In the manga series Tokyo Ghoul, a young man called Kaneki is brought into detention and given a serum that turns him into a ghoul, or reanimated corpse.
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Tokyo Ghoul Quotes
I have to learn by experiencing things myself.. that’s all I can do. ~ Kaneki Ken.
Whether we die or not, isn’t really that big a deal. ~ Juuzou Suzuya.
The act of taking a life will always be considered… evil. ~ Yoshimura.
It’s better to be hurt than to hurt others. Nice people can be happy with just that. ~ Kaneki Ken.
Since everyone thinks many various things, it is difficult to understand them. ~ Uta.
Never trust anyone too much, remember the devil was once an angel. ~ Kaneki Ken.
To me, he is still a special customer, even now. ~ Uta.
When you’re in front of the enemy, even if your hands are trembling – fight. ~ Kureo Mado.
We need to have a mask that we never take off. ~ Uta.
Best Tokyo Ghoul Quotes
I led me by the hand as if to fill the niches in the memories in my oozing brain fluid. ~ Kaneki Ken.
It’s not the world that’s messed up; it’s those of us in it. ~ Kaneki Ken.
I can neither live with you. Nor without you. ~ Uta.
Trusting a human is difficult, but, if it’s by you, then it’s probably fine if I’m betrayed. ~ Sui Ishida.
I was wrong. I wasn’t eating ghouls. I’m the one who was being eaten. ~ Kaneki Ken.
Beauty is as vain as these cherry blossoms. You will never be able to see the same shape for two days. ~ Kyoya Ootori.
The act of taking is equally evil. We, from the moment of birth, continue to take. Food, connections, even fellow blood. Living to the utmost. Continuing to slaughter, kill, take. ~ Yoshimura.
Whose fault is it that things ended up like this? ~ Rize Kamishiro.
All suffering in the world is born from an individual’s incompetence. ~ Yakumo Oomori.
Famous Tokyo Ghoul Quotes
We’re all just human at the end of the day. Even the best and the nicest people make mistakes, so please take it easy on yourself. ~ Kishou Arima.
The world runs on power. Everything is determined by the superior power. You are weak. That is why you lose. ~ Ayato Kirishima.
All of the disadvantages in this world stems from a person’s lack of ability. ~ Rize Kamishiro.
You only need a strong will and a clear purpose. ~ Kureo Mado.
I’m begging you, don’t make me a killer! ~ Kaneki Ken.
Great Tokyo Ghoul Quotes
I’m ok with anything as long as it doesn’t harm me. ~ Kyoya Ootori.
If an angelic being fell from the sky and tried to live in this world of ours I think even they would commit many wrongs. ~ Sui Ishida.
Why is it that beautiful things entwined more deeply with death than with life? ~ Kaneki Ken.
I’m not going to protect you by being your shield or armor, but I’ll be the dagger hidden below your pillow. ~ Shuu Tsukiyama.
We can only live while we lose. ~ Renji Yomo.
Human relationships are chemical reactions. If you have a reaction then you can never return back to your previous state of being. ~ Kaneki Ken.
There’s no way someone who can’t even protect himself can protect anyone else, is there? ~ Touka Kirishima.
There’s no such thing as fate. It’s simply a combination of one circumstance and the next. ~ Rize Kamishiro.
If you were to write a story with me in the lead role, it would certainly be… a tragedy. ~ Kaneki Ken.
Top Tokyo Ghoul Quotes
As long as it’s for the right cause, there’s nothing wrong with playing dirty. ~ Kureo Mado.
If you want to dream, then do it in your sleep. ~ Kyoya Ootori.
I’m bad at sorting out my feelings, and although I try to put on a good front I’m just so incredibly immature. And I hate that about myself. ~ Touka Kirishima.
There are times when you have to give up on one thing to preserve the other. ~ Rize Kamishiro.
We’re always trying to justify our actions with ideals. But ideals cannot give grounds for killing another person. The act of taking a life will always be considered… evil. ~ Yoshimura.
Why should I apologize for being a monster? Has anyone ever apologized for turning me into one? ~ Juuzou Suzuya.
We need to stop fighting, and start talking. Because when it comes to the state of the world, you can’t point your finger at ghouls or humans. We’re all to blame. ~ Kaneki Ken.
Popular Tokyo Ghoul Quotes
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. ~ Shuu Tsukiyama.
All of the liabilities in this world are due to the inadequacies of the person involved. ~ Kaneki Ken.
What’s wrong isn’t me, what’s wrong is the world! ~ Kaneki Ken.
The pain you feel today will be the strength you’ll have tomorrow. ~ Kaneki Ken.
Doing what one likes is the right of the powerful. ~ Yakumo Oomori.
Sometimes good people make bad choices, it doesn’t mean they are bad people. It means they are human. ~ Kishou Arima.
Anyone who tries to take my friends from me will get no mercy. ~ Ken Kaneki.
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. ~ Yoshimura.
Pain and me aren’t on speaking terms. It’s those who’ve tamed their weakness that win in battle. ~ Juuzou Suzuya.
So these were the 47 quotes from Tokyo Ghoul.