Mishima in 1956
January 14, 1925
Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan
|Died||November 25, 1970
Ichigaya, Tokyo, Japan
|Pen name||Yukio Mishima|
Novelist, playwright, poet,
|Alma mater||University of Tokyo|
|Spouse||Yoko Sugiyama (m. 1958)|
Noriko Tomita (daughter)
By means of microscopic observation and astronomical projection the lotus flower can become the foundation for an entire theory of the universe and an agent whereby we may perceive Truth.
At no time are we ever in such complete possession of a journey, down to its last nook and cranny, as when we are busy with preparations for it.