Quotes / Fragile Speedster

Signum: So you made your lightweight armor even lighter.
Fate: I can move that much faster because of it.
Signum: If you take even a glancing blow, you will die. Are you crazy, Testarossa?
Fate: That is so I can defeat you.

Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee,
Your hands can't hit what your eyes can't see.
Muhammad Ali

"I'm very hard to catch. And if they can't catch me, they can't kill me."

"It doesn't matter how powerful you are if you can't hit me."
Char Aznable, Mobile Suit Gundam (and occasionally quoted by some of his copycats)

Hak Foo: Gorilla snaps frail twig!
Uncle dodges his attack
Uncle: Twig may be frail, but roots are slippery.

All the world will be your enemy, Prince with a Thousand Enemies. And whenever they catch you, they will kill you... but first, they must catch you.
Frith, Watership Down

Full of strength and laced
with fragility:

the thoroughbred,
the hummingbird,
and all things
cursed
with agility.
Bane, by Wendy Videlock

"...I've always found it a mystery. When you're huge and bulky, with heavy arms and armour, why do you think that makes you stronger? You're all... Too slow."
Thorfinn "Karlsefni", Vinland Saga

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