|| You'll do the right thing. I know it. You're only five, but you're very smart. Sometimes we take a leap. Be brave. You can do it while you can. So you stay here and I'll be back.
- —Lisa to her son
Lisa is the tritagonist in the Miyazaki 2008 animated film Ponyo. She is the mother of Sosuke and wife of Kōichi and possibly aunt of Ponyo.
When Lisa said Sosuke came right back. Lisa started her car and she discovered the goldfish that Sosuke called Ponyo she drove Sosuke to Himawari Nursery School.
- Lisa is one of the few characters of Studio Ghibli films to have a name of Western origin and not Asian, and oddly has a Western name, despite the fact that she is Japanese.