break each time they see you hurt yourself.

If failure is the hallmark of being young, like they say. then someone who has failed to make friends must be at the peak of his youth, right? However, I'm sure they will disagree. All of this is just their double standards at play and nothing else. Here's the bottom line: Fools that enjoy their youth should go kill themselves.

About marriage or about future, I don't know what will happen in the future. In this world, it's normal that when there's a preparation, then a new grief is born, but everyone has the right to desire happiness. Our efforts need to be held for the sake of our future.

Forcing yourself to like something you don't like brings sorrow.

Working hard alone doesn't assure you that you'll achieve your dreams. Actually there are more cases where you don't. Even so, working hard and achieving something is some consolation at least.

People who grow up in different environments will invariably have different tastes and preferences. Therefore, could one say that the subsequent marriages necessarily lead to happiness?

Marriage, the institution where one's existence goes to die. All married people prattle on about their so-called marital bliss about how they love saying "I'm home!" to their spouses, or how seeing their sleeping kids motivates them for tomorrow. But think about it: you can say "I'm home!" if you live your parents, you can even buy some mouthwash and say "I'm home!" to the hippos on the label. And if they're talking about seeing their sleeping kids, that just means they're working hellish overtime hours. How is that in any way blissful?

Isn't changing yourself the same as running away? Why can't you just accept who you are?

I've forged my own way alone. While you were consoling and fighting with one another, I faced everything myself, head on. Now look at how strong I am.

If the truth is a cruel mistress, then a lie must be a nice girl.

Now that just looks horrible. It's like some feudal society. If that's what it takes to make friends in this world, forever alone is fine by me.