March 31, 2012

Shinaba Morotomo

Let's die together.

March 30, 2012

Shishi wo Muchiutsu

Speak well of the dead.

March 29, 2012

Shishi Funjin

Tooth and nail.

March 28, 2012

Shishi shintyu no Mushi

Better an open enemy than false frind.

March 27, 2012

Shishi Kutta Mukui

There is a sting in the tail of all unlawful pleasures.

March 26, 2012

Shigoto ha Dogu ni Ari

What is a workman without tools?

March 25, 2012

March 24, 2012

JIgokunosatamo Kaneshidai

Money is the best lawyer.

March 23, 2012

Shikawooumonowa Yamawomizu

You cannot see the wood for trees.

March 22, 2012


There is more hope of a fool than of him that is wise in his own eyes.

March 21, 2012


The fowler is caught in his own net.

March 20, 2012

Jigou Jitoku

As you know, so will you reap.

March 19, 2012


Every potter praises his own pot.

March 18, 2012


He wassorrounded by foes.

March 17, 2012


Think well of all men.

March 16, 2012

Shian Nagekubi

He is at his wit's end.

March 15, 2012

Sanninyoreba Monjyu no Chie

Two eyes can see more than one.

March 14, 2012

Sandome no Syojiki

The third time pays for all.

March 13, 2012

March 12, 2012

Sanjyurokkei Nigeruni Shikazu

One pair of heels is worth two pair of hands.

March 11, 2012

March 10, 2012

Sarumonowa Hibiniutoshi

Out of sight, out of mind.

March 09, 2012

March 08, 2012

Sarumo Kikara ochiru

The best cart may overthrow.

March 07, 2012

Zarude Mizuwo kumu

To make bricks without straw.

March 06, 2012

Zashitekuraeva Yamamomunashi

Idleness is the greatest prodigality in the world.

March 05, 2012

Sasanohani Suzu

Her tongue goes like a hand bell.

March 04, 2012

Zako no Totomajiri

The stupid simpleton sits among the doctors.

March 03, 2012

Sake ha Hyakuyaku no Tho

Good wine makes good blood.

March 02, 2012

Sake ha Nomutomo Nomaruruna

A drunkard is not master of his own soul.

March 01, 2012

Sake ha Kosyu Onna ha Toshima

Old wood best to burn, old wine to drind, old friends to trust, and old authors to read.