Noragami characters mentioned in this post:
- Hiyori Iki.
- Akira Yamashita.
Noragami’s an anime about a homeless god named Yato, who strives to become better.
And along the way he meets a new friend named Hiyori Iki. Who comes to find out that she’s…. dead. Because of an incident between the two characters.
One thing you’ll appreciate about this anime is the lessons you can take from it.
Not to mention the hard-hitting quotes and relatable situations Yato finds himself in.
Here are 31+ Noragami quotes worth sharing. And may even give you a dose of inspiration!
1. God Yato Quotes
“Someone who chooses to kill himself isn’t cut out for love.” – Yato
“Man, kids these days. They think it’s a competition to have the most friends. One is enough. Find someone completely unique.” – Yato
“Even if things are painful and tough, people should appreciate what it means to be alive.” – Yato
“To put things simply, if your past makes your present… Then your present can and will make your future. When you think about it that way… You absolutely have the potential to be anything you want to be.” – Yato
“You shouldn’t judge people by how they look.” – Yato
“My silence doesn’t mean that I quit. It simply means that I don’t want to argue with people who just don’t want to understand.” – Yato
“If people want to die, let them die.” – Yato
“Life and death are like light and shadow. They’re both always there. But people don’t like thinking about death, so subconsciously, they always look away from it.” – Yato
“Resentment, fear, jealousy, impatience, grief, desire…These and other things give rise to temptation.” – Yato
“There’s no such thing as a free wish.” – Yato
“Once possessed, you will give in to temptation. You won’t even object to crossing boundaries that should never be crossed. And what awaits you there…is the pleasure of living hell.” – Yato
“You’ve finally realized that the one thing you really want, something greater than
money… It can never be yours.” – Yato
2. Kazuma Quotes
“I’m a coward. But I wanted to stay by your side. The truth is I was so happy to hear that you needed me, I took advantage of your words. But you’re crying again, because of me. I’m no blessed vessel. I’m just a piece of junk. I was supposed to guide you, but this was the only way I knew how.” – Kazuma
“People don’t always wish for good things. There are evil wishes, too.” – Kazuma
3. Hiyori Iki Quotes
“If you’re in a position to save people, you should never even joke like that. My father…The doctor…Would never abandon anyone. He’d never give up on a person’s life, even if they tried to throw it away.” – Hiyori Iki
“The gap between the rich and the poor exists even among the gods.” – Hiyori Iki
“I won’t stand for anything that makes people do terrible things!” – Hiyori Iki
4. Rabo Quotes
“However many wishes we grant, people will always fear, loathe and forget gods of calamity. For better or worse, people’s emotions are always fickle. That is the way of things.” – Rabo
“Loathe me, o fierce deity. Accept and awaken to your maelstrom of hate…god of calamity, Yato!” – Rabo
5. Tomone Quotes (Mayu)
Be careful. The darkness is always right there next to you.” – Tomone
“People tend to carry deeply-rooted darkness in their hearts, making complete purification difficult. Such a waste of precious life.” – Tomone
6. Bishamonten Quotes
“You are human, are you not? You are allowed to make mistakes.” – Bishamonten
“If you hurt me, then so be it. Do you think that there is any human in all the world who has never hurt another? You are all so kind…It hurts you to hurt others. That is why I had been hiding my pain, as well.” – Bishamonten
“You asked me if I was ready to carry on. In all honesty, I am not sure of myself. But there is something that must be done now. And I will do it.” – Bishamonten
“It may be a grudge that drives me to slay you, but regardless, it is my duty to bring justice to all evil!” – Bishamonten
7. Nora Quotes
“You really have pretty eyes. They’re like the fruit of hawthorn plants, swaying in the breeze. But…not even birds would eat them. They’re not sweet, bitter, or even poisonous, yet they provide nothing.” – Nora
8. Akira Yamashita Quotes
“Listening to people’s wishes is gods’ job! Who cares about their schedules?” – Akira Yamashita
9. Yukine Quotes
“Man, even a god thinks I’m a lost cause. I should’ve stayed dead after all.” – Yukine
“Why can I still feel physical things? Even though I’m already dead.” – Yukine
10. Daikoku Quotes
“What sins have you committed?! Confess them all!” – Daikoku
“Gods are born from the wishes of people. Those with famous names would continue to be recognized and worshipped. But it’s different for Gods with unknown names. They can’t even remain in people’s memories.” – Daikoku
Which Noragami quote is your favorite?