Never put passion in front of principle. Because even if you win, you lose.Daniel LaRusso in Cobra Kai, Season 4 Episode 9
Johnny: "I was Cobra Kai's number one student. If anybody knows how to beat 'em, it's me."
Daniel: "Yeah, and how are you gonna do that? They strike first, you strike... firster?"
Ambition without knowledge is like a boat on dry land.Daniel LaRusso in Cobra Kai, Season 4 Episode 2
Your whole life you've been striking first. You never once considered maybe you should think first.Daniel LaRusso in Cobra Kai, Season 3 Episode 8
The reason these kids got into trouble was because of us. We can't let them suffer because of our issues. The only way to end this is by working together!Daniel LaRusso in Cobra Kai, Season 3 Episode 1
Daniel: "I've got to admit, you're more of a natural than I was. But don't get too cocky, there's always another lesson to be learned."
Robby: "Is that a Mr. Miyagi saying?"
Daniel: "No, I just made that one up on the fly."
You know, when my father died, I spent a lot of time thinking I wasn't such a great son. Like, maybe I could have listened a little more, or spent some more time with him together. I felt so guilty, you know. Like, he did everything for me and I didn't do anything for him.
And then one day I realized, I did the greatest thing for him before he died. I was there with him, and I held his hand, and I said goodbye.