71 Most Inspirational One Piece Quotes Of All Time


One Piece quotes are undoubtedly the best, simply because the anime series itself is a masterpiece. With its thrilling adventures, perplexing mysteries, and epic battles against formidable foes, the show offers a mesmerizing experience that keeps fans hooked. But that’s not all; One Piece also imparts invaluable life lessons, such as standing up for what you believe in, and putting everything on the line till the bitter end.

Aside from its hilarity and entertainment value, One Piece has many heartwarming moments that can make even the toughest viewers tear up. Moreover, the show challenges your intellect by presenting complex puzzles that require sharp problem-solving skills.

What makes One Piece quotes truly special is their versatility. They encompass a vast range of themes and topics, offering insights and wisdom that can be applied to everyday life situations. I, for one, adore collecting these motivational quotes and utilizing them to guide my daily activities.

This article aims to compile some of the most inspiring One Piece quotes, lines, and speeches that have left a lasting impression on all anime fans.

17. Tony Tony Chopper Quote

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First on the list of the the most memorable One Piece quotes is Tony-Tony Chopper’s line. He is an adorable character with the unique ability to transform into different forms. He officially became a member of the Straw Hat Pirates after the Drum Island Arc and serves as the crew’s doctor, making him the sixth member to join.

  • I realized that back then, the reason I wanted to become human, was that I really just wanted to have friends. Now, I just want to be a monster that can help Luffy.

16. Coby Quote

Coby is a Marine Captain who trained under the hands of  Vice-Admiral Garp. He is currently a member of the Marine special forces unit SWORD.

He was formerly an unwilling pirate for the Alvida Pirates until he was liberated by Luffy, and in the process, they become friends.

We shouldn’t worry about being able to achieve our dreams, as long as we have the desire to do it!

15. Bellemere Quote


Bellmere san was a former Marine and the adoptive mother of Nami and Nojiko. She rescued them and left the Marines to have a full-time to raise them as their foster mother until she was killed by Arlong. She is definitely one of the top anime moms of all time that makes hearts feel warm.

  • No matter what happens, don’t be sorry you were born. Even though nobody praises us, don’t forget to smile in any situation. As long as you’re alive there will be better things later…and there will be many.

14. Jinbe Quotes


Jinbe or Jimbei is a One Piece character from the fishmen island, he is a whale shark Fishman, and has been a captain of the Sun Pirates. He renounced his warlord title in Marineford and joined the Whitebeard Pirates. He met up with Luffy and became friends with him.

Well, Since Jimbei is a mature character, it is no wonder that his sayings will be a part of the most unforgetable One Piece quotes ever!

  • Stop counting only those things you have lost! What is gone, is gone! So ask yourself this. What is there… that still remains to you?!

  • You can’t bring back what you’ve lost, think about what you have now! 

  • 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!

  • It is a sad truth that the greater the authority a person possesses, the more he tends to fear change.

13. Smoker Quotes


The next One Piece character is going by the name of Smoker, who is heading up a marine base after the betrayal of his superior. In his first appearance, he was originally a captain in the Marines with one goal in mind which is to find and execute Luffy. After The events in ArabastaArc, he was provided with a promotion to the rank of commodore.

  • 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!!

  • Why don’t you do something besides crying about it try getting stronger.

  • With my own hands, JUSTICE will be served.

  • We have both become stronger. However, you cannot best me.

  • 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!!

12. Nami Quotes


The tale of how Nami became the Straw Hat Pirates’ navigator is intertwined with themes of betrayal, exploitation, and abuse, particularly at the hands of Arlong. Her ultimate aspiration is to provide a better life for everyone in her village. Thanks to Luffy’s assistance, she accomplishes her goal and embarks on an incredible adventure with the Straw Hat crew.

  • Everyone’s weak when they hesitate.” 

  • What good is a treasure if I am alone?

  • Everyone is expecting help from you, but you come here and don’t think about doing anything to help those people?

  • If you think I’m just another cute girl, you’re dead wrong!

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

11. Brook Quotes


Soul King Brook, the musician of the Straw Hat Pirates, consumed the Yomi Yomi no Mi, which grants him the ability to resurrect himself after dying. In addition to being a skilled swordsman, he is the ninth member to join the crew and joined after the Thriller Bark Arc.

