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Japanese Saying - "The talented hawk hides its claws" (A wise (wo)man keeps some of (her)his talents in reserve) : No aru Taka wa Tsume wo Kakusu 能ある鷹は爪を隠す Japanese Poem, Japanese Quotes, Japanese Symbol, Japanese Kanji, Japanese Words, Japanese Art, Japanese Calligraphy, Calligraphy Art, Japanese Language

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七転び八起き Nanakorobi yaoki Literally: Fall seven times and stand up eight Meaning: When life knocks you down, stand back up / Keep trying. (One of Kano Sensei's favorite aphorisms. Trendy Tattoos, New Tattoos, Tattoos For Guys, Tatoos, Tattoos For Women Small, Small Tattoos, Foot Tattoos, Sleeve Tattoos, Spine Tattoos

七転び八起き Nanakorobi yaoki Literally: Fall seven times and stand up eight Meaning: When life knocks you down, stand back up / Keep trying.

Japanese proverb - shiranu ga hotoke Buddha 知らぬが仏: Ignorance is bliss / What you don't know can't hurt you (translation for Gaijin) . You will remain calm like Budddha if you don't know the facts. Kanji Japanese, Japanese Quotes, Japanese Words, Japanese Art, Japanese Calligraphy, Calligraphy Art, Tinta China, Zen Art, Japanese Painting

Japanese proverb - shiranu ga hotoke 知らぬが仏: Ignorance is bliss / What you don't know can't hurt you

 Literally: The stake that sticks up gets hammered down. Meaning: If you stand out, you will be subject to criticism. Japanese Quotes, Wise Quotes, Best Self, Good Vibes, Proverbs, Cool Words, Meant To Be, Positivity, Messages

出る杭は・・・

出る杭は 打たれるが、 出すぎる杭は 打たれない!

猿も木から落ちる Saru mo ki kara ochiru Literally: Even monkeys fall from trees Meaning: Anyone can make a mistake.

猿も木から落ちる Saru mo ki kara ochiru Literally: Even monkeys fall from trees Meaning: Anyone can make a mistake.

Umuiri "inner beauty", "true essence" describes, in Budo, the top level of a kata.

Umuiri "inner beauty", "true essence" describes, in Budo, the top level of a kata.

十人十色 jūnin toiro Literally: ten persons, ten colors Meaning: To each his own. / Different strokes for different folks. Japanese Quotes, Color Meanings, Smurfs, Folk, Snoopy, Comics, Learning, Ikebana, Fictional Characters

All Kinds Of Thing – ピンキリ | Gakuu - Learn Real Japanese

Time spent learning a craft should be thought of as an investment for the future. GEIJUTSU WA NAGAKU JINSEI WA MIJIKASHI "Art is long, human life is short.

Time spent learning a craft should be thought of as an investment for the future. GEIJUTSU WA NAGAKU JINSEI WA MIJIKASHI "Art is long, human life is short.

Keiko Kei (overcome, consider) & ko (past, the wisdom of ten generations): practice! Aikido, Japanese Quotes, Wisdom, Art, Craft Art, Kunst, Hapkido

Keiko Kei (overcome, consider) & ko (past, the wisdom of ten generations): practice!