NOTE: These quotes are arranged alphabetically by the name of the person who made the quote.
"There’s no such thing as a painless lesson. They just don’t exist. Sacrifices are necessary. You can’t gain anything without losing something first. Although, if you can endure that pain and walk away from it, you’ll find you now have a heart strong enough to overcome any obstacle- Yeah, a heart made full metal."
- Edward Elric from Full Metal Alchemist
"When a person has something important to protect, that is when they can truly become strong."
- Haku from Naruto
"Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you will land among the stars."
- Les Brown
“No one can do everything right away. You can’t do everything right after you are born. If you really wish with all you have for something, go through many trails and errors and take everything to heart, it’s not embarrassing to not know something. Not devoting yourself to your goal is a lot more embarrassing.”
- Toukichi from Shinobi Life
"True power is not something that is external, but rather something that comes from within. Someone with true power doesn’t need to hurt or take advantage of someone else; in fact, truly empowered people know it is by giving love and having reverence for life that we achieve our greatest potential…’