Having lived for a considerable time, Brook has garnered a wealth of knowledge and meaningful life experiences. Thus, in One Piece, Brook’s quotes are not only insightful but also carry significant weight and meaning.

  • Once a person passes on, nothing remains but dead bones! If there is one thing I can’t stand, it is a person with no respect for life! 

  • What keeps me alive in this world is neither bodily organs, nor muscles – it’s my soul!

  • No matter how deep the night, it always turns to day, eventually.

  • All for one, one for all! There are times when a man has no choice but to act.

  • What do you know of death?!! Have you ever died?!! Do you think death will preserve your cause forever? Ridiculous!! Death leaves nothing behind!! Once a person passes on, nothing remains but dead bones!! If there is one thing I can’t stand, it is a person with no respect for life!!

10. Portgas D Ace Quotes


As Luffy’s brother, Ace is one of the most cherished characters in the One Piece series. His quotes and sayings are some of the most memorable in the entire franchise, and still resonate with fans today.

Tragically, Ace’s lineage was discovered by the World Government, resulting in his capture and subsequent death sentence. This sparked the intense war between Whitebeard, the Marines, and Seven Warlords.

In spite of being freed from captivity, Ace made the ultimate sacrifice by giving his life to protect his beloved brother from Admiral Akainu. His selfless act and inspiring words continue to inspire fans of One Piece and exemplify the true meaning of a hero.

  • Sorry, I’m Not Interested In Living 1000 Years. I Just Need To Live Today.

  • Once I start a fight, neither side ever escapes.

  • Sometimes the blood rushes to my head and I feel like, if I run I’ll lose something important

  • Could You Tell What I’m About To Say Now? Pops, Everyone, And You Luffy. Thank You For Loving Someone Like Me Who Is Good For Nothing. And Who Has Such Bad Blood In His Veins, Up To Today, Thank You.

  • We have to live a life of no regrets.

9. Vinsmoke Sanji Quotes


One of my favorite One Piece characters is Sanji. He’s not only a fantastic fighter and cook, but he has also aided the crew in numerous battles. He constantly stands up for what he believes in, even if it means defying his own family. To achieve that, it really requires a lot of courage!

It’s amazing how Blackleg Sanji twice detached himself from his royal family in order to search for the All Blue Ocean. His life’s desire has been to swim in this renowned sea that is home to every kind of fish, and I appreciate his commitment to making it happen.

Sanji has encountered numerous difficulties along the way, yet he never gives up. His fortitude, tenacity, and unshakeable spirit are genuinely admirable, and makes him say some of the most interestting quotes that carries heavy meanings.

  • It’s a man’s duty to forgive women’s lies.

  • I understand starving people more than anyone.

  • Men who can’t wipe away the tears from a women’s eyes, aren’t real men.

  • I couldn’t confess my feelings for you, so I watched you from afar, being happy with someone else.

  • Don’t start a fight that you can’t finish.

8. Kuzan Quotes


Kuzan Aokiji is a former Admiral, he was presented as one of the main One Piece antagonists who had a strong belief in making “merciful justice” and wanted to use his powers for good rather than evil.

  • Have you ever heard in the world, there are things best not to ask? 

  • This stage is still too early for you all.

  • If you are defeated by me, your dream will never come true

  • I cannot say that this is the correct way. Justice changes based on your perspective

  • The thing called “justice” changes its shape… Depending on where you stand.

7. Law Trafalgar Quotes


Trafalgar D. Law is an impressive, intelligent, and formidable pirate who serves as both a doctor and leader of the Heart Pirates crew. He is a trusted ally of the Straw Hat crew and is considered one of the most iconic characters in One Piece. His seriousness often draws attention, and he is one of the best-collected characters in the series, known for his memorable quotes. Law is surrounded by many mysteries, and he also dreams of finding the One Piece and understanding its purpose well.

  • You can’t see the whole picture until you look at it from the outside

  • I don’t plan to lose. I’ll fight until I’m the last one standing!

  • The Strawhat Pirates are a group of people that can make miracles happen!

  • There are things you can’t see unless you change your standing.

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

6. Dr. Hiluluk Quote


Hiluluk Sensei was one of the most inspiring One Piece characters, and is Chopper’s “father” who took him in and became his teacher. They used to have a close relationship like father and son but they always argued as friends do, Chopper learns medicine from Dr. Hiluluk who was the best doctor in the entire series.

  • When do you think people die? When they are being shot through the heart by the bullet of a pistol? No. When they are ravaged by an incurable disease? No. When they drink a soup made from a poisonous mushroom!? No! It’s when… they are forgotten.

5. Shanks Akagami Quotes


Red-Haired Shanks is a pivotal character in One Piece, having inspired Luffy to become a pirate and serving as a hero throughout the series. Known as Red Hair, he is the leader of the Red Hair Pirates and one of the Four Emperors who reign over all the seas in the One Piece world. Some of his most badass quotes are:

  • By experiencing both, victory and defeat, running away, and shedding tears, a man will become a man.

  • If you keep on fighting, both sides will suffer more pointless casualties. If anyone still wants to fight, then come. We will be your opponents.

  • Your honor isn’t worth your life. 

  • I’ve come to end this war!

  • You can spill drinks on me, even spit on me, I’ll just laugh about it, But, good reason or not, nobody hurts a friend of mine.

4. Donquixote Doflamingo Quotes


A hot shot with an overwhelming swagger, Doffy often likes to say big words and dramatic statements and cracks a few “airhead pose” muscles for added effect, so it is obvious that he will make it to the list of the best One Piece Quotes of all time.

He’s one of the main villains in Marineford, where he took part as a warlord in the big war. He is also the main villain in Dressrosa Arc, who was one of the most powerful enemies that Luffy has ever faced.

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

  • There is a difference in the look of the ordinary vagabond and that of a determined man.

  • Justice will prevail, you say? But of course it will! Whoever wins this war becomes justice! 

  • There are no safe spaces on the battlefield! 

  • Pirates, are evil? Marines, are righteous? These terms have always changed throughout the course of history! Kids who have never seen peace and kids who have never seen war have different values! Those who stand at the top determine what’s wrong and what’s right! This very place is neutral ground! Justice will prevail, you say? But, of course, it will! Whoever wins this war becomes justice!

3. Roronoa Zoro Quotes


Zoro is a beloved character in One Piece, admired by fans for his dedication to becoming the world’s greatest swordsman. Through his journey, Zoro has faced both triumphs and setbacks, shaping his strong and determined personality. As the first member to join Luffy’s pirate crew, Roronoa Zoro holds a special place in the hearts of fans. He is a powerful character who relies on his extensive training and raw strength, with author Eiichiro Oda intentionally creating him to value strength over superpowers.

  • When I decided to follow my dream, I had already discarded my life.

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

  • 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.

  • You want to kill me? You couldn’t even kill my boredom!

  • 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! 

  • Scars on the back are a swordsman’s shame.

2. Whitebeard Quotes

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Edward Newgate, as known as Whitebeard, was a powerful member of the Four Emperors that ruled over the New World until his death during the big war of saving Ace at Marineford. “Whitebeard” was originally given the title of “Strongest Man In The World.” He was the only pirate alive that could match “Pirate King” Gold D Roger.

  • I’m just a human with one heart 

  • It doesn’t matter who your parents were. Everyone is a child of the sea.” – Whitebeard

  • It’s ridiculous to lay the blame on a child for the sins of his father

  • Brave men don’t seek death

  • Even in death, his body did not fall. His figure, taking down enemies while losing half of his head, was truly monstrous. The total number of sword wounds he received in this battle was 267. He was shot by 152 bullets. And was hit by 46 cannonballs. And despite all this, his proud back, over the course of his entire life as a pirate, never received a single scar from running away.

1. Monkey D Luffy Quotes

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One Piece is filled with many happy and inspiring characters, but it also has moments of sadness in the anime. These sad moments make for some of the best One Piece quotes out there.

Monkey D. Luffy is the protagonist of the manga/anime One Piece and is known for his trademark straw hat, funny personality, and powerful body. He is a small pirate with an incredibly powerful rubber body that he can stretch to incredible lengths.

Although Luffy may seem naive, he does have some of the most amazing One Piece quotes of all time.

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

  • Being alone is more painful than getting hurt.

  • It’s not about whether it’s impossible or not, I’m doing it because I want to.

  • If you hurt somebody… or if somebody hurts you, the same red blood will be shed.

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

  • Forgetting is like a wound. The wound may heal, but it has already left a scar.

Written by Mohsin

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