Searching for your own words means that you find words by which you can think without leaving your life experience.

Sadayoshi Fukuda


About family, work and community, we have "problems that exist only here" we cannot leave to experts. Moreover, they include “problems that cannot be solved easily.” Therefore, the philosopher, critic says, it is more important to have “discussions” based on the reality and considering the “circumstances in the area” of each inhabitant than the general principles experts show. From his posthumous manuscript "Decent Philosophy."


"July 1  2019

from “Oriori no Kotoba” by Kiyokazu Washida, The Asahi Shimbun"