50 'One Piece' Quotes From The Japanese Manga And Anime Series

Joan Agie
Sep 19, 2023 By Joan Agie
Originally Published on Aug 03, 2021
Statue of  Monkey D. Luffy

'One Piece' is a manga and anime series written by Eiichiro Oda.

The anime first aired in 1999 and has gained a lot of popularity. The story is liked by people of all ages.

'One Piece' revolves around a boy who wants to become the Pirate King. On his mission he meets a number of people who he takes with him to find the treasure.

There are many incredible quotes regarding enemy, justice, war, greed, society, marines, and more from the honorable characters of the show. So why not discover some 'One Piece' friendship quotes, and 'One Piece' quotes about life, justice, war, and more below?

If you like these 'One Piece' quotes, you can also check out these [Naruto quotes] and 'Sailor Moon' quotes.

The Best 'One Piece' Quotes

A collection of figurines from One Piece

Here we have the best of 'One Piece' Blackbeard quotes, 'One Piece' Brook quotes, 'One Piece' Franky quotes, and more great quotes from the show. You will also find Luffy's quotes below, look out for Luffy's catchphrase: "I will become the Pirate King!"

1. "Doesn't matter who you're born to… Everyone's still a child of the sea!!"

- Whitebeard, 'One Piece'.

2. "When you decided to go to the sea, it was your own decision. Whatever happens to you on the sea, it depends on what you’ve done!"

- Roronoa Zoro, 'One Piece'.

3. "The weak don’t get to decide anything, not even how they die."

- Trafalgar D. Water Law, 'One Piece'.

4. "Forgetting is like a wound. The wound may heal but it has already left a scar."

- Monkey D. Luffy, 'One Piece'.

5. "People don’t fear god, fear itself is god”

- Enel, 'One Piece'.

6.."One may stray from the path of a man, one may stray from the path of a woman, but there is no straying from the path of a human!"

- Bon Kurei, 'One Piece'.

7. "Death is never an apology."

- Brook, 'One Piece'.

8. "The government says your existence is a crime, but no matter what kind of weapons you may hold, just being alive isn’t a sin! There’s no crime in living!"

- Franky, 'One Piece'.

9. "'Loneliness' is no longer part of my vocabulary."

- Brook, 'One Piece'.

10. "This thing called Justice… changes its shape depending on where you stand."

- Kuzan, 'One Piece'.

11. "People's dreams don't ever end!"

- Blackbeard, 'One Piece'.

12. "It's not some sort of special power. He has the ability to make allies of everyone he meets. And that is the most fearsome ability on the high seas."

- Dracule Mihawk, 'One Piece'.

13. "When do you think people die? When they are shot through the heart by the bullet of a pistol? - No... It’s when… they are forgotten!"

- Dr. Hiriluk, 'One Piece'.

14. "Pirates are evil? The Marines are righteous?... Justice will prevail, you say? But of course it will! Whoever wins this war becomes justice!"

- Doflamingo Donquixote, 'One Piece'.

15. "Compared to the 'righteous' greed of the rulers, the criminals of the world seem much more honorable."

- Eustass Kid, 'One Piece'.

16. "In that moment he accepted his fate. He saw his death, accepted it and laughed!"

- Smoker, 'One Piece'.

17. "And you... Luffy. Even though I've been good for nothing my whole life, even though I have the blood of a demon within me... You guys still loved me! Thank you so much!!"

- Portgas D. Ace, 'One Piece'.

18. "Don’t ever think there’s any perfect society made by humans! If you think that way you’ll overlook the enemy! Don’t be fooled by appearances!"

- Smoker, 'One Piece'.

19. "If I can't even protect my captain's dream, then whatever ambition I have is nothing but talk! Luffy must be the man who becomes the Pirate King!"

- Roronoa Zoro, 'One Piece'.

20. "Hero? No! We are pirates! I love heroes but I don't wanna be one!"

- Monkey D. Luffy, 'One Piece'.

'One Piece' Inspirational Quotes

Below are some inspirational 'One Piece' Shanks quotes, 'One Piece' Zoro quotes, 'One Piece' Luffy quotes, and more great quotes from other characters.

21. "When the world shoves you around, you just gotta stand up and shove back. It's not like somebody's gonna save you if you start babbling excuses."

- Roronoa Zoro, 'One Piece'.

22. "Then just become stronger. I have my ambition, you have your ambition too. Which means you should just keep walking forward towards that goal."

- Monkey D. Luffy, 'One Piece'.

23. "What do you know of death? Have you ever died? You think death will preserve your cause forever?"

- Brook, 'One Piece'.

