日暮れて道遠し

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日暮れて道遠し (hiragana ひくれてみちとおし, historical hiragana ひくれてみちとほし, romaji hi kurete michi tōshi)

  1. Arduous is the race against time as one grows old. Lit. As the sun goes down, the road remains a long one.

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