朝に道を聞かば夕べに死すとも可なり

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
あした
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みち
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ゆう
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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Chinese 朝聞道、夕死可矣.

ProverbEdit

朝に道を聞かば夕べに死すとも可なり ‎(hiragana あしたにみちをきかばゆうべにしすともかなり, romaji ashita ni michi o kikaba yūbe ni shisu tomo ka nari)

  1. One has not lived in vain if he dies after he is told of the true path.

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