日暮れて道遠し

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Proverb[edit]

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

  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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