Ponyo Quotes

  • Ponyo: Ponyo loves Sosuke!

  • Ponyo: Ponyo wants ham!

  • Lisa: So, Ponyo, what's your Dad like?

    Ponyo: He hates humans! He keeps me in a bubble, so I swam away from home.

  • Noriko: I'd let a fish lick me if it'd get me out of this wheelchair.

  • Sosuke: Ponyo, make the candle bigger!

  • Ponyo: Ponyo loves Sosuke! I will be a human, too!

  • Lisa: I say we start with dessert and go backwards. It's been a backwards kind of day!

  • Sosuke: Mom! Ponyo came back, and she's a little girl now!

  • Lisa: So what's your Mother like, then?

    Ponyo: She's big and beautiful, but she can be very scary!

    Sosuke: Just like my Mom.

  • Sosuke: Look at her. Isn't she pretty?

    Kumiko: That's the most boring goldfish I've ever seen in my entire life!

  • Kôichi: You can't be busy - you're five!

  • Sosuke: [after several waves with eyes fail to catch him by the shore] That was weird.

  • Fujimoto: Respect your father!

  • Fujimoto: You must promise me something. You will never go back to the surface, yes?

    [He offers Ponyo a piece of food on a toothpick]

    Fujimoto: Come on, now. Eat, Brunhilde.

    Ponyo: I want ham!

    [She defiantly blows away the food]

    Fujimoto: Ham? You ate the food! What else did you do? Did you taste blood, Brunhilde?

    Ponyo: My name is not Brunhilde. It's Ponyo.

    Fujimoto: Ponyo?

    Ponyo: Ponyo! Ponyo loves Sosuke! I will be a human too!

    Fujimoto: Human? What do you know about humans, Brunhilde? They spoil the sea. They treat your home like their empty black souls.

Extended Reading
  • Crystal 2022-03-26 09:01:05

    Hayao Miyazaki is a pessimistic environmentalist but at the same time has boundless faith in the purest human emotions

  • Grayce 2022-04-24 07:01:05

    Japanese neuropathy Hayao Miyazaki got goosebumps after watching it. As long as everyone starts to like a director, I usually don't like it. . .