The Modest Expertise of Knights

Read the books of the wise and intelligent to polish your own character. There is nothing more than this. This is called the modest expertise of knights.
The Third Year of Kaei, the 20th Day of August. “The Complete Book of Teachings for Warriors: Protecting the Castle”

2日武士の嗜み
聖賢の書を読みて切磋琢磨する処、是れに出でず。是を武士の嗜みと云ふ。
嘉永三年八月二十日「武教全書 守城」

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