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他山の石, たざんのいし

  • tazannoishi


noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • lesson learned from someone's else mistake
  • object lesson
  • food for thought
  • stones from other mountains (can be used to polish one's own gems)

Examples of 他山の石,たざんのいし in a Sentence

Learn wisdom by faults of others.
The fault of another is a good teacher.

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