In today’s article, we are bringing you the best quotes from the captain of the Survey Corps and the strongest soldier alive in Attack on Titan, Levi Ackerman.
We really love the Japanese show anime, as well as one of Attack on Titan main characters, Levi Ackerman. As a result, we gathered up all the quotes for you. You’ll find inspirational and sad anime quotes here. Funny, painful, funny and brutal; we have it all.
We have also gone a step further and made nice images that acompanie those quotes. In the images, you can really feel how Levi thought at that time. Just one note, Levi rarely smiles.
There were a lot of great ones, but we really loved these 17 Levi quotes and that is why we have selected them. You can also find original images for you so that you can use them as you wish.
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Let’s start with the best quotes from Levi Ackerman.
Best Levi Quotes
“This is just my opinion, but when it comes to teaching somebody discipline…I think pain is the most effective way.”Levi Ackerman Quote
“If you don’t want to die, think!”Levi Ackerman Quote
“The difference between your decision and ours is experience. But you don’t have to rely on that.”Levi Ackerman Quote
“Whether you have the body, dead is dead.”Levi Ackerman Quote
“Believe in yourself, or believe in the survey corps and me. I don’t know and I never have but I can believe in my own abilities or the choices of the companions I trust. But no one ever knows how it will turn out. So choose for yourself, whichever decision you will regret the least.”Levi Ackerman Quote
“I want to put an end that recurring nightmare, right now. There are those who would get in my way. But I’m fine playing the role of the lunatic who kills people like that. I have to be ready to rearrange some faces. Because I choose the hell of humans killing each other over the hell of being eaten.”Levi Ackerman Quote
“I think the best discipline is pain.”Levi Ackerman Quote
“A lot of time, you’re going into situation you know nothing about. So what you need is to be quick to act…and make tough decisions in worst-case scenarios.”Levi Ackerman Quote
“I don’t know which option you should choose and I could never advise you on that… No matter what kind of wisdom dictates you the option you pick, no one will be able to tell if it’s right or wrong until you arrive to some sort of outcome from your choice.”Levi Ackerman Quote
“The lesson you need to learn right now can’t be taught with words, only with action.”Levi Ackerman Quote
“It’s good to see that someone has the balls to go… but don’t forget to do your damnedest to stay alive.”Levi Ackerman Quote
“The only thing we’re allowed to do is believe that we won’t regret the choice we made.”Levi Ackerman Quote
“Don’t get me wrong. It’s not like I trust him. If he betrays us or goes berserk, I’ll put him down without hesitation.”Levi Ackerman Quote
“The difference in judgement between you and me, originates from different rules derived from past experience.”Levi Ackerman Quote
“I don’t know the answer to that. I never have. Whether I trusted myself or the choices of my dependable comrades, there was no telling how things would turn out. So, just do the best you can and choose whichever you’ll regret the least.”Levi Ackerman Quote
“Some scouts’ lives are more valuable than others, only those dumb enough to acknowledge that join us.”Levi Ackerman Quote
“No casualties, Don’t you dare Die!”Levi Ackerman Quote
Why are Levi and his quotes important?
Levi Ackerman is often refereed to as Captain Levi, the squad captain of the Special Operations Squad within the Survey Corps and is thought of as humans strongest hope.
People who know Levi personally describe him as being a “clean freak” due to his childhood, as he prefers to be spotless as well as an environment around him. The soldier has been known to wipe away blood-smeared blades on the battlefield, during the fight, and is opposed to having either himself or his equipment soiled. Regardless, he does not hesitate to touch filth if he feels it is necessary.
Levi is not very approachable despite his obsession with cleanliness. Other people perceive him as being cold, as he rarely shows emotion. Often, his remarks are coarse or unseemly, and his manner of speaking is blunt, even insulting. Those who oppose or irritate him are not above being provoked or belittled by him. As a result of this, he tends to have a vulgar, insulting, and dark sense of humor. Many people find him unsettling for all of these reasons, but that is why Levi’s quotes are pure gold.
It is no problem for Levi to show open disdain for any authority other than those he respects. His obedience is mostly limited to those he respects. He mocked several MPs by claiming that they did not know how to deal with Eren and called the merchants “pigs” during Eren’s tribunal, desiring to shame them beyond recognition. So sarcastically he suggested they join the Survey Corps, that they backed off. Since he had a criminal past before he joined the Survey Corps, he resents most of the MPs for their attempts to undermine the Survey Corps.
Levi is a moral and empathic individual, but he rarely shows it. The value he places on human life is one of his most defining characteristics. This was demonstrated especially when it was revealed that all Titans were once human. He is deeply disturbed by the fact that he has been killing humans without knowing it.
The truth is Levi took no pleasure in Eren’s beating, but for his own survival, he was willing to resort to violence. That is why he eventually asked Eren whether he resented him. His subordinates are expected to use their judgment in order to avoid blunders that could result in casualties. Levi himself has said that he dislikes unnecessary casualties.
As a result of the hazardous nature of his profession and his own values, he cares deeply for the welfare of his subordinates.
Although Levi is well aware that his fighting skills and his skin exceed almost all other human soldiers, he does not appear arrogant about it, as he knows from experience that no human soldier is invulnerable. There are few people who would argue with his claims that he is the only one capable of handling difficult tasks, since he has already proven his capability.
All this makes Levi a really cool character and that is why we had a pleasure finding his best quotes.