27 Beautiful and Inspirational Japanese Quotes

a view of Osaka castle, Japan, with pink blossoms in the foreground

Did you know that the famous saying ‘fall down seven times, stand up eight’ actually originated from Japan? Japanese quotes go way back, rooted in cultural practices and philosophy.  Japanese proverbs or kotowaza (諺 / ことわざ) can be used in daily conversation or literature. There are three types of kotowaza: Iinarawashi (言い習わし / いいならわし): short … Read more