The 21 Greatest Hand-Picked Naofumi Iwatani Quotes That Fans Will Love!

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The Rising Of The Shield Hero is by far one of our favourite animes. We really love the way Naofumi handles the situation and the overall story and idea behind the anime. Therefore, we have hand-picked 21 of our favourite Naofumi Itawani quotes from The Rising Of The Shield Hero. We hope you enjoy them!

Let us know in the comments below if you feel we’ve missed any!

Naofumi Iwatani Quotes

1. I’m a cowardly cheat, after all!

Behave yourself Naofumi!

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“Shall I focus the attacks on your face and your crotch? I’m a cowardly cheat, after all!”

– Naofumi Iwatani

2. It was all a lie!

Don’t worry that b*tch gets her comeuppance.

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“I see… Joining me was just a ruse to destroy me right here. It was all a lie! The smiles she showed me, and her acts of kindness were all fake!”

– Naofumi Iwatani

3. Tell them

Don’t think it won’t!

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“Also, feel free to tell people about me. Tell them that any trader who messes with me will end up with bite marks all over.”

– Naofumi Iwatani

4. If I can’t win anyway

Ha, yeah. Do it.

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“If I can’t win anyway, I might as well make you as miserable as I can.”

– Naofumi Iwatani

5. I don’t have a second to waste

Oh, now that’s not true…

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“I’m really weak you see, I don’t have a second to waste.”

– Naofumi Iwatani

6. I’m the shield hero

We agree with you, Naofumi!

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“Because I’m the shield hero, because I’m weak they’re trying to knock me down to make themselves look better. Disgusting.”

– Naofumi Iwatani

7. Compared to you…

Aw.

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“Compared to you… a gold coin means nothing.”

– Naofumi Iwatani

8. That doesn’t sound too bad!

Why are you so perfect, Naofumi?

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“I could sit tight and watch you morons become monster feed. That doesn’t sound too bad!”

– Naofumi Iwatani

9. My name was being cleared

If only it were possible to hug a fictional character…

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“My name was being cleared in the public eye, and yet my heart didn’t feel the least bit lighter.”

– Naofumi Iwatani

10. Get off me already

We know you will!

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“I shall handle the waves my way then. Get off me already.”

– Naofumi Iwatani

11. I’ve never heard of a hero who abandons a child to run away

EXACTLY.

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“I’ve never heard of a hero who abandons a child to run away.”

– Naofumi Iwatani

12. This is what you wanted right?

You tell ’em!

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“This is what you wanted right? You can shove it up your ass.”

– Naofumi Iwatani

13. I’d rather have money than words

At least you’re being honest, bud.

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“I’d rather have money than words.”

– Naofumi Iwatani

14. Leading a completely ordinary life

Oh? Then you were definitely fated to be an ANIME PROTAGONIST.

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“I was a completely run-of-the-mill Otaku leading a completely ordinary life… but it all changed when I picked up this book.”

– Naofumi Iwatani

15. Wherever the waves go, I’ll go with my friends

YEAH!

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“I’ve gained more important things thanks to becoming the shield hero. Wherever the waves go, I’ll go with my friends.”

– Naofumi Iwatani

16. She believed in me

This is an important quote; Naofumi has experienced betrayal so his refusing to do the same to another really makes his character so endearing.

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“Abandoning her and running away is an option. But she believed in me. I don’t want to betray someone who placed their trust in me. I did make her a promise.”

– Naofumi Iwatani

17. I don’t think it’s this Princess

Do you need some aloe for that BURN, sweetie?

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“Uh, I’m pretty sure a shield is more like armour than a weapon. And where’s the heroine, anyway? I don’t think it’s this Princess. She seems kinda slutty.”

– Naofumi Iwatani

18. You attack and I defend

Naofumi and Raphtalia, two of the best teammates in anime history.

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“You attack and I defend. That way, neither of us will die.”

– Naofumi Iwatani

19. I have to grow stronger…

We know you will, Naofumi.

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“I have to grow stronger… Along with the people who believe in me and I’ll protect them, come what may!”

– Naofumi Iwatani

20. To protect

YES.

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“Didn’t I swear to protect Raphtalia, Filo and all the villagers?”

– Naofumi Iwatani

21. All I’m capable of

This quote HAD to be the final one listed. It’s only brief but it means so much when you realise how deeply Raphtalia cares for Naofumi.

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“Your parents won’t ever come back. But we can prevent other kids from going through what you did. And all I’m capable of is making sure you can fight as best as you can.”

– Naofumi Iwatani

Conclusion

We hope you’ve enjoyed our post covering our favourite Naofumi Itawani quotes! Let us know below what you thought and which ones are your favourites!

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