130 Steven Universe Quotes on Strong Friendship & Bonds

These top 130 Steven Universe quotes will teach you valuable lessons that you can share with the entire universe!

Steven Universe remains to be one of the most iconic Cartoon Network series that ever aired.

It told the story of a young boy named Steven Universe who, along with the Crystal Gems, attempted to save the universe from monsters. 

It was an excellent show due to its characterization, music, and themes.

Join their journey to save the universe, and discover some things about friendship along the way.

Let’s get started.

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Best Steven Universe Quotes

1. “Tiny hands. My only weakness.” – Garnet

2. “Definitely—always—never do it.” – Steven

3. “Some of us are trying to protect humanity!” – Pearl

4. “Love at first sight doesn’t exist. Love takes time and love takes work.” – Garnet

5. “Sleep is a curse, and yet a curse I need to live.” – Steven

6. “Someday soon, we may be fighting some really bad guys, and when that day comes, I want to fight with you, together!” – Steven

7. “Earth is our home now. Isn’t it worth fighting for?” – Peridot

8. “Humans just lead short, boring, insignificant lives, so they make up stories to feel like they’re a part of something bigger.” – Pearl

9. “If every porkchop were perfect, we wouldn’t have hotdogs!” – Greg

10. “There are millions of possibilities for the future! But it depends on you which reality he chooses.” – Garnet

11. “All comedy is derived from fear.” – Steven

12. “This is a trap! This is an adorable trap!” – Steven

13. “Stevonnie, listen to me. You are not two people. And you are not one person. You are an experience! Make sure you’re having a good experience. Now, go! Have fun!” – Garnet

14. “You have so many worlds and I don’t even have one! It’s not fair! I want one! I want my own army! I want my own planet! I deserve it! I’m just as important as you!” – Stevonnie

15. “When a Gem is made, it’s for a reason. They burst out of the ground already knowing what they’re supposed to be, and then—that’s what they are. Forever.” – Greg the Babysitter

Inspirational Steven Universe Quotes

16. “There are different ways of being strong.” – Pearl

17. “I don’t get tired, I get results.” – Pearl

18. “Such is fate.” – Sapphire

19. “I’m combining all my responsibilities into one responsibility.” – Steven

20. “There’s an awful lot of awful things we could be thinking of, but for just one day, let’s only think about love!” – Steven

21. “But you, you’re supposed to change. You’re never the same, even moment to moment. You’re allowed and expected to invent who you are. What an incredible power—the ability to ‘grow up.'” – Greg

22. “Each living thing has an entirely unique experience—the sights they see, the sounds they hear. The lives they live are so complicated and so simple. I can’t wait for you to join them.” – Rose

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23. “Garnet learned a valuable lesson that day—that true strength is about more than just how many mountains you can punch in half.” – Steven

24. “You’re wrong! If Pearls are really like you say they are, then Pearl isn’t common at all! She trained herself to fight! She learned how to build things! And she works hard every day to be greater than she already is! That’s not common; that’s amazing!” – Steven

25. “We worked hard and we deserve to take it easy for a little bit. I mean just look at that view. It’s beautiful.” – Steven

Wonderful Steven Universe Quotes That Will Captivate You

26. “Are you good? Are you safe? Do you still love me?” – Gemcation

27. “Maybe when Peridot gets to Earth, she’ll see how nice all the people are, and she won’t want to hurt anyone.” – Steven

28. “But, if you’re the one protecting me then who’s the one protecting you?” – Steven

29. “I know you do. Please, please understand if we lose, we’ll be killed, and if we win, we can never go home.” – Rose

30. “Isn’t it remarkable, Steven? This world is full of so many possibilities.” – Rose

31. “Steven, we can’t both exist. I’m going to become half of you. And I need you to know that every moment you love being yourself, that’s me, loving you and loving being you. Because you’re going to be something extraordinary. You’re going to be a human being.” – Rose

32. “This is Peridot, transmitting on all frequencies from abandoned Crystal System colony planet Earth, to Yellow Diamond. My mission has been compromised. My escort and informant are gone, and I am now stranded. Please send help!” – Peridot

