Vision without action is a daydream; action without vision is a nightmare.

— Japanese Proverbs

The most floundering Japanese Proverbs quotes that are life-changing and eye-opening

Vision without action is a daydream. Action with without vision is a nightmare.

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Who travels for love finds a thousand miles not longer than one.

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Japanese Proverbs quote Be not afraid of going slowly, Be afraid

Be not afraid of going slowly, Be afraid of standing still.

83

A man in love mistakes a pimple for a dimple.

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Japanese Proverbs quote The bamboo that bends is stronger than t

The bamboo that bends is stronger than the oak that resists.

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One kind word can warm three winter months.

168

The nail that stands out will be hammered down.

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The bamboo that bends is stronger than the oak that resists.

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Japanese Proverbs quote Fall seven times, stand up eight.

Fall seven times, stand up eight.

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Fall seven times, stand up eight.

154

Fix the problem, not the blame.

140

One thousand days to learn; ten thousand days to refine.

133

Getting money is like digging with a needle, spending it is like water soaking into sand.

121

Life without endeavor is like entering a jewel mine and coming out with empty hands.

120

When you're dying of thirst it's too late to think about digging a well.

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About Japanese Proverbs

Quotes 30 sayings
Nationality Japanese

I will master something, then the creativity will come.

96

Time spent laughing is time spent with the Gods.

52

A kind word can warm three months of winter.

46

When a bonsai stops growing, you know it's dead.

36

Duty is heavy as a mountain but Death is lighter than a feather.

30

If he works for you, you work for him.

29

Deceive the rich and powerful if you will, but don't insult them.

25

You are wise to climb Mt. Fuji, but a fool to do it twice.

20

The feet are the gateway to 10,000 illnesses.

14

A good husband is healthy and absent.

7

Tsuki ni murakumo, hana ni kazeClouds over the moon, a storm over blossoms

5

A jewel will not shine if it is not polished.

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The go-between wears out a thousand sandals.

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If you want to know what's happening in the market, ask the market.

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If you have only two pennies left in the world, with the first penny, you should buy rice to feed your family. With the second penny, say the wise Japanese, you should buy a lily. The Japanese understand the importance of dreaming...

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The nail that sticks out is hammered down.

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yamai wa ki karasickness is a thing of the spirit