He's one of the toughest anime characters of all time, so let's rank the best Guts quotes from the Berserk franchise. Do you have a favorite quote by Guts? He's known for being a complete badass, who chops down entire swaths of men with his oversized sword (seriously, he once took on 100 men completely by himself.) Why else would he be given the name of "Black Swordsman?"
How can you not love a character that says things like, "People who perish in other’s battles are worms. If one can’t live their life the way they want, they might as well die." Most of the greatest Guts quotes are similar in nature, whether he's speaking about battling, surviving, or the art of war.
Vote up your favorite lines from Guts on the list below, and downvote any quotes that didn't really resonate with you!
"People who perish in other’s battles are worms… If one can’t live their life the way they want, they might as well die."
"People bring the small flames of their wishes together... since they don't want to extinguish the small flame... they'll bring that small flame to a bigger fire. A big flame named Griffith. But you know... I didn't bring a flame with me. I think I just stopped by to warm myself by the bonfire."
Fighting Like Death
"If you're alone... if it's just your life, you can use it however you please/ Wear yourself out, get cut to ribbons, doesn't matter. But when there's two, the blade grows heavy. Fighting like death doesn't concern you becomes a thing of the past. It's no longer just you. I threw away my way of life, relied on the strength of others, and somehow pushed on."