grateful for being born into this life.
Thank you, Mom! Thank you, Dad!
fish, vegetables-all forms of life.
Let's eat each meal with gratitude and mindfulness.
Lies will always grow
bigger and bigger.
When I smile, everyone
Let's try to be aware of
the feelings of others.
Let's express gratitude to everyone
for we can't do anything by ourselves.
Let's always play nice
and abide by the rules.
When we express our
gratitude to our ancestors, our thoughts will reach them.
Like the stalks of rice, which bow
deeper the more they ripen,
we should do our best to remain modest.
Everyone smiles when we greet
each other happily.
a sincere mind and apologize when you realize your own
faults or have done something wrong.
It's important to learn
good manners and behavior.
I value your words and
feelings with great care.
All life is important. Let's
be thoughtful of even the smallest forms of life.
should respect those who aspire and work hard for their dreams.
The most important thing
If you add more drawers
to your heart and mind, they will always be helpful.
realizing it, our actions, words, and thoughts can sometimes end up
There is sure to be a
perfect fit that is just right for you.
times of happiness or sadness, your friends are always close by.
Nakayoku < Harmony>
Getting along is
important. We can do it, if we work together.
matter how hard or how long it takes,
Always believe that flowers will always blossom one day.
Don't take other people's things.
Don't deceive people's hearts.
Feeling jealous of others only makes you look bad.
Do your best at everything. Those with
goals are always beautiful.
We all have things we should to reflect upon.
We are truly alive when we focus completely on what
we are doing.
Fuhei fuman <Dissatisfaction>
Being discontent can be full of
thorns and will only get bigger over time.
Our only wish is for you to find happiness.
Let's find a balance without leaning too far either
Magokoro < Sincerity>
Our hearts are filled with warmth.
That which is hidden within us will surely shine if
we cultivate it.
Often we think we know more than we do.
Let's take care to protect those who
are most important to us.
Don't waste food. Let's be mindful of all we are
Whether big or small, let's keep our promises.
Take heart! Courage is a strength that everyone
Yoku < Greed>
Has your greed gotten out of hand?
Laughing together makes everyone
It's important to understand things one by one.
Having trust and patience is important.
Never give up. Always challenge yourself. You are
sure to improve.
Each of us has an important role to play in society.
When we share, we find that there is
always enough for everyone.
Each word has a life of its own.
A - Un <the beginning to the end >
"A" is the beginning of the
Japanese alphabet and "un" is the end. A to
un embodies all meaning and life.