Legend of the Galactic Heroes Quotes



Anime News Network : For decades, the Galactic Empire has been locked in an interstellar war with the Free Planets Alliance, a conflict that involves thousands of spaceships and millions of soldiers on both sides. Two new commanders enter the conflict with great hopes: Imperial Admiral Reinhard von Lohengramm and the FPA’s Yang Wen-Li. As they deal with superiors and subordinates, maneuver through complicated political arrangements, plot strategies, and win battles, each will be tested, and ultimately, changed, by the reality of war.


The goddess of victory is waving her underwear in your faces!
Fritz Josef Bittenfield (Legend of the Galactic Heroes)

We’re doing this revolutionary war out of foppery and whim. Got it?
Dusty Attenborough (Legend of the Galactic Heroes)

Miss Celibacy doesn’t seem to want to relinquish me. After all, I’ve been dating her for the longest time, you know? I can’t bring myself to dump her.
Dusty Attenborough (Legend of the Galactic Heroes)

I don’t think screaming in pain in place of his superior is among an adjutant’s duties.
Oskar von Reunthal (Legend of the Galactic Heroes)

Someone like me can hold power and make others live or die as he likes. If that isn’t a flaw of democracy, then what is? Job Truniht (Legend of the Galactic Heroes)

Alcohol is humanity’s friend. Can I abandon a friend? Humans were drinking alcohol five thousand years ago, and they’re still drinking it now.
Yang Wenli (Legend of the Galactic Heroes)

There are few wars between good and evil, most are between one good and another good.
Yang Wenli (Legend of the Galactic Heroes)

There is only one Reinhard von Lohengramm, and there is only one man whose name will be remembered for killing me. Who wants to be that man?!
Reinhard von Lohengramm (Legend of the Galactic Heroes)

Constellations of stars that I am seeing for the first time… you are all only allowed to exist as objects for my conquest and rule. Just wait.
Reinhard von Lohengramm (Legend of the Galactic Heroes)

All heroes have established thrones atop not just their enemies, but a large quantity of allied corpses as well. There are no monarchs with clean hands. Their subordinates also know that.
Paul von Oberstein (Legend of the Galactic Heroes)