30+ Quotes From “Again My Life” Korean Drama

Updated: April 27, 2022

Here’s a collection of quotes from the Korean series, Again My Life (2022):


On political issues, crimes, and public duties

“Once you break the law, there is no compromise.” – Kim Hee Woo

  • “The law is a set of rules that the nation has the right to enforce and execute. If we keep changing it like you’re suggesting, it’s not a law anymore.” – Kim Hee Woo
  • “The law was created for the accused to make sure that no one is wrongly convicted. That should always be our priority, from what I’ve learned.” – Kim Hee Woo
  • “You need power to realize justice.” – Kim Hee Woo

“I am a brave prosecutor who fights to eradicate injustice. A warmhearted prosecutor who cares for the weak and the marginalized. A fair prosecutor who only follows the truth. An upright prosecutor who is tougher on himself.” – Kim Hee Woo

  • “You may be the powerful Cho Tae Sub in the outside world, but not here.” – Kim Hee Woo

“Economic growth may hold a country together, but there is only one thing that can bring about its demise. Corruption.” – Kim Hee Woo

  • “Who cares if I’m crazy as long as I catch all the bad guys?” – Kim Hee Woo
  • “I am a prosecutor and my job is to catch criminals.” – Kim Hee Woo

“No one in this country thinks that Cho Tae Sub is a criminal.” – Chief Prosecutor Kim Seok Hoon

“Everyone is being deceived.” – Kim Hee Woo

  • “You can’t catch the devil unless you become an even worse monster.” – Grim Reaper

“A prosecutor targeting such a powerful man. Do you think it’s a winnable fight?” – Chief Prosecutor Kim Seok Hoon

“It’s not impossible.” – Kim Hee Woo


On life, humanity, and second chances

“If you stomp when you walk, you’re bound to leave footprints. Those who follow your footprints won’t always be good people.” – Chief Jeon

  • “Everyone deserves to be happy.” – Kim Hee Woo
  • “Why can’t I just enjoy it? I guess I wanted validation?” – Kim Han Mi

“I’ve been given another life. I’m changing the future for the people whom I cherish.” – Kim Hee Woo

  • “Nothing is more important than your life.” – Chief Jeon
  • “Don’t put your life on the line.” – Chief Jeon
  • “If you miss this chance, you will fall hard like me.” – Chief Jeon
  • “It’s nice to have a teacher for each subject.” – Kim Hee Woo

“You see, conviction is useless unless you know for sure that you can win. Prepare thoroughly before you strike so you can win.” – Chief Prosecutor Kim Seok Hoon

  • “One must always filter out bad advice.” – Kim Hee Woo

“You’re brimming with sass ” – Cho Tae Sub

“And you’re brimming with ambition.” – Kim Hee Woo

  • “I must live differently than before. I must become stronger. Much stronger. A lot more. So I can protect myself, my family, and everyone.” – Kim Hee Woo
  • “Manners maketh man.” – Kim Hee Woo

“Studying is the easiest and most doable thing in the world. It’s just that the world and people in it are difficult.” – Lee Min Soo

  • “What happens when you’re greedy? You lose yourself.” – Mr. Woo
  • “Compassion is forbidden when it comes to eviction. Your goodwill can come back to bite you. It’s good to help but if it fails, the person who received your help will start clawing at you.” – Mr. Woo
  • “That will wound you. And once you lose all your blood from being wounded countless times, you stop being human. You become numb to sorrow. Other people’s tears becomes a nuisance and will annoy you. By that time, you’re already a devil and a beast.” – Mr. Woo

“Don’t get tunnel-visioned. Look at the entire forest.” – Mr. Woo


Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Synopsis: It is about a young prosecutor who gets killed while trying to take down a powerful crime boss, but is given a chance to start a new life for justice.
Based on: a web novel, Again My Life, by Lee Hae-nal
No. of episodes: TBA
Starring: Lee Joon-gi, Lee Geung-young and Kim Ji-eun
Written by: J, Kim Yul
Directed by: Han Chul-soo, Kim Yong-min
Original network: SBS, Viu
Date: April 8, 2022, Fridays and Saturdays, 22:00 KST