佳人薄…

IMAGE: The good die young. [(Those) Whom the gods love die young.] / The fairest flowers soonest fade. [God takes soonest those he loveth best.]

佳人薄命。[美人薄命。] – 蘇軾(そしょく) (1037 – 1101): 『… More »

枯れ木も山の…

IMAGE: A bad bush is better than the open field. / Anything is better than nothing.

枯れ木も山の賑わい(かれきもやまのにぎわい)。(日本の諺) / ひどい茂みも何も… More »

亀の甲より年の…

IMAGE: Sense comes with age. / Experience counts.

亀の甲より年の劫。[亀の甲より年の功。](日本の諺) / 分別は年と共につくもの… More »

勝てば官軍…

IMAGE: Might is right. / Losers are always in the wrong. / Successful sin passes for virtue.

勝てば官軍(、負ければ賊軍)。(日本の諺) / 力は正義なり。 / 敗者はいつも… More »

河童の川…

IMAGE: Good swimmers are oftenest drowned. [Good swimmers at length are oftenest drowned.] / Even Homer sometimes nods. / No one is wise at all times.

河童の川流れ。 / 弘法にも筆の誤り。[弘法も筆の誤り。](日本の諺) / 猿も… More »

温故…

IMAGE: Carrying knowledge into new fields. / He that would know what shall be must consider what has been.

温故知新。[故きを温ねて新しきを知る(ふるきをたずねてあたらしきをしる)。/故き… More »

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