Life In Every Breath
Katsumoto:…You do not fear death, but sometimes you wish for it. Is this not so?Algren:Yes.Katsumoto:I, also. It happens to men who have seen what we have seen. And then I come to this place of my ancestors, and I remember: like these blossoms, we are all dying. To know life in every breath. Every cup of tea. Every life we take.The Way of the Warrior.Algren:(whispers) Life in every breath….Katsumoto:That is Bushidō.
— “The Last Samurai” (2003)