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我が身をつねって人の痛さを知れ
我が身を抓って人の痛さを知れ
Readings
わがみをつねってひとのいたさをしれ
wagamiwotsunettehitonoitasawoshire
English
Expression
Proverb
walk a mile in other's shoes to understand their suffering, you can't appreciate others' suffering until you've gone through it yourself, pinch yourself and know others' pain

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Kanjis
ON: KUN: われ, わ, わ.が-, わが-
ego, I, selfish, our, oneself

Stroke: 7 Grade: 6 JLPT: N1 SKIP: 4-7-3 FC: 2355.5


ON: シン KUN:
somebody, person, one's station in life

Stroke: 7 Grade: 3 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 4-7-3 FC: 2740.0


ON: ジン, ニン KUN: ひと, -り, -と
person

Stroke: 2 Grade: 1 JLPT: N4 SKIP: 4-2-4 FC: 8000.0


ON: ツウ KUN: いた.い, いた.む, いた.ましい, いた.める
pain, hurt, damage, bruise

Stroke: 12 Grade: 6 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 3-5-7 FC: 0012.2


ON: KUN: し.る, し.らせる
know, wisdom

Stroke: 8 Grade: 2 JLPT: N3 SKIP: 1-5-3 FC: 8640.0


ON: ソウ KUN: つ.ねる, つ.める, つね.る, つま.む
pick, pinch, summarize

Stroke: 7 SKIP: 1-3-4 FC: 5203.3