He's the protagonist of one of the most popular anime of all time, so of course there are a ton of amazing Edward Elric quotes that are worth ranking. This list features the best Edward Elric quotes from both FMA 2003 and FMA: Brotherhood, and it's ranked by your votes. If you an inspiration Edward Elric quote that you love, simply vote it up so that it will rise in the rankings!
Remember the moving words that Ed said to Rose?
"I can't tell you that… You have to figure it out. Stand up and walk. Keep moving forward. You've got two good legs. So get up and use them. You're strong enough to make your own path."
Many other good Edward Elric quotes are about death, alchemy, revenge, and much more. You know that someone who burned his own childhood home to the ground doesn't regret the past, and he definitely expresses that in a few of these quotes. Take a look at these meaningful quotes from Edward Elric and vote up your favorites.
Enduring And Overcoming The Pain
"A lesson without pain is meaningless. That's because no one can gain without sacrificing something. But by enduring that pain and overcoming it, he shall obtain a powerful, unmatched heart... A Fullmetal Heart.
Accept the Flow
"I've been thinking about this for a long time. We put all our trust in alchemy but in the end... what is it? "Alchemy is the science of understanding the flow of matter and its laws. The process of comprehension, deconstruction, and reconstruction. The world flows too. It must also follow laws. Everything circulates. Even death is a part of that circulation. You must accept the flow." Hmm, Teacher sure drummed that into our heads, didn't she? I thought I understood it. But I don't understand anything... Mom proves that. Now here I am again, trying desperately to figure out a way to do the impossible. I'm such a hopeless idiot. All this time and I haven't grown up one bit. I thought maybe the rain would wash away some of this gloom that's been following me... but right now, every drop that hits my face is even more depressing.
Life's Has No Equal Trade
"Maybe life has no equal trade, maybe you can give up all you got, and get nothing back. Even if I can't prove it's true, I have to try, for your sake, Al."
Humans Are Made So Cheaply
"Water, 35 litres. Carbon, 20 kg. Ammonia, 4 litres. Lime, 1.5 kg. Phosphorus, 800 g. Salt, 250 g. Niter, 100 g. Sulphur, 80 g. Fluoride, 7.5 g. Iron, 5 g. Silicon, 3g. And fifteen other elements. Those are the elements to make an average adult human body. You can buy these elemental ingredients at the market with the pocket money of a child. Humans are made so cheaply.