Ataru mo hakke ataranu mo hakke
Fortune telling is a hit or miss business.
Bushi wa kuwanedo takayouji
A warrior will sport a toothpick even though he has not eaten
Deru kui wa utareru
The nail that stands up will be hammered down.
Hara ga hette wa ikusa ga dekinu
You can't do battle on an empty stomach.
Inu ga nishi mukya o wa higashi
If a dog faces west, it's tail is pointed east
(something is self-evident)
Mochi wa mochiya
For rice cakes, go to a rice cake maker.
I'm having fun, but I should go upstairs and stop getting distracted by fun stuff. Ah well. It's so nice to have someone around the house that I'm kind of reluctant to go bury myself in my writing yet.....