Quote Japan

Interesting, odd, outrageous or informative quotes about Japan

Edward Morse quotes

“Upon these mats people eat, sleep, and die. They represent the bed, chair, lounge and sometimes table, combined” Edward Morse, quoted in “Things Japanese”

“I was told that in one family in Tokyo the fire [in their hibachi] had been kept alive continuously for over two hundred years” Edward Morse,quoted in Things Japanese pg 31


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