Kobayashi Issa Quotes

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Kobayashi Issa Quotes

Before the gate
my walking sticks made a river of melting snow
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What a strange thing!
to be alive
beneath cherry blossoms.

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Kobayashi Issa Quotes: Summer nighteven the starsare whispering
Summer night
even the stars
are whispering to each other.

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Never forget:
we walk on hell,
gazing at flowers.

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Where there are humans,
You'll find flies,
And Buddhas.

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The world of dew
is the world of dew.
And yet, and yet

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Kobayashi Issa Quotes: Dont weep insects lovers stars
Don't weep, insects
Lovers, stars themselves,
Must part.

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Even in warmest
glow
how cold my shadow

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In the city fields
Contemplating cherry-trees ...
Strangers are like friends

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Reflected
in the dragonfly's eye
mountains.

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Kobayashi Issa Quotes: Dont kill the fly is asking youto save
Don't kill! ...
The fly is asking you
To save his life
By rubbing his hands together

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Giddy grasshopper
Take care ... do not leap and crush
These pearls of dewdrop

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Hey sparrows
no pissing on my old
winter quilt!

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Kobayashi Issa Quotes: Hi my little hutis newly thatched i see
Hi! My little hut
Is newly-thatched I see ...
Blue morning-glories

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This dewdrop world
Is but a dewdrop world
And yet -

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In the cherry blossom's shade there's no such thing as a stranger.

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Don't worry, spiders,
I keep house
casually.

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Arise from sleep, old cat, And with great yawns and stretchings ... Amble out for love

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Kobayashi Issa Quotes: O snail climb mount fuji but slowly
O snail Climb Mount Fuji But slowly, slowly!

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Here I'm here- the snow falling.

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All the time I pray to Buddha I keep on killing mosquitoes.

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Red morning sky - snail, are you glad of it?

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Moon, plum blossoms, this, that, and the day goes

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Take a nap
Making the mountain water
Pound the rice.

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Kobayashi Issa Quotes: Listen all creeping things the bell of
Listen, all creeping things, the bell of transience.

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On the Death of his Child Dew Evaporates And all our world is dew ... so dear, So fresh, so fleeting

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Kobayashi Issa Quotes: Carrying a poppy he passes through the
Carrying a poppy he passes through the quarrel.

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Face of the spring moon- about twelve years old, I'd say.

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There is no stranger under the cherry tree.

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Kobayashi Issa Quotes: To the fuki plant dandelions and their
To the fuki plant, dandelions, and their kind that lie for long patiently under the fallen snow, comes the season of breezy spring. No sooner do they see the light of the world, stretching their longing heads out from the cracks in the snow, than they are instantly nipped off. For these plants isn't the sorrow as deep as that of the child's parents whose child had accidentally died? They say everything in the plant and tree kingdom attains Buddhahood. Then they, too, must have Buddha-nature.

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Even with insects - some can sing, some can't.

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