Uesugi Kenshin Quote

Engage in combat fully determined to die and you will be alive; wish to survive in the battle and you will surely meet death.


Quoted in Suzuki, Daisetz Teitaro; Zen Buddhism and Its Influence on Japanese Culture (1970); p. 188

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Engage in combat fully determined to die and you will be alive; wish to survive in the battle and you will surely meet death.

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Engage in combat fully determined to die and you will be alive; wish to survive in the battle and you will surely meet death.

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Engage in combat fully determined to die and you will be alive; wish to survive in the battle and you will surely meet death.

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Engage in combat fully determined to die and you will be alive; wish to survive in the battle and you will surely meet death.