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To give a person an opinion one must first judge well whether that person is of the disposition to receive it or not.




Yamamoto Tsunetomo, 1659-1719, (Yamamoto Jocho), Japanese Samurai, Monk & Author, Hagakure, c. 1716

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Yamamoto Tsunetomo
Yamamoto Tsunetomo
  • Born: June 11, 1659
  • Died: November 30, 1719
  • Nationality: Japanese
  • Profession: Soldier

Yamamoto Tsunetomo, also read Yamamoto Jōchō (June 11, 1659 – November 30, 1719), was a samurai of the Saga Domain in Hizen Province under his lord Nabeshima Mitsushige.

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