33. “Everybody always tells me how great Mom was. I just don’t feel like I can ever measure up to her.” – Bismuth

34. “I took a risk at your expense. There was a chance you’d understand this, and we’d be closer. Steven, I see so many things that can hurt you. I should never have let one of them be me.” – Garnet

35. “Oh Starlight, what are you doing crawling in here? You want your legs back? You want your planet back? Surely, you can understand why I can’t let you leave. Look what you did to yourself last time.” – White Diamond

36. “For a fusion to work, there needs to be balance. An imbalance can cause your fusion to lose touch with reality, see things that aren’t there, and eventually fall apart.” – Garnet

37. “Everything I ever did, I did for her. Now she’s gone, but I’m still here. Sometimes, I wonder if she can see me through your eyes.” – Pearl

38. “Don’t worry, Steven, I’m sure one day you’ll figure out how to activate your gem.” – Pearl

39. “Well, that’s perfect because I don’t want to go with grammatically incorrect people anyway. Is she talking about me?” – Pearl

40. “What? You mean about the bad thing? How this bad place is where bad Gems came to grow more bad Gems? Is that what you’re talking about?” – Amethyst

Steven Universe Quotes to Make You Emotional

41. “I don’t need you to respect me, I respect me. I don’t need you to love me, I love me. But I want you to know you could know me if you change your mind.” – Steven

42. “I need to be able to protect you!” – Connie

43. “You know what’s good about being different? I have to look at you.” – Ruby

44. “This is like, my entire existence! You want to pretend that none of this ever happened! You think I’m just a big mistake!” – Amethyst

45. “Amethyst, am I the cruelest creature on the planet?” – Steven

46. “I mean—you’re one of us, Steven. We’re not the Crystal Gems without you.” – Amethyst

47. “I never asked to be made!” – Amethyst

48. “You’re the one good thing that came out of this mess, I always thought you were proud of that.” – Pearl

49. “Lars, I’m afraid right now. I thought if I turned myself in, it’d fix everything, but I don’t want to do this, Lars. I’ve been to space before, but not like this.” – Steven

50. “Sadie? Do you ever get lonely, even when you’re around people?” – Lars

51. “Hah! I know what’s wrong with me. I’m not supposed to be small. And everyone’s always acting like there’s no problem.” – Amethyst

52. “I was so wrong about being so wrong about you!” – Steven

53. “This is how I want you to be, but I don’t know if this is who you really are.” – Steven

54. “Yeah, but nothing is still on Earth. Everything’s always changing—leaves, cities, even Jersey changes. My dad says the rest stops used to be pretty gross, but now they have sushi. This isn’t the same world that held you prisoner, not anymore, and I know it doesn’t feel like home but maybe that can change, too.” – Steven

55. “That’s the most scared I’ve been since you almost let me die.” – Steven 

Steven Universe Quotes That Are Filled With Humor

56. “Holy smokes! I’m Smoky! Steven, you beautiful genius! You pulled Amethyst out of her gem through fusion?!” – Smoky Quartz

57. “Everyone calm down. Look. We can all see her. She’s right there! She just can’t reform because she has this—baby around her.” – Pearl

58. “Square pizza!? What’s wrong with this crazy state!?” – Steven

59. “You’re the dull one if you think you can fly this wreck!” – Pearl

60. “Save your strength! You’re up against one of the earth’s greatest trapping technologies, the child safety lock!” – Steven

61. “Wait! I have a better idea that doesn’t involve destroying the house!” – Steven

Deep Steven Quotes to Make You Think

62. “Don’t you raise your shield at me! I only want you to be yourself! If you can’t do that I’ll do it for you!” – White Diamond

63. “Earth is a prison. And I got out because I’m better than this place. I only came back to finish you off. You can’t manipulate me, Rose Quartz!” – Jasper

64. “Are you insecure about your relationships and how you’re perceived by other people?” – Steven

65. “Oh no, the laws of physics!” – Connie and Steven

66. “But, the Diamonds are bad! They don’t care about the earth! They wanted to hollow it out, and now they wanna blow it up with The Cluster!” – Steven

