Those Who Chat About Serious Issues

Those who just chat about serious issues of the heart, body, house, and nation have no worth.
The Second Year of Ansei, The 22nd of June. “Minutes of the Head Lecturer”

17日事務を以て世上話となす者
心身家国切実の事務を以て世上話となす者、取るに足るものあることなし。
安政二年六月二十二日「講孟箚記」

Leave a comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: