Light Novel Quotes

Quotes tagged as "light-novel" (showing 1-22 of 22)
Nagaru Tanigawa
“As I looked at her from the side, I became newly aware of the softness of the curves of her face. Nagato said she was the "potential for evolution." According to Asahina, she was a "time warp." Koizumi treated her as "God." Then what about me? What did "Haruhi Suzumiya" mean to me?
Haruhi was Haruhi and nobody else. I wasn't going to use such overblown language to dodge the question. But I didn't happen to have a decisive answer. Isn't that natural? If someone points to the classmate sitting behind you and asks, "What is she to you?" How are you supposed to respond? ... No, sorry. Guess that's still dodging the question. Haruhi wasn't just a classmate to me. Of course, she also wasn't the "potential for evolution" or a "time warp," much less "God." She couldn't possibly be.”
Nagaru Tanigawa, The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya

Wataru Watari
“A friendship where you're always trying to be considerate of the other person, always worrying about what they think, always responding to every single text, always seeking their approval and then finally connecting with them, isn't friendship at all.”
Wataru Watari, やはり俺の青春ラブコメはまちがっている 1

Wataru Watari
“Nobody's perfect. They are weak, with ugly hearts, and they quickly turn to jealousy. They try to knock others down. It's so odd . . . In the world we live in, the greater a person is, the more difficult his or her life becomes.”
Wataru Watari, やはり俺の青春ラブコメはまちがっている 1

Kaoru Kurimoto
“A weapon is merely a weapon, nothing more. What matters is how you use it.”
Kaoru Kurimoto, The Battle of Nospherus

Wataru Watari
“If you want to protect your pride, you don't need people to like you!”
Wataru Watari, やはり俺の青春ラブコメはまちがっている 1

“There is a fine line between a genius and an idiot and that line is possibility.”
Ni Mao

Kaoru Kurimoto
“For a while, my self-control and my power of reason quailed to uselessness.”
Kaoru Kurimoto, The Battle of Nospherus

Wataru Watari
“Are you a terrorist? Or just an idiot?”
Wataru Watari, やはり俺の青春ラブコメはまちがっている 1

Kaoru Kurimoto
“I say we have no time for debate. Indeed, we have no need for it, since the decision has been made for us. We must fight. There is no other path!”
Kaoru Kurimoto, The Battle of Nospherus

Wataru Watari
“Nothing is less trustworthy than a woman's tears.”
Wataru Watari, やはり俺の青春ラブコメはまちがっている 1

Wataru Watari
“What the hell? Die in a fire, youth. Die in a fire.”
Wataru Watari, やはり俺の青春ラブコメはまちがっている 1

Nicholas    Murray
“I know I really shouldn't be complaining right now,”
Nicholas Murray, Element Punk, Vol. 1: Enter: Katashi Hiromasa

Wataru Watari
“She's not tsundere. She's just an unpleasant woman.”
Wataru Watari, やはり俺の青春ラブコメはまちがっている 1

Wataru Watari
“Hayato Hayama [. . .] Basically, he was good-looking and stylish in a casual way. Fuck that guy.”
Wataru Watari, やはり俺の青春ラブコメはまちがっている 1

Kaoru Kurimoto
“[Rinda] often worried how she might make the coward she saw [in Remus] into a brave warrior, and someday, a king -- a task which she felt was her responsibility. Rinda had not yet realized that sometimes courage is the same thing as folly and that sometimes a skepticism bordering on her blindness to her brother's strengths was a result of her own sensitivity.”
Kaoru Kurimoto, The Battle of Nospherus

Wataru Watari
“Frankly, if her face wasn't so cute, I would most certainly have been punching it.”
Wataru Watari, やはり俺の青春ラブコメはまちがっている 1

Wataru Watari
“She was quit a handsome man, my sister.”
Wataru Watari, やはり俺の青春ラブコメはまちがっている 1

“...Yes... I am perfect. A perfect 'impostor'. B-ko”
Suzumu, 終焉の栞 [Shuuen no Shiori]

“My hobby is to make up these "false stories". The stories that I create impact the public in a completely different form... It's enjoyable when it proceeds just as I expect it to. - A-ya”
Suzumu, 終焉の栞 [Shuuen no Shiori]

“In this world, there are only 'things that seem like the truth' and 'things that seem like rumors - A-ya”
Suzumu, 終焉の栞 [Shuuen no Shiori]

“There was no sudden twists or ups and downs, just stories of that person's everyday life. The theme was "growing old". There were no beautiful woman...

For a current day work this is clearly taking literature in a bad direction.
Takashi Kajii, My Little Sister Can Read Kanji: Volume 1

“Um, are you writing one of those isekai (Another World) novels? What’s the title?” Yuichi asked.

Kanako: “Um, the title is My Demon Lord is Too Cute to Kill and Now the World is in Danger!”

Yuichi: "I can’t really imagine what that would entail..." Yuichi felt a little disappointed. He’d been hoping she might have written something a little cuter.”
Tsuyoshi Fujitaka, My Big Sister Lives in a Fantasy World: The World's Strongest Little Brother?!