24. "I’m going to be the world’s greatest swordsman! All I have left is my destiny! My name may be infamous… but it’s gonna shake the world!"

- Roronoa Zoro, 'One Piece'.

25. "No matter how hard or how impossible it is, never lose sight of your goal."

- Monkey D. Luffy, 'One Piece'.

26. "It may be hard right now… But you must silence those thoughts! Stop counting only those things that you have lost! What is gone, is gone."

- Jinbei, 'One Piece'.

27. "It’s okay to lose your way… just don’t lose sight of what you have decided."

- Roronoa Zoro, 'One Piece'.

28. "Power isn’t determined by your size, but the size of your heart and dreams."

- Monkey D. Luffy, 'One Piece'.

29. "You can spill drinks on me, even spit on me. I'll just laugh about it. But If you dare to hurt my friends... I won't forgive you!"

- Shanks, 'One Piece'.

30. "Being strong isn’t just about having power or move, it about one’s spirit."

- Roronoa Zoro, 'One Piece'.

31. "I’ve set myself to become the King of Pirates… and if I die trying… then at least I tried."

- Monkey D. Luffy, 'One Piece'.

32. "Destiny... fate... dreams... These unstoppable ideals are held deep in the heart of man. As long as there are people who seek freedom in this life, these things will not vanish from the earth."

- Gol D. Roger, 'One Piece'.

33. "Only those who have suffered long, can see the light within the shadows."

- Roronoa Zoro, 'One Piece'.

34. "If you don’t take risks, you can’t create a future."

- Monkey D. Luffy, 'One Piece'.

35. "You can't get back what you've lost, what's important now is what is it that you still have."

- Jinbei, 'One Piece'.

Famous 'One Piece' Quotes

These are some of the most famous Robin 'One Piece' quotes, 'One Piece' Ace quotes, Nami 'One Piece' quotes,'One Piece' Sanji quotes, and more.

36. "I'll die smiling! Because if you ever think of me in the future, I want you to remember me smiling."

- Donquixote Rosinante, 'One Piece'.

37. "Men who can’t wipe away the tears from a woman’s eyes aren’t real men."

- Sanji, 'One Piece'.

38. "In the last moment of his life, he turned his fading 'flame of life' into a huge fire that enveloped the world. I've never laughed more than on that day"

- Gol D. Roger, 'One Piece'.

39. "There can be no happiness in a world where the undesirables are thrown away."

- Monkey D. Dragon, 'One Piece'.

40. "What keeps me alive in this world is neither bodily organs nor muscles, it’s my soul."

- Brook, 'One Piece'.

41. "Lose credibility and you won't be trusted by anyone."

- Fujitora, 'One Piece'.

42. "Living is important! It is because one lives, one can enjoy things! Everyone has their own designated place and position in life!"

- Arlong, 'One Piece'.

43. "Life is like a pencil that will surely run out, but will leave the beautiful writing of life."

- Nami, 'One Piece'.

44. "Fool who don't respect the past are likely to repeat it."

- Nico Robin, 'One Piece'.

45. "Wake up princess, I'm tired of your useless ideals. It's gotten pathetic. What good are your happy ideals if you can't do anything to make them a reality? They're nothing but dreams, and your dreams don't stand a chance."

- Crocodile, 'One Piece'.

46. "There comes a time when a man has to stand and fight! That time is when his friends’ dreams are being laughed at! And I won’t let you laugh at that!"

- Usopp, 'One Piece'.

47. "Sometimes the only thing you have to doubt is your own common sense."

- Nico Robin, 'One Piece'.

48. "My name is Dracule Mihawk! Find your self, true world, become stronger! No matter how long it may take, I will wait for you in my strongest form!"

- Dracule Mihawk, 'One Piece'.

49. "I don’t wanna live a thousand years. If I just live through today, that’ll be enough."

- Portgas D. Ace, 'One Piece'.

50. "There's not one person in the world that you can trust for sure... Don't fall for their tricks."

- Roronoa Zoro, 'One Piece'.

Here at Kidadl, we have carefully created lots of interesting family-friendly quotes for everyone to enjoy! If you liked our suggestions for 'One Piece' quotes then why not take a look at these 'Code Geass' quotes or 'Your Name' quotes too?

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Written by Joan Agie

Bachelor of Science specializing in Human Anatomy

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Joan AgieBachelor of Science specializing in Human Anatomy

With 3+ years of research and content writing experience across several niches, especially on education, technology, and business topics. Joan holds a Bachelor’s degree in Human Anatomy from the Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria, and has worked as a researcher and writer for organizations across Nigeria, the US, the UK, and Germany. Joan enjoys meditation, watching movies, and learning new languages in her free time.

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