23 Hand-Picked Ken Kaneki Quotes That Everyone Will Love!

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Ken Kaneki is the very interesting protagonist from the popular anime Tokyo Ghoul… and he has also some very interesting quotes! Therefore we’ve decided to make a list of our favourite 23 hand-picked quotes for you! Let us know what you think in the comments down below, if you have any quotes from Ken Kaneki yourself, then drop them in the comments as well!

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Ken Kaneki Quotes

1. Never trust anyone too much

Never let down your guard. Because in the end, you don’t know what someone’s true intentions are.

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“Never trust anyone too much, remember the devil was once an angel.”

– Ken Kaneki

2. After all I’ve been through

Sometimes, even the worst things cannot hurt as much as what someone’s been through already.

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“You think something like that would hurt, after all I’ve been through?”

– Ken Kaneki

3. A tragedy

A tragedy…

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“If you were to write a story with me in the lead role, it would certainly be… a tragedy.”

– Ken Kaneki

4. If you have a reaction… you can never return back

Once something is said or done… it can never be taken back.

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“Human relationships are chemical reactions. If you have a reaction then you can never return back to your previous state of being.”

– Ken Kaneki

5. It’s those of us in it

It’s people who are messed up, not the world.

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“You’re wrong. It’s not the world that’s messed up… it’s those of us in it.”

– Ken Kaneki

6. We’re all to blame

Everyone is to blame for the outcome of things.

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“We need to stop fighting, and start talking. Because when it comes to the state of the world, you can’t point your finger at ghouls or humans. We’re all to blame.”

– Ken Kaneki

7. It’s the world

Sometimes… it’s just the world to blame.

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“What’s wrong isn’t me, what’s wrong is the world!”

– Ken Kaneki

8. More deeply with death than with life

Beautiful things often come to an end.

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“Why is it that the beautiful things are entwined more deeply with death than with life?”

– Ken Kaneki

9. It’s better to be hurt than to hurt

Always be nice to others, even if they aren’t nice to you.

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“It’s better to be hurt than to hurt others. Nice people can be happy with just that.”

– Ken Kaneki

10. All the liabilities in this world

Those who don’t care will never give it their 100%.

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“All the liabilities in this world are due to the inadequacies of the person involved.”

– Ken Kaneki

11. I was wrong…

Sometimes it’s hard to notice that you, yourself are at fault.

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“I was wrong… I wasn’t eating ghouls. I’m the one who was being eaten.”

– Ken Kaneki

12. Don’t make me a killer

Don’t do it!

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“I’m begging you, don’t make me a killer!”

– Ken Kaneki

13. The pain you feel today

Pain makes you stronger, it also makes you human.

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“The pain you feel today will be the strength you’ll have tomorrow.”

– Ken Kaneki

14. Chain of grief

There will be a time that you are stuck with grief, the solution is to put an end to it.

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“We have to break a chain of grief.”

– Ken Kaneki

15. Sometimes good people make bad choices

Just because someone makes a mistake, it doesn’t make them a bad person. However, if they keep doing it, then it’s not a mistake. It’s intentional.

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“Sometimes good people make bad choices. It doesn’t mean they are bad people. It means they’re human.”

– Ken Kaneki

16. I have to learn by experiencing things myself

Without experience… you’ll never be able to learn.

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“I have to learn by experiencing things myself… that’s all I can do.”

– Ken Kaneki

17. I keep it all inside

Never hold your burdens to yourself… in the end, it’ll eat you up.

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“I keep it all inside because I’d rather the pain destroy me than everyone else.”

– Ken Kaneki

18. I don’t want someone to see the good in me

Sometimes it’s all about finding the person who accepts you for you.

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“I don’t want someone to see the good in me. I want someone who sees the bad and still wants me.”

– Ken Kaneki

19. Pain tells you when you have been wounded

When you feel pain, regardless of physical or emotional… it means you’ve been hurt badly.

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“Pain tells you when you have been wounded badly.”

– Ken Kaneki

20. It tells you you’re not dead yet

Pain is also an indication to tell you that you’re still alive and kicking.

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“But you know what the best thing about pain is? It tells you you’re not dead yet!”

– Ken Kaneki

21. Eventually, you will break and become useless

A very good quote from Ken.

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“Eventually, you will break and become useless, once that happens, you’ll break and become discarded.”

– Ken Kaneki

22. I won’t forgive anyone

Those who threaten someone’s peace will suffer the consequences.

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“I won’t forgive anyone who threatens the peace in my life.”

– Ken Kaneki

23. When I get up… you’re fucked

Don’t ever kick someone when they are down… it’ll come back to bite you.

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“Never kick me when I’m down, because when I get up… you’re fucked.”

– Ken Kaneki

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Conclusion

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