67. “Cards are a great way to tell someone something if you can’t be face to face with them, or if they don’t wanna see your face.” – Steven

68. “Do you know what this means? You can open really tight jars. You can remove staples without a staple remover. You can open doors without having to touch them after you wash your hands.” – Steven 

69. “I can’t believe this. They’re all so happy. It’s like they don’t even know that they’re trapped here.” – Steven

70. “I thought you’d never want to hurt anyone! You hurt everyone! How could you just leave Garnet, Amethyst, Pearl, and Dad?! They don’t know what to do without you! Maybe they didn’t matter to you as much as hiding the mess you made! And that’s why I’m here, isn’t it?! Did you just make me so you just wouldn’t have to deal with your mistakes?!” – Steven

71. “I get it now. I’m the only one who can stop what she started. I can stop all of it!” – Steven

72. “What? No! I’m telling you why I’m out here in the first place. I think my diamond powers are coming out, I can’t control them. I just need to be alone so I don’t hurt anyone.” – Steven

73. “That was Rainbow Quartz. Pearl thought a fusion might give your video a little something extra. Pretty cool, right?” – Rose.

74. “’Go to Earth,’ they said. ‘It’ll be easy,’ they said.” – Jailbreak

75. “Sometimes, you even sound like her. Do you remember this place? Do you have any of her memories? We were right here, over 5,000 years ago.” – Pearl

76. “Be the Steven you want to see in the world.” – Steven

Priceless Steven Universe Quotes That Will Make You Feel Lively

77. “Just today, you were crying about snakes. They don’t have any arms!” – Pearl

78. “It’s like they say; if you wanna drink the cow, you gotta put a ring on it.” – Ruby

79. “Steven is my closest friend. Last year, we shared a toothbrush.” – Peridot

80. “Welcome to a wonderland of funtronic gameventions!” – Arcade Mania

81. “Aww! You’re like an angry little slice of pie!” – Garnet

82. “I always wanted an animal friend, but I thought it’d be like a goldfish or a dinosaur! But I guess fate had other plans for Steven Universe and his best friend Lion.” – Steven’s Lion

83. “Oh, no, I know what a nickname is. It’s just that it reminds me so much of Pink. She used to give silly little names to everything. She was so funny like that.” – Volleyball

84. “Because, Dad, I can’t stay a kid forever. When Connie grows up and becomes president, what is that gonna make me? First Boy?!” – Steven

Steven Universe Quotes on the Harsh Realities of Life

85. “Hey, hey, corruptions aren’t dumb. They just think a little different, that’s all.” – Steven

86. “Rose wanted—what about what I want? I’m sick of everyone lying to me! Rose is my mom, out of anyone, don’t I deserve to know the truth?!” – Steven

87. “These are your friends. They want you to come. That’s why they invited you, so they’ll get to know you better. If they like you, they like you. If they don’t, then it’s their loss. Right?” – Steven 

88. “Because the Earth is a place where we can be ourselves. We can live freely without having to hide who we are.” – Steven

89. “Because life goes on, no matter what happens. She was so upset when she found out you’d be stuck in space, Lars. She really misses you, but she can’t stay sad forever. She started hanging out with The Cool Kids. She quit the Big Donut, all because she needed to do something to feel better.” – Steven

90. “I’m here to give you a very important and sentimental gift because I’m leaving. Getting to plan Ruby and Sapphire’s wedding was so amazing, and I hope that one day, you can help me plan my own.” – Steven

91. “How messed up is that? That I’ve gotten away with this for so long. You have no idea how bad I am. You think I’m so great, and I’m so mature, and I always know what to do, but that’s not true. I haven’t learned a thing from my problems. They’ve all just made me worse. You think of me as some angel, but I’m not that kid anymore! I’m a fraud.” – Steven

92. “I don’t want you to leave, but I won’t ask you guys to stay if you don’t feel safe. If you have to go, I understand.” – Steven

Steven Universe Quotes That You’ll Enjoy

93. “It can either make or break my hobby.” – Jamie

94. “If you are trying to shed yourself under the toilet, it will not work. Trust me, I have tried.” – Amethyst 

95. “Won’t you share this jam with me?” – Steven

96. “What if a Gem is half human?” – Steven

97. “Alright, but be careful, you might trigger a trap with that gun show.” – Garnet 

98. “So, you from around here? I’m just here on business. I really like your pink fur. You’re like the cotton candy of the jungle!” – Steven’s Lion

99. “What? Oh, stars! What a misunderstanding. This is all Pink Diamond.” – Volleyball

100. “Don’t forget the best part!” – Steven

101. “We’ll just have to maintain a healthy lifestyle in hopes we grow before the end of the season.” – Steven

102. “You said you were always trying to make him happy. Did he even know he was making you sad?” – Steven 

103. “A vegetable grown by a family’s love nourishes the body and soul.” – Steven 

104. “But you didn’t mean to hurt him! I know what it’s like. Sometimes, you hurt people by accident. You just have to try not to think about it.” – Steven

105. “Would you look at that? Life! It’s everywhere. And, really, what’s a little broken glass between friends?” – Steven

Unique Steven Universe Quotes

106. “White hurt you before she controlled you?” – Steven

107. “We can take a break if you’re not feeling well, Steven.” – Garnet

108. “They want to blame all the world’s problems on some single enemy they can fight, instead of a complex network of interrelated forces beyond anyone’s control.” – Pearl

109. “That is a very good question! The answer is you!” – Pearl

110. “Yeap. He’s hanging out with some weirdo. I think he’s trying to vaporize Steven.” – Amethyst

111. “I summoned my weapon by eating ice cream!” – Steven

112. “Hey! What are you guys talkin’ about?” – Steven

113. “Amethyst, have you seen Steven this morning?” – Pearl 

114. “Ooh! Ooh! Did you bring me anything? Whoa, a rock! Thanks, Garnet.” – Steven

115. “As soon as I bared my butt, I knew he’d crack.” – Steven

More Steven Universe Quotes

116. “You want me to feed our little friend to this snake, huh?” – Steven

117. “I’ve got you! You’ve got this! We’ve all got each other!” – Steven

118. “I’m sorry! None of them would let me help them! I had no choice!” – Steven

119. “I love the Gems, but I’m a human too! I never had that chance to know that part of my family! But, now I do—I want to be your family! Isn’t that why you came back?” – Steven

120. “Everything is different! We had a fight, so we can make up, right? If they didn’t let you out because they care about me, then they’re gonna care that I want you back on the team!” – Steven

121. “I won’t give up! Everything I do, I do it for her! I will do it for him.” – Pearl

122. “Oh, don’t worry! I fixed that too! I can fix anything. I can just keep messing up and fixing things forever, and you’ll never have to know or think about any of it!” – Steven

123. “I can’t. I turned myself in. I still got to go. Someone’s got to pay for what my mom did.” – Steven

124. “We’re all different, but we love and accept each other. That’s what Crystal Gems do. And isn’t it great that someone is actually interested in what we do? What better way to show him what we’re about than to accept him as a Crystal Gem, too?” – Steven

125. “What would she think of me now?” – Pearl

126. “Are you gonna smash stuff with your war hammer?” – Steven

127. “No it’s just—these things. We can’t just leave their gems out there. They’re gonna form again later. If I could just bubble them then they’d be safe.” – Steven

128. “Why can’t you just admit you love her?!” – Steven

129. “I get it. I know you didn’t want me to deal with your problems. You’re a part of me now. I have to deal with what you left behind.” – Steven

130. “Garnet, level with me here. You used your future vision and saw that everything would be fine, and told the Gems not to worry about me. That’s it, right?” – Steven

Did the Quotes in This Collection Show You How Good Friends Will Always Be There to Back You Up?

Every one of us is confronted with problems on a daily basis. Because we all react to challenges differently, what you find easy may be difficult for someone else. Asking for help does not make us any less of a person.

Steven Universe emphasized the importance of having sincere communication and proper action in finding solutions. We should be grateful for the presence and the support of our friends.

Steven Universe was one of the most influential animated series of our generation. It’s no surprise that it captured the hearts of both children and adults.

What lessons did you get from Steven Universe? Who among the characters do you like best? Engage in the comments below!