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Okakura Kakuzo Quotes





One day Soshi was walking on the bank of a river with a friend. "How delightfully the fishes are enjoying themselves in the water!" exclaimed Soshi. His friend spake to him thus: "You are not a fish; how do you know that the fishes are enjoying themselves?" "Youare not myself," returned Soshi; "how do you know that I do not know that the fishes are enjoying themselves?"
[Truth]
 

The art of life lies in a constant readjustment to our surroundings.
[Acceptance]