Ieyasu words of wisdom

Ieyasu_precepts“Life is like walking along a long road shouldering a heavy load; there is no need to hurry.

One who treats difficulties as the normal state of affairs will never be discontented.

Patience is the source of eternal peace; treat anger as an enemy.

Harm will befall one who knows only success and has never experienced failure.

Blame yourself rather than others.I

t is better not to reach than to go too far.”

-~Precepts on the secret of success in life drafted by Tokugawa Ieayasu from the collection of Nikk? T?sh?-